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From simple kitchen gadgets to advanced computer systems - there's a whole range of products to make life a bit easier.
According 111 to the 2001 Disability Survey by Statistics New Zealand: "one in five New Zealanders - 743,800 people - has a disability. 431,000 adults reported a physical disability and sensory disabilities affected over 272,800 adults."
In this report, we look at some of the products and services on offer to aid independent living for the disabled and elderly, and tell you where you can find out more detailed information.Highlights