Our Guiding Philosophy – The Reason We Exist
Polio NZ exists to create conditions so that polio survivors live life to its full potential, and achieve optimum quality of life.
Polio New Zealand’s vision is that all people who have survived polio in New Zealand have affordable access to appropriate health care and the support required to maintain independence and make informed life choices.
Reaching every polio survivor in New Zealand and educating health professionals about the Late Effects of Polio (LEoP).
Our Core Values
We are here for the
interests of all polio survivors
We are a channel/conduit
of information and
We are knowledgeable,
trusted & professional
We are approachable,
friendly and non-judgemental