LFTI acknowledges and thanks the many individuals and organisations which have supported its activities since 1969. Together, our objective is to make a meaningful difference to New Zealand, and we thank you as always for ongoing support.
In late 2019, the clinical services operation, trading as Laura Fergusson Rehabilitation, commenced the transition out of its Crown Agency contracts.
The first 9 months was occupied in working with the Crown Agency responsible for each of our clients ensuring that those clients and their families would have a choice amongst alternative service providers chosen by the relevant Crown Agency to fulfil the contracts previously held by LFTI. Subsequently the LFTI Board of Management has committed itself to establishing a robust and sustainable financial platform from which LFTI can continue to serve the Disabled Community consistently with its Constitution.
Our focus is on financially sustainable service offerings which will be compatible with and complementary to other service offerings. This is expected to involve both collaborative initiatives and stand-alone projects continuing with our purpose of enabling disabled persons towards achieving their potential and independence in daily living. We have already identified initiatives in the following areas: