Funding Agencies & Affiliations

index.jpegEnable New Zealand delivers a range of services for older people and people with a disability. These services are contracted by the Ministry of Health, ACC and some District Health Boards that are typically south of Hamilton.

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Accessable funds the provision of equipment, housing alterations and vehicle modifications on behalf of the Ministry of Health for people with a disability. Assists both public and private health sectors in the Auckland and Northland areas to enhance independent lifestyles.

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The Cerebral Palsy Society runs a programme called getThis&That which is a voucher system that allows members with Cerebral Palsy to purchase small items that are needed to manage the affects of their Cerebral Palsy. C1 South is on the supplier list that accepts these vouchers. Please click here for instructions on how to redeem your vouchers.

Membership Associations

index.pngWe are a member of MTANZ, the leading industry body representing medical technology manufacturers, importers and distributors of medical devices in New Zealand.

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We are a member of the NZWCS, a voluntary organisation made up of health care professionals from a variety of disciplines who share a common interest in wound management. NZWCS provides a supportive network in New Zealand for health professionals to share experience, expertise and knowledge in the area of wound care.

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We are an affiliate member of the NZACA, a not-for-profit, national membership organisation that represents all parts of the aged care residential sector. NZACA members provide long and short term residential services to those aged 65+ in New Zealand.

Disability Support

Weka.JPGWeka is a website created and maintained by NZFDIC and Enable New Zealand that provides information and links for people with different types of disabilities, their families and caregivers, health professionals and disability information providers.

Blogo-be-accessible.pnge. Accessible is a social change initiative and holistic framework for accessibility aimed at creating a truly accessible country for us all. Visit their website to read about all things related to accessibility, as well as their very useful tool for finding accessible places in New Zealand by searching 'what' and 'where' according to your needs.

logo.png3am provides consultation work on policy and processes in and around the world of disability, and professional training via workshops and trade shows including the disability equipment expo Show Your Ability, which we attend annually. Managed by OT David Guest who also specialises in environmental assessments and modifications.

Retailers

The Independent Living Service (ILS - formerly known as Disability Resource Centre Auckland) is a not-for-profit organisation with the largest disability information and advisory centre and product showroom in Auckland. The ILS has the widest range of disability products, equipment and aids for daily living including our exclusive Hands Free Brolly.

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Life Unlimited Hamilton is a not-for-profit organisation that provides information, equipment and various products that promote 'living independence for everyone'. Life Unlimited has an online store and nationwide store locations that showcases a wide range of disability products, including several of our aids for daily living.