Spectrum Care is an independent charitable
trust that provides services for children, young people and adults with
disabilities, and their families.
Our services include 24-hour
support for people living in residential homes throughout the
Auckland and Waikato regions, respite
care for adults in the
Waikato and Bay of Plenty, and respite
care for children in
We also offer specialised Home
Support, Transitions and
services for people in the greater Auckland region, along
with a School
Holiday Programme of
activities for children.
of Choice and Choice
in Community Living programmes are specifically
focused on supporting people to their lives of
choice - lives like any other - in the community.
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As an organisation, we believe in providing person-centred
services and options that focus on individual needs.
All our services support people to identify
their personal goals and aspirations. These are developed into a
personalised and achievable ‘Outcomes’ plan, which supports our service
users to achieve their immediate and lifelong objectives.
Spectrum Care supports the principles of the
New Zealand Disability Strategy
and places great emphasis on the worth of the individual, personal
growth and the provision of holistic support for people with
Open two-way communication and the
development of community partnerships are integral to our