Natasha builds confidence while staying true to herself in the ‘perfect' workplace

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If you told Natasha Ricks a few years ago that she’d be working in customer service and talking to people on the ph… Read more

Understanding Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

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The journey to receiving Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) funding is complex, although there are some thing… Read more

Short-Term Accommodation (STA) and respite under the NDIS

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Taking a break from your carer is beneficial to both of you.  Not only does it help maintain positive family … Read more

The right ingredients for a happy household

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On Monday evenings, you’ll find housemates Dale, Tim, Josh and Paul winding down from work, preparing dinner, and g… Read more

Finding passion and purpose for Nick

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Nick Palmer is living life on his terms. On his living room wall is a photo of him sitting on a Harley with a black … Read more

Job hunting tips: Finding work when living with a disability

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Getting a job means gaining a sense of independence and purpose that you may not have experienced before. Read more

If and when to share details about your disability at work or during your job search

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Knowing when, or if, to share information about your disability with potential or current employers is a tricky topic… Read more

Reasonable adjustments in the workplace

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If you need modifications or adjustments to your workplace to accommodate your disability so you can work at your bes… Read more

Job interview preparation and tips for success

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The job interview is probably the most important step you will take in your job seeking journey. It is your chance to… Read more

Resumé and cover letter writing tips to land a job

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Your resumé and cover letter are a big part of the job-hunting journey. Preparing these documents and templates ahea… Read more

What is a Quiet Room?

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Sometimes events, travel and sports games can become very overwhelming for a person with a sensory disability. With a… Read more

Feeling weightless in immersion therapy

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Swimming has always been a favourite Australian past time for centuries. Now, the experience of weightless in water i… Read more

Importance of sleep for people with disability

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Sleep is an important part of living well and has direct impacts on your mental and physical wellbeing. However, this… Read more

Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) Therapy

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Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) Therapy is one of the most commonly used early interventions for children with ASD… Read more

Finding an accessible house in Australia

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One of the biggest problems arising in Australia for people living with disability is finding an accessible house. It… Read more