Growing up with a sibling living with disability

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This edition of the Disability Support Guide covers the things for parents to keep in mind to foster a strong connection... Read more

Accessible accommodation options in rural or remote areas

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For people with disability, living in accessible accommodation that supports their needs ensures they can remain socially... Read more

Understanding the National Construction Code’s accessible housing standards

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Housing accessibility has long been a debated issue for the disability sector, but the introduction of new Livable Housing... Read more

How does disability support work in the justice system?

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People come into contact with the criminal justice system for many different reasons and often need support during their... Read more

What disability supports can I access as a veteran?

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The Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) offers a range of supports and services to veterans with disability. Read more

Leaving a group home – tips for moving into your own home

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While group homes can be a great way for adults with disability to get support while living in the community, they don’t... Read more

Smart assistive technology options at home

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Assistive technology (AT) can be installed to help with all kinds of tasks at home and home automation is becoming more and... Read more

Your guide to moving out of the family home

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Moving out of the family home you live in can be a big challenge, but many people have this achievement as a goal of... Read more

Looking for respite? Learn what options are available

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Carers fulfil their role out of love for a person with disability who needs support, but at times day to day caring... Read more

Moving out of a nursing home? Here’s what to think about

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With the introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) it is now easier than ever for people with disability... Read more

Why should people with disability move out of nursing homes?

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Across Australia, there are younger people with disability living in nursing homes because of the level of support they need.... Read more

Jamie-Lee’s story – “Don’t let anyone tell you how you can live your life”

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Proving to herself and others that she can live independently allows Jamie-Lee to enjoy the lifestyle she wants to lead and... Read more

Individualised Living Options funding explained

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There are many options for people with disability to be supported in different ways in their homes through National Disability... Read more

Quadriplegic mum continues her adventures thanks to NDIS funds

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After an accident left self-confessed adventurer Joanna Fowler with a spinal cord injury, the Brisbane mum-of-two is using... Read more