Receiving an Autism diagnosis as an adult

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A lot of people living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) were diagnosed as a child but sometimes the signs are so... Read more

Meet the Team: William Butcher

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Introducing the people behind the scenes at DPS, the company bringing you Disability Support Guide and Talking... Read more

How to identify hearing impairments in children and why early diagnosis is important

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Hearing loss can happen at any age, but it’s especially important to diagnose hearing impairments in younger children,... Read more

Questions to ask your Local Area Coordinator

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For many people, Local Area Coordinators (LACs) are the main point of contact for the National Disability Insurance... Read more

Meet the Team: Michelle Beech

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Introducing the people behind the scenes at DPS, the company bringing you Disability Support Guide and Talking... Read more

How assistance dogs can help people with disability

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Assistance dogs are working animals trained to help people with disability move around, improve health, perform general... Read more

What is a hearing impairment and how can it be treated?

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Hearing impairments occur when there is a problem with one or more parts of the ears, the nerves coming from the ears,... Read more

Advanced care planning for people with disability

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It’s not something that people like to think of, but there may come a time when you’re not able to express your wants... Read more

Creating an estate plan for parents with a disabled child

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As a parent, you want to make sure your children are looked after. One of the biggest concerns for parents of a child... Read more

Recognising autism in boys and girls – what's the difference?

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The current rates of autism suggest boys are four times more likely to be diagnosed with ASD than girls. Almost... Read more

Key questions to consider before switching your NDIS to plan managed

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So you’ve thought about having your National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) funds plan managed but you’re unsure if... Read more

What you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine

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With the slow pace of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout to the disability sector in Australia, Federal and State Governments... Read more

Mythbusting information about the COVID-19 vaccine

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People with disability have had a hard start to the year, especially after the shocking news that the Federal Government... Read more

How can palliative care be more accessible for people with intellectual disabilities?

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People with intellectual disability are facing increasing rates of life-limiting illnesses, such as cardio-vascular... Read more

How can a NDIS plan manager help you?

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A registered plan management provider can help you manage your NDIS funds if you don’t want the NDIA to manage your plan... Read more