It’s International Day of Disabled Persons, and now more than ever, the voices of our disabled community must be heard!That’s why we are proud to support the DPO Coalition in launching a video series today, amplifying the voices and experiences of our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.Play the first episode below for Prudence and Jonathan’s important stories about the challenges of getting kai during Alert Levels 3 & 4, and what we can do to make sure that food and shopping are accessible for our whole team of 5 million!Please share this video to make sure our stories are heard this #DisabledPersonsDay

This video contains the following accessibility features: NZSL, Captions in English & te reo Māori; Audio Description.The DPO Coalition acknowledges the contribution of all disability sector organisations to make sure that the wellbeing of, informational needs, and support for disabled people was monitored and improved upon throughout the impact of COVID-19.