How do I apply for goverment funded equipment?

You may be able to apply to ACC or the Ministry of Health for funded equipment, depending on your situation.

  • ACC¬†provides equipment for people with injury-related disabilities or rehabilitation needs.
  • The Ministry of Health provides equipment for people who have a physical, intellectual, sensory (vision or hearing) and/or age-related disability.

Firstport has information about how to apply for equipment.

Government funded disability and rehabilitation equipment

Firstport also has information about grants for equipment if you are unable to get government funding.

Grants for disabled children, young people and adults



Did this article answer your question?