Carers NZ is a national not for profit established by and for carers. It supports New Zealand’s 420,000+ family, whānau, and aiga carers of friends and family members who are ill, have disabilities, need assistance in old age, or who have a mental illness or addiction.
Its National Carer Resource Centre is based in Auckland, servicing a ‘network of networks’ of thousands of individual carers and charitable, community, and service organisations. It operates an 0800 helpline during business hours, an email hotline, and maintains a one stop information portal for carers at www.carers.net.nz Carers NZ is the Secretariat for the NZ Carers Alliance, a coalition of 45 national not for profits established in 2004 to build awareness of family caregiving and to encourage thoughtful decision-making for carers across society in areas such as work and care.
Diversitas is a leading Diversity Consultancy firm based in Auckland. It partners with clients in New Zealand and Australia to design and implement effective Human Capital strategies using a diversity and inclusiveness lens. Its client base includes multinational engineering, banking, manufacturing and professional services organisations as well as boutique New Zealand businesses looking for sustainable people solutions.