Disability Connect is a Disability Information Advisory Service. We are based in Penrose and operate throughout Auckland – north to Warkworth and south to Pukekohe.There are lots of ways we can help individuals with a disability, or family members of a disabled person, to navigate the New Zealand disability sector. We hold a CALD DIAS contract (Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Disability Information and Advisory Service) covering Counties Manukau DHB area.
This service Community members who will benefit from this service include individuals with a disability, their families, caregivers, providers and the general public. This service will particularly assist Chinese, Indian, Southeast Asian, Other Asian, Middle Eastern, African and Latin American/Hispanic families. We have a Mandarin/Cantonese speaking Information Advisor to assist with the Chinese Community.