Welcome to IHC New Zealand

IHC will advocate for the rights, inclusion and welfare of all people with intellectual disabilities and support them to live satisfying lives in the community.



IHC Group News

Keep up to date with the latest news and information across the IHC Group.

What's happening across the country

Check out what some of the people we support have been doing around the country to keep entertained during their extra downtime.

National Services Review - have your say

Consultation has now started for the National IDEA Services Review, and feedback will be open until Monday 24 August 2020.

IHC Group COVID-19 Update

As you will be aware, we have moved to COVID-19 Alert Level 3 in Auckland and Alert Level 2 throughout the rest of the country.

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IHC Annual General Meeting 2020

IHC Annual General Meeting and Board Remit Proposed Amendments to Constitution and Rules.

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Disability Sector Election Event

You are invited to the Disability Sector Election Event to hear politicians talk about their policy priorities for people with disabilities.

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Entries are open for the IHC Art Awards

The IHC Art Awards provides artists with an intellectual disability the opportunity to have their talent recognised, their voices heard and to sell their work.

Enter the IHC Art Awards

IHC Family-Whānau Liaisons

The IHC Family-Whānau Liaison programme is a pilot programme running in Northland, Manawatū/Horowhenua, Christchurch and Dunedin with thanks to the IHC Foundation.

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 The IHC Group

The IHC Group includes our charitable programmes and three wholly-owned subsidiaries

IDEA Services supports adults of all ages with intellectual disabilities to live in their own homes and be part of their local communities.

Accessible Properties provides social and disability housing and a place for people to belong and thrive.

Choices NZ facilitates flexible support relationships and access to community services to help people with all disabilities and health-related conditions achieve their goals.

Work for us

IHC is New Zealand’s leading provider of services for people with intellectual disabilities. Our Mission is at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to supporting people with intellectual disabilities to lead satisfying lives in the community and to providing housing and tenancy services to people in need.

Our staff are dedicated and hardworking. A career with the IHC Group can be very rewarding, fulfilling and challenging. We are focused on making sure that our staff receive the support that they need to do their jobs and that they have a healthy and safe work environment.

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Give today and make a difference

A large number of IHC’s programmes are not funded by government, so your donations are essential for us to carry out our work.