Being Me: Ivan

Profoundly blind acupuncturist and radio enthusiast, Ivan, is 72 years old. He’s never let his disability slow him down, and doesn’t intend to let age do so either.

2020 Attitude Awards Finlaists

The judges have sorted through a record number of nominations to the Attitude Awards this year. They've deliberated, debated and decided on the finalists. Here are 24 outstanding people making a major contribution to the lives of those in the disabled community.

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Being Me: Ivan
Being Me: Rufus
My Perfect Family: The Priestleys
Being Me: Claudia
My Perfect Family: Friedreich's Ataxia
Bulletproof: Anita
Being Me: Ming Ming
My Perfect Family: Sam and Jason
Bulletproof: Sophia Takes Life On
My Perfect Family: Jo & Leon
Changemakers: Umi Asaka
Bulletproof: Dinesh
My Perfect Family: Rasmussens
In My Mind: Dr Tom
My Perfect Family: Little People
Bulletproof: Amanda
My Perfect Family: Bold As Brass
Sir Robert Martin: A Human Rights Conversation
My Perfect Family: No Respite
Diabetes: The Silent Killer
My Perfect Family: Southland Lockdown
Outbreak: 2020
Impact: Stroke
My Perfect Family: Southland
SheLift: Part 2
SheLift Part 1
Being Me: Rachael Leahcar
Being Me: Sarah
Being Me: Erica
My Perfect Family: The Fergusons Part 2
My Perfect Family: The Fergusons Part 1
Bulletproof: Ashley
In My Mind: Teen Anxiety
My Perfect Family: Hunter
Tracking Towards Tokyo
Being Me: Barney Looks Back
Being Me: Cody Steps Up
Being Me: Jack
My Perfect Family: Kat and Ella
Finding a Cure for Motor Neurone Disease
Being Me: Samarra
Bulletproof: Jezza
In My Mind: Midlife Crisis
In My Mind: Breaking Point
My Perfect Family: Martine
Being Me: Joshua
Bulletproof: Tim
My Perfect Family: Fragile X
My Perfect Family: Candle Dad
Being Me: William
Being Me: Rachel Māia
Accessibility Matters Clive Lansink
Attitude Awards 2019: Preview
Accessibility Matters: Grace Stratton
Accessibility Matters: Tim Young
2019 Attitude Awards Night Special
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Accessibility - Get it in the big book of laws already

Young comedian, Josh Davies, attended the Access Matters debate to hear where each of NZ's political party's ideas on accessibility in the lead up to the election. How do their policies affect him as a young, visually impaired Kiwi?

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One year to go: Tokyo 2021 Paralympics

Paralympics New Zealand marks ‘One year to go’ to the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games with a celebration of all those Kiwis that support Paralympians and Para athletes up and down the country.