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The Covid Complication  – some tips and useful links

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for a downloadable copy of this resource, click here by Tricia Hendry The COVID-19 pandemic has given family, whānau and aiga carers an extra obstacle to navigate around! There is…

COVID-19 Guidance

Carers in COVID-19 Resource

This information for carers is available to read at the Ministry of Health’s website here, or you can download a word or pdf version.

Carers NZ has created resources that you can download for free:

Tips & Tools for getting through another lockdown day

The Covid complication.

wecare.kiwi – for care and support through Covid-19.

COVID-19 information for family, whānau and āiga carers is available to download here. It’s a handy resource to keep close by.

Vaccine rollout plan: The COVID-19 | KOWHEORI-19 vaccine rollout plan is underway. The NZ Government, together with the Ministry of Health and Unite Against Covid-19, have released an infosheet, Covid-19 vaccine: your questions answered. Download a copy here.

Mental Health support

In crisis? Emergency contact numbers for free, professional emergency assistance right now, no matter where you live in New Zealand.  1.If this is an emergency phone 111 If anyone is…

Right on the edge? Close to losing control?

by Tricia Hendry Steps to take when stress is extreme and you’re struggling to cope. The journey of family, whanau and aiga carers can be extraordinarily demanding. At times, strong…

COVID-19 Updates

updated 20 October 2021 Parts of Waikato remain at Alert Level 3. This will be reviewed on Friday 22 October 2021 Advice for Waikato Auckland remains at Step 1 of Alert…

Keeping safe through Covid-19

General guidelines  We asked carers what they learned during the first lockdown. Their advice is practical and sensible  stay safe by following guidance about hygiene including wearing masks when out…

Abuse in Care Inquiry

The Royal Commission investigating historic abuse and neglect in state and faith-based care has been hearing from disabled people, and people within the sector about their experiences. The Commission is…

Briefing Updates

Carers NZ and the Carers Alliance are engaging with the Government and all parties to ensure better progress for New Zealand’s 430,000+ family, whanau, and aiga carers in the next three years.