Our dream

AccessAbility dreams of a community approach where disabled people live well now, can dream big and live the life they have imagined.


Our beliefs

  • He aha te mea nui? He tangata! He tangata! He tangata! What is the most important thing? It is people! It is people! It is people!
  • Te whare tapa whā. Value the whole person.
  • Investing in and supporting people to be their own agents of change.
  • Family, whānau and friends matter.
  • Sharing stories can teach, inspire and enrich lives.
  • Enhancing community connections through active citizenship.
  • Hope carries people a long way.
  • Information is powerful.
  • Sustainable practices and sustainable solutions.

Spirit and attributes

We aspire to be:

  • thought leaders
  • entrepreneurial
  • influential
  • visionary
  • responsive
  • collaborative
  • inclusive
  • authentic
  • ethical.