Creating a new language for deaf and disabled people

  On 25 November, CCS Disability Action (Northern Region) staff members Pia Jane and Cecelia Waitohi participated in the annual Signs of Professionalism Conference at AUT’s City Campus. Run by the Sign Language Interpreters of New Zealand (SLIANZ), the conference features a line-up of presentations and workshops on various topics.   With support from Disability Action Team Leader […]

Information on the 2018 Census

Every five years, New Zealand households take part in a national census. This year’s census takes place on Tuesday, 6 March.   Why is it important to take part in the census, you say?   The census provides the information that government department and agencies will depend on to make decisions that will effect all New Zealanders. […]