Our vision

Our Vision 

  • Knowledge
  • Access
  • Acceptance
  • Strategic Plan

Our Mission

  • We provide accessible resources which will empower people with disabilities to make personal choices about their qaulity of life.
  • Improving qaulity of life
  • Personal empowerment
  • Knowledge of our community

Our Purpose

  • Secure access to resources such as information, funding, equipment, and training according to community need.
  • To raise awareness of the needs of people with disabilities.
  • To provide leadership to unite the sector to ensure benefit for users and providers.
  • To be holistic, pan-sector information provider.

Our Values

  • The centre was created by Taranaki People for Taranaki people.
  • All activities are under taken with passion, trust, respect, openess and mutual support.
  • Within New Zealand Federation of Disabilities Information Centres standards.
  • Undertake Viable and sustainable activities to respond to the changing demographic needs of the community.


Call or email us


06 759 0019




28 Young Street, New Plymouth 4310
PO Box 1550 Westown
New Plymouth 4340