New Agreement with NASCA

A new Relationship Agreement between The Federation and NZ NASCA was signed in October. Federation President Elinor Stratford said that it was timely to acknowledge the intersect between Disability Information Advisory Services (DIAS) and Needs Assessment Service Coordination (NASC). NASCA President Sonia Hawea said that the document shows very clearly the common aims of both organisations in ensuring that consumers are at the heart service provision. Plans for shared activities and regular communication between the two entities are being formulated.