“Beautiful’ to help people
What makes you motivated to go to work each day? To do your best and meet the goals and objectives set before you. Living with a disability can be “upsetting” (as stated by Winnie) – the difference we can make is in the work we do which spurs individuals on to make the world in which we live be an…
Family Funded Care
The government have recently announced changes to Funded Family Care. A raft of changes which include pay rates for carers from minimum wage to a maximum of $25.50 per house, for carers with a family member or spouse that has high needs due to disability, health conditions, mental health, addition or old age.
The changes will come in to effect…
Caregiving parents and partners of disabled people to be paid
(Article from stuff.co.nz) The Government is set to inject $32 million into paying parents and partners to care for people with high support needs and is scrapping an unusual employment situation those people are in.
John Forman has two adult children with a rare degenerative genetic condition. His severely disabled daughter lives at home and, under current laws,…