The Families Commission developed its Disabled Parenting resource to share existing knowledge about the needs and experiences of disabled parents, and to identify and discuss related issues.
The resource highlights the support and initiatives that make a positive difference for disabled parents and their families and whanau.
It focuses particularly on:
Issues and challenges facing disabled parents
Practices, guidelines and initiatives available to support disabled parents, their families and whanau
The identification of services and support ‘delivery gaps’
Barriers to disabled parents accessing particular services and supports
Visit the Families Commission website to download other interesting reports, publications and news items.