Consumer network member Martine Abel helps focus on possibility, not disability

18 Dec 2017 | Partners in Care

Martine Abel

Martine Abel with her guide dog Westin, who are regular visitors to Wellington in her dual role with the Commission.

Martine Abel is a member of the Health Quality & Safety Commission's consumer network, and the consumer advisory group to the Board.

She is a Specialist Advisor in the Community Empowerment Unit at the Auckland Council. 

In this article from Auckland Council she discusses the importance of being at ‘the table at the time’ when decisions are being made about services for people with disability.




Last updated 18/12/2017