About the Assisted Dying Service

Overview information November 2021 This information sheet provides an overview about the assisted dying service that is available in Aotearoa New Zealand from 7 November 2021.   Assisted dying is a sensitive topic and may be difficult for some people. If reading this information raises some distressing feelings for you, please …

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Grief

Grief can be very painful. You may feel a range of emotions such as sadness, shock, anger and distress. There is no correct way to grieve or time it should take: your grief is unique to you. Ways of grieving may also vary in different cultures and religions. Be kind …

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Influenza vaccine information 2021

The Flu is a virus. It can make some people very sick. Each year, lots of people go to their doctors and pharmacists to get the flu vaccine. This is an injection that can protect you from catching or spreading flu and you can’t get the flu from the injection. …

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Mā Te Rongo Ake / Through Listening and Hearing

About this report Mā Te Rongo Ake (Through Listening and Hearing) is a report from the Initial Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission to the Minister of Health. The report assesses progress of the Government’s response to He Ara Oranga, the inquiry into mental health and addiction. The report also describes …

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COVID-19: Information in NZSL

External link: https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/covid-19-novel-coronavirus/covid-19-resources-and-tools/covid-19-accessible-information/covid-19-new-zealand-sign-language

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This resource includes guidance for medical professionals working with Deaf and hearing impaired clients.

CCDHB Hospital Resources

Capital and Coast DHB has developed some great NZSL resources about visiting the hospital for hospital staff and the Deaf community. You can learn more about the resources below or visit the Capital and Coast DHB wesbite here to view the resources. Capital and Coast, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa DHBs want …

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