Blog: Researching views on assisted dying

By Deborah Balmer and colleagues on 5/02/2020

Dr Rosemary Frey, Dr Deborah Balmer, and Ms Katherine Nelson from the University of Otago are seeking people aged 60+ to answer a questionnaire on views about assisted dying.

Blog: Safer walking

By Clare Teague on 5/02/2020

Clare Teague from LandSAR (Land Search And Rescue New Zealand ) discusses the importance of safe walking for people living with dementia and New Zealand's own Wandatrack programme.

Blog: Person-centred care and Tom Kitwood’s legacy

By Matthew Croucher on 5/02/2020

Dr Matthew Croucher reviews the new edition of Tom Kitwood's influential book "Dementia Reconsidered.  The Person Comes First".

Health and Disability System Review released

By NZDF on 5/02/2020

The Health Minister has released the final report of the Health and Disability System Review, which makes a series of far-reaching recommendations.