Enable New Zealand delivers a range of contracted services for the Ministry of Health and for some other District Health Boards. These services include:

  • Equipment and Modification Services
  • Vehicle and Housing Modification Services
  • Children's Spectacle Subsidy
  • Hearing Aid Subsidy & Funding Scheme
  • Disability Information and Advisory Services
  • Firstport Website
  • Needs Assessment & Service Coordination
  • Wheelchair and Seating Outreach Services
  • Short Term Loan Equipment Provision
  • Palliative Care 


Child / Tamariki, Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Referral


Please contact us to check your funding eligibility.


Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (29 Mar), Easter Sunday (31 Mar), Easter Monday (1 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct).

Languages Spoken


Services Provided

Home support

Home equipment, Needs assessment

  • Home equipment
  • Needs assessment
Disability support services

Aids and equipment, Disability information and advisory services, Needs assessment and service coordination (NASC), Hearing and vision services

  • Aids and equipment
  • Disability information and advisory services
  • Needs assessment and service coordination (NASC)
  • Hearing and vision services


Bay of Plenty, Canterbury, Central Auckland, Central Lakes, East Auckland, Hawkes Bay, Hutt, Lakes, MidCentral, Nelson Marlborough, North Auckland, Northland, Dunedin - South Otago, South Auckland, South Canterbury, Southland, Tairāwhiti, Taranaki, Waikato, Wairarapa, Waitaki, Wellington, West Auckland, West Coast, Whanganui


Contact Details

This page was last updated at 9:31AM on December 19, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Enable New Zealand.