The study was inspired by a growing awareness of the abuse of disabled people living in the New Zealand community. Next, while international research has highlighted that disabled people are vulnerable to an array of abuse by family members and those outside of the family charged with their provision of care, no such research has been conducted in New Zealand.


Creator | Kaihanga
Dr Michael Roguski
Year of Creation | Tau
Publisher | Kaiwhakaputa
Tairawhiti Community Voice
Creative Commons Licence
Attribution CC BY
Keywords | Kupu
abuse, disability, disabled
Main Language | Reo Matua
Submitter's Rights | Nga Tika o te Kaituku
I am the author / creator of this resource
This Research has
been peer reviewed by academics at a university
Bibliographic Citation | Whakapuakanga

Roguski, M. (2013). The hidden abuse of disabled people residing in the community: An exploratory study. Gisborne: Tairawhiti Community Voice.

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