Working with Muslim Families and Disability


About this resource

This booklet provides important cultural and religious information for working with Muslim families for the Auckland regional and national providers of Child Development Services.

Initiated by Issa Yusuf, Cultural Case Worker Waitemata DHB Child Development Services and guided by Sandy Latimer, Coordinator for the CALD Child Health & Disability Programme, Child Women & Family Service, Waitemata DHB.

Designed in partnership with the Ministry of Social Development Relationship Manager, Settling In, Family & Community Services, Janifa Khan Janif.

Expert advice and guidance provided by Sheik Khalil Ahmed Nadat, Mt Roskill Islamic Trust, Auckland.

Published on this website on request by the authors.

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Working with Muslim Families and Disability