Barriers

Social Exclusion

James is employed by a firm which meets socially at restaurants once a month on a Friday night. Unfortunately he is unable to take part in these gatherings.

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Anzac Day Parking

Anzac day is one of national and personal importance and pride to all New Zealanders, including those with disabilities.

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Wheelchair Accessible Taxis

Stories detailing the lack of wheelchair taxis are all too common. Access to appropriate transport makes a huge difference to people's lives, their ability to gain employment and to take part in public activities.

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A Brand New Inaccessible Sport Stadium

A newly built, high tech, world class sporting facility built to modern architectural and building code specifications omitted to provide proper facilities for people with disabilities. Downstairs, where the public do not sit, it has provided accessible toilet facilities.

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Accessible Education Talking Points

Accessible Education speaking points for Meeting with Minister Sepuloni 1 Feb

For Access Alliance delegation

I’d like to tell you about why creating an accessible and inclusive educational environment for all students is really important to me and I’m happy to send through my notes on this afterwards too. I’ll start by telling you a little bit about my own education.

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