ACC sensitive claims
ACC can help pay for counselling and therapy sessions if you need support after a physical injury or after experiencing sexual abuse.
Find a counsellor in your area who can support your needs.
If you've experienced sexual violence
ACC provide support for anyone in New Zealand, including visitors to the country, who have experienced sexual violence. We may also be able to help if you're a New Zealand resident and have experienced sexual violence while travelling overseas. It doesn't matter if the event happened recently or a long time ago.
If you've experienced sexual violence. This support is fully funded and you can start whenever you're ready. There are also services available for your family and whānau.
Advocates work independently of ACC.
This group of people is often experts in ACC services and law if you are on this website you may be looking for help with an ACC claim.
As a user, myself of ACC advocacy services I have been made acutely aware ACC are hard to deal with.
ACC case lawyers, Depending on the size of your claim and the likely impact on your life an accident can cause. You are unfortunately likely to face hurdles with ACC.
If the battle becomes too much you can contact a lawyer to help. Take my advice to be wary of anything you sign, investigate fees and charges before signing.