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IHC will advocate for the rights, inclusion and welfare of all people with intellectual disabilities and support them to live satisfying lives in the community.

Ka kauwhau tikanga a IHC mō ngā tika, mō te whai tūranga tūturu me te toiora o ngā tāngata whai hauātanga hinengaro katoa, me te tautoko i tō rātou noho rangatira i te hapori.

IHC highlights

Farewell to ground-breaking champion of intellectually disabled people

Sir Robert Martin, a lifetime champion for the rights of people with intellectual disabilities and the first New Zealander with an intellectual disability to be knighted, has died in Whanganui.

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Stand Tall app named finalist for prestigious tech award

We are thrilled to share the exciting news that IHC’s Stand Tall app has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious Best Hi-Tech Solution for the Public Good Award. Stand Tall is a free budgeting game that teaches young people with intellectual disability how to manage money.

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IHC Media's new website is live!

With content for, and by, people with intellectual disability, IHC Media offers live online sessions, courses, webinars, and a safe space to share stories, photos and videos. It's a tool to further connect our community.

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2023 IDEA Services Regional Kapa Haka Festivals

Click here to view the live performances and galleries from the 2023 IDEA Services Regional Kapa Haka Festivals.

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Advice for families and whānau

The IHC Group

The IHC Group includes our charitable programmes and three wholly-owned subsidiaries.

IDEA Services logo

IDEA Services supports adults of all ages with intellectual disabilities to live in their own homes and be part of their local communities.

IDEA Services website
Choices NZ logo

Choices NZ facilitates flexible support relationships and access to community services to help people with all disabilities and health-related conditions achieve their goals.

Choices NZ website
Accessible Properties logo

Accessible Properties provides social and disability housing and a place for people to belong and thrive.

Accessible Properties website

Join our team

IHC is New Zealand’s leading provider of services for people with intellectual disabilities. Our Mission is at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to supporting people with intellectual disabilities to lead satisfying lives in the community and to providing housing and tenancy services to people in need.

Our staff are dedicated and hardworking. A career with the IHC Group can be very rewarding, fulfilling and challenging. We are focused on making sure that our staff receive the support that they need to do their jobs and that they have a healthy and safe work environment.

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