We offer a range of coordinated and integrated specialist services, aimed at supporting each person’s unique and individual needs.

Our Behaviour Support team

Our Behaviour Support team works with people and alongside parents/caregivers and staff to:

  • Conduct assessments related to the need for behavioural interventions
  • Develop and implement strategies to help manage challenging behaviours
  • Monitor and regularly review behaviour support strategies
  • Identify and work towards achieving meaningful goals
  • Help parents/caregivers develop the skills to effectively manage challenging behaviours
  • Build relationships with other professionals and providers in the disability community
  • Provide training and support across all our regions and services

Our Speech and Language team

Our Speech and Language team works with people and alongside parents/caregivers and staff to:

  • Conduct assessments in relation to people’s speech, language and feeding/dysphagia needs
  • Develop and implement strategies to help manage these needs and desired outcomes
  • Monitor and regularly review the impact and ongoing success of these strategies
  • Identify and work towards achieving meaningful communication goals
  • Help parents/caregivers develop the skills to effectively manage speech, language and feeding/dysphagia difficulties
  • Build relationships with other professionals and providers in the disability community
  • Provide training and support across all our regions and services

Our Clinical, Health and Ageing team

Our Clinical, Health and Ageing team works with people and alongside parents/caregivers and staff to:

  • Conduct regular assessments of people’s health and medication needs through our Comprehensive Health Assessment Programme
  • Partner with DHBs and tertiary institutions in pursuit of better health outcomes for the people we support
  • Develop and implement strategies to help manage these needs and desired outcomes
  • Monitor and regularly review the impact and ongoing success of these strategies
  • Identify and work towards achieving meaningful health improvement and medication management
  • Help parents/caregivers develop the skills to effectively manage speech, language and feeding/dysphagia difficulties
  • Build relationships with other professionals and providers in the health and disability communities
  • Provide training and support across all our regions and services

Call us today on 09 634 3790 to find out more about our Specialist support.