-  ADSA AGM: Notice of Annual General Meeting and Committee Nomination Form read more»

-  Kids Foundation Razzamatazz Show read more»

-  Māpura Studios: Open Day 2017 read more»

-  Disability Connect Seminars & Meetings read more»

-  Down Syndrome Swimming Australia National Championships 2017  read more»
ADSA AGM: Notice of Annual General Meeting and Committee Nomination Form
Date/Time: Sunday 27 August 2017, 2.00 - 4.00pm
Venue: Disability Connect offices, 3B Olive Road, Penrose
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Kids Foundation Razzamatazz Show: Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 September 2017
Venue: Clouston Hall | St Cuthberts School | 122 Market Road | Auckland
Times: 12.00pm or 3.00pm
The Razzamatazz show is 60 minutes long and is suitable for all ages but is targeted more towards young children than teenagers. The show is intended to be enjoyed by special needs or disadvantaged children. "Fantastic family oriented comedy with a WOW factor." We have a limited number of tickets for ADSA members only. If you would like to attend the show, please email Christel ASAP with the preferred show time/day and the number of adults and children in your family who would like to attend. Tickets are limited.

Māpura Studios: Open Day 2017
When: Saturday 30 September
Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm
Where: Māpura Studios | Fowlds Park | Rocky Nook Ave | St Lukes
All welcome! In celebration of Auckland Art Week 2017 - join in the fun; art-making workshops, food, face painting, entertainment and music for the whole family.  

Beautiful, quality artwork and merchandise for sale, in an exhibition of their students works, from all classes.
Māpura Studios website»
Youth Development Camp: 24 - 26 November
Vaughan Park Retreat Centre, Long Bay, Auckland
The NZDSA would like to invite a youth/young adult who is a member of the NZDSA to attend a Youth Development Camp in November 2017.

This is a great opportunity for them to develop their independence and enhance their self-confidence. It will also create an opportunity for them to explore their future goals and to form friendships with other young people from around the country. Applications close 25 August 2017.
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Disability Connect Seminars & Meetings
Important Notice
Disabiltiy Connect now charges $50 including GST for each professional working in the Disability Sector attending our seminars. This can be paid by cash, cheque (made out to our full organisation name Parent and Family Resource Centre Inc) or direct debit. We do not accept credit card or Eftpos payments. We are happy to send an invoice at the time of booking. Payment is required prior to attendance.

Detailed information on the following seminars or workshops is available via the Disability Connect website.

  • Chinese Families Autism Support Group Meeting
  • Indian and South Asian Families caring for their Disabled/Special Needs Family Members Monthly Support Group Meeting
  • Education Legal Issues
  • Individualised Funding (IF) Including Respite
  • Living Options Seminars
  • Planning for Adulthood - The Legal Framework around Disability and Disability Rights
  • Transition Seminars
  • Work & Income Support SeminarsSupport groups – Disability Connect
  • Transition Expo​  
Down Syndrome Swimming Australia National Championships 2017
Where: Geelong, Australia
When: 23 and 24 September 2017
This event is open to New Zealand swimmers with Down syndrome who are keen on some fun and competition. See the flyer for more information or contact Libby Mitchell at
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