Disability

This section tells you about your rights when you use a health or disability service, and what you can do if you are not happy with the services and support you receive. This section also has other information and resources to help you.

Free phone HDC: 0800 11 22 33
Free phone Advocacy: 0800 555 050

The Code and your rights
The Code and your rights

The Code and your rights

Find out what your rights are when you use a health or disability service.

Making a complaint
Making a complaint

Making a complaint

Find out how to make a complaint if you are not happy with a health or disability service you receive.

Health Passport
Health Passport

Health Passport

A Health Passport is a booklet where you can write down information about how you want people to communicate with you and support you when you receive a health or disability service.

Disability related resources
Disability related resources

Disability related resources

See what disability related resources the Health and Disability Commissioner has developed.