Why choose VHN?

What is the NorthAble Very High Needs Service (VHN)?

  • Tailor-made for you - your own holistic, individual plan
  • The NorthAble VHN Coordinator is mobile and will come to meet with you, your family/whanau, and support people.
  • The service is fluid in response to changes in their life
  • It can align with MSD day programmes
  • The NorthAble VHN Coordinator works beside you to implement your plan
  • The plan is regularly reviewed to meet your needs.

Why choose the NorthAble VHN Service?

  • Make a plan for ongoing study, work or community participation once you have left school
  • Get support for the activities you like doing now
  • Set new goals
  • Expand your horizons
  • Try new things
  • Participate in community services and activities
  • Get out and about
  • Make new friends
  • Learn new skills
  • Make your own choices
  • Lead a fulfiling life
  • Live your preferred life

 For more information, check out our VHN Information Sheet (PDF, 484 KB)