With the Federal election on this Saturday, we thought it might be a good time to share what both of the major Parties have been saying regarding the NDIS.
Disability etiquette is a set of guidelines dealing specifically with how to approach a person with a disability. It comes down to one simple rule: do not assume.
In a drive for more inclusive communities the McGowan government has announced plans to develop a State Disability Plan which will underpin all Government activities and initiatives.
In 2011 the Productivity Commission inquiry into disability care and support highlighted the current [then] disability support system is underfunded, unfair, fragmented, and inefficient,
Recent research by the University of Melbourne shows that whilst people with disability represent nearly a fifth of the population, they are drastically under-represented in the workforce.
This is the first blog post from our new CEO, Justin O'Meara Smith. Justin joined the team in February and brings with him a wealth of knowledge and many years' experience working in senior management roles within the disability sector.