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What is available

Programmes and services

The Resource Centre is a service of the NZ Spinal Trust based at Burwood Hospital in Christchurch we provide resources and programmes for people with spinal cord impairment. We empower people with spinal cord impairments and their whānau to embrace positive futures by providing support and information services across New Zealand to help people overcome challenges, create strong networks, and pursue opportunities following their spinal impairment.

We have a unique collection on disability and rehabilitation, including spinal cord impairment, brain injury as well as other topics. We also have our own range of publications which you can access through our Shop page.

Library hours are Monday to Thursday: 10.30 am - 4.30 pm. Fridays: 1.00 pm – 4.30 pm

Available are laptops, tablets, computer training, free Wifi, printer, books, magazines/journals, DVDs, etc.

Search the Resource Centre catalogue

The Resource Centre has a good partnership with Christchurch City Libraries - check out their website Digital Library

For more information email or Ph: (03) 383 9484 or 0226006630

Resource Centre

Other Resources

Useful websites, check out the links below for more SCI related content

For issues relating to disabilities: articles, information, humour, news and views from the disabled community.

Contact us

For further information please contact Bernadette Cassidy

ph: (03) 383 9484