Amplify the collective voice to improve healthcare and wellbeing for people and their whānau living with a rare disorder
The Kōtare (sacred kingfisher) is a taonga of Aotearoa New Zealand. It is common, but is not often seen. That’s why they’re a perfect symbol for rare disorders. As part of our ongoing ‘Fair For Rare’ campaign, we’re running a colouring competition for Children’s Day 2021 (November 20)
In this issue. International Children's Day Colouring Competition, Health Select Committee Hearing, Wellington Rare Disorder Catchup, The Medicine Gap, COVID Vaccine Update
Rare Disorders NZ has made a submission to the “Consultation on content for the 2023 10-year New Zealand Disability Survey” on behalf of the rare disorder community as we do not feel those with a rare disorder have been included in the survey questions
The Ministry of Health does not recommend the development of a national framework for rare disorders at this stage.