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15 May 2017

By Synthia Dash

Summary of funded disability workforce grants for March 2017 grant round

A summary of the funding allocated in the March 2017 grant round for the Consumer Leadership Development Grant and the Workforce Development Grant. The next funding round is in September.


15 December 2016

By Synthia Dash

2016 summary of funded disability grants

In 2016, 133 applications from 63 organisations across New Zealand received consumer leadership development grant (CLDG) or workforce development grant (WDG) funding from Te Pou. Two funding rounds were held for each grant: one in March and one in September.


8 October 2015

By Te Pou

Leaders for the people

Enthusiastic participants of a “Leadership course for Emerging Leaders” have re-named the programme “Leaders for the People”.


4 September 2015

Stewart Centre @ EIT does ‘Whatever It Takes’ to improve services for people with brain injuries

The Stewart Centre @ EIT provides rehabilitation services to 77 people who have experienced trauma or brain injuries. Recently two staff members, Sherilyn Rawlings and Pete McLachlan, attended the brain injury course ‘Whatever It Takes’ at the Auckland University of Technology (AUT).