Media Release: Access Alliance welcomes Disability Minister’s commitment to improving access to work - 17th November.
The Access Alliance welcomes Disability Minister Carmel Sepuloni’s commitment to increasing access for New Zealanders with a disability.
The Minister was responding to a discussion paper from the Maxim Institute that more needs to be done to remove the barriers for people with disability gaining meaningful employment*.
Media Release- Embargoed until: 9am Tuesday 5th September
A national poll conducted by UMR commissioned and released today by the Access Alliance shows the vast majority of New Zealanders want action on improving accessibility for people with disabilities.Read more
Media Advisory: Prominent international disability advocate David Lepofsky to visit New Zealand - 01 September 2017
The Blind Foundation is proud to bring renowned disability rights campaigner David Lepofsky to New Zealand to speak on behalf of The Access Alliance Access Matters campaign on the need for Parliament to pass Accessibility Legislation.Read more
Media Release: Disabled advocates speak in support of open letter
Advocates with a range of disabilities have come together to launch an Open Letter today calling on all parliamentary parties to commit to introducing much needed accessibility legislation.Read more