Albinism Trust is a voluntary not for profit organisation which is committed to emphasising positives and achievements by people with Albinism. The Trust was established at Palmerston North on Saturday 6th October 2007. On 1st April 2008 we were Registered with the Charities Commission [ Reg No CC22352 ]
Our six Trustees are Allen Little – Levin; Richard Baines – Hutt; Dr Don McLaren – Geraldine; Rod Buick – Geraldine; Lance Patterson – Dunedin; Hazem Abd Elkader – Lower Hutt.
We aim to:
Share ideas and information which enables people with Albinism to live, learn, work and play.
Be a resource hub for parents and families of children with Albinism.
Promote understanding and positive attitudes about Albinism.
Advocate for persons with Albinism.
- Be an effective member of the Blindness Sector Forum (NZ) and collaborate with various organisations seeking to advance the interests of Blind and Sight Impaired persons.