Overall, DPA welcomes this strategy as the beginning of a journey towards greater economic participation and prosperity for all Wellingtonians.

Disabled people should be involved as full partners in this journey as students, apprentices/trainees and workers. The barriers which prevent us from being full participants in training and employment should be progressively removed.

DPA makes seven recommendations towards achieving this is our submission.

Read DPA's submission on the Draft Wellington Regional Workforce Plan(Word Doc)