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The Covid Complication  – some tips and useful links

by Editor

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…

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.

Part 4A finally repealed under urgency

The repeal of Part 4A goes some way toward redressing the problems of paying family carers and corrects an injustice that should never have happened, say the Carers Alliance and Carers NZ.

 

Carers forgotten, report finds

Almost 700 carers completed the Caring In Lockdown survey.

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.