ME/CFS and the NDIS - what you need to know

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Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) can have significant impacts on people’s lives and it’s... Read more

Long COVID and disability - what you need to know

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While the symptoms of COVID-19 are quite well known two years into the pandemic, there are some different symptoms... Read more

What are the types of hidden disabilities?

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Many people with disability do not have features of their disability that are visible to others. Read more

Case study: person-centred mental health support

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Ash had been a part of the mental health system since she was 14 years old, but it wasn’t until she found Richmond... Read more

Case study: Vision loss no barrier for Colleen

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Colleen, a former fitness instructor with type I diabetes, was fit and healthy until signs of heart disease – a major... Read more

Managing COVID-19 at home with a disability

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The Australian Government’s latest advice is that COVID-19 should be manageable at home for most vaccinated people. But... Read more

Danijela’s story - “It’s so rewarding when you finally see your child succeed”

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One family is just beginning to see the potential of the children as they receive support from a range of services to... Read more

Caring for a person with psychosocial disability

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People who struggle with their mental health can sometimes develop psychosocial disability, which affects the way they... Read more

Autism in Adults: Signs, Diagnosis and Treatment

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While diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is most often in children and toddlers, it’s possible for people to... Read more

How wearing masks is impacting people with disability

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Face masks have become a common accessory on the faces of Australians over two years. Whether a stylish mask or not,... Read more

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

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

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

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

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