Field          Community and Social Services


Revision of Whānau Ora and Community Support unit standard 26975





Health, Disability, and Aged Support

Whānau Ora and Community Support



Careerforce, the Community Support Services ITO, has completed the revision of the unit standard listed above.


Date new version published                                                             April 2013


Planned review date                                                                           December 2016





The unit standard listed above was revised to enable assessment to take place for a broader range of communication supports.


Main changes


An additional evidence requirement was added to outcome 3 and the range statement for evidence requirement 3.2 was amended to enable assessment against the standard in situations where access to interpreter services was not required.  The standard still requires learners to demonstrate appropriate knowledge of the stated range of communication supports.