COVID-19 Information for People with Disabilities

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The Ministry of Health has released some COVID-19 information for people with disabilities and their family and whānau. You can find all the information here. It includes assessment and testing, information about alert level 4, accessing support, how to stay safe, useful links and an easy-to-read section.

The Ministry of Health has a lot of information on their website about COVID-19 and support that is available to people, including the delayed changes to Family Funded Care.

Aspire Canterbury is a Disability Information Service and are always available to answer your questions, provide support or have a chat. If you have any questions about COVID-19, coping during the lockdown, COVID-19 information for people with disabilities or anything at all, you can always contact us using the details on our Contact Us page. Community means everything to us and we would like to do what we can to help and support you through this time. Please remember, we are a community resource and hub, we have been providing information, solutions and support for approximately 40 years. If you are uncertain about anything at all, contact us, chances are we may be able to help or connect you to a service that can help.