Donald Beasley Institute Health & Wellbeing Research

Donald Beasley Institute Health & Wellbeing Research

This is a final friendly reminder that Phase One of the Disabled Person-Led Monitoring of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Health and Wellbeing) closes this Friday, 24th of July 2020.  So far we’ve had an incredible response, with a great number of disabled people and their whānau sharing their ideas […]

Parents Virtual Zoom Gatherings

Resuming Thursday 23rd July 11.30am till 1pm (tune in from 11.15am ready for a prompt start).  These virtual Zoom meetings run every Thursday at the same time and are a collaboration between Family Network NZ and Complex Care Group.  The meetings are designed for parents to express their concerns, challenges and triumphs in supporting their […]


Join us this Thursday 16th July for the next Families Virtual Gathering (a collaboration between Complex Care Group and Family Network NZ). These meetings are for parents to discuss and explore the challenges and possible solutions to the issues we face.   The Zoom calls will run every Thursday from 11.30am till 1pm – participants […]

Carers NZ ‘Caring in Lockdown’ report July 2020

PLEASE SEE BELOW INFORMATION FROM CARERS NZ REGARDING THEIR CARING IN LOCKDOWN REPORT Covid-19 Survey Report: Caring In Lockdown   Supporting Others Almost 700 carers completed our comprehensive survey to give a picture of how they and their families fared during New Zealand’s Covid-19 lockdown. Read the resulting report here: Final Caring In Lockdown Report July […]

COVID19 Alert Level 2 Guidelines

Updated guidelines on life at Alert Level 2 have now been released. New Zealand moves to Alert Level 2 at midnight Wednesday 13th May 2020.