How to explain ‘bad behaviour’ to other parents

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Have you had tense interactions with other parents about the behaviour of your child? Read more

University support for students with disabilities

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In particular, you’ll need to know: who to talk to, what to consider, how you will qualify, why you are studying and... Read more

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

Talking to kids about disability

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By getting to know a person for who they are, rather than how they look or some behaviour which they may exhibit that... Read more

Preparing for a summer road trip with children with disability

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For many Australian families, summer means getting out into the great outdoors – often hitting the road to see the... Read more

Preparing your child with a disability for the new school year

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Going back to school can be an exciting, nervous or dreaded time for your child, but there are some ways you can help them... Read more

Who is caring for carers? The available support options

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Caring for a loved one is rewarding, but an informal carer may find they lose out on “me” time. ... Read more

What is ADHD?

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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurobiological developmental disorder affecting around one in every... Read more

Education rights for students with disability

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Students with disability sometimes need adjustments made to their learning environment so that they can learn on the same... Read more

Sex and relationships for people with disabilities

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Navigating romantic and sexual relationships has its difficulties, especially for a person living with disability. ... Read more

How can the NDIS support you while you study?

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People with disability who are studying in tertiary education settings, like university and TAFE, can sometimes get National... Read more

Assistive technology in schools for children with disability

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Students with disability sometimes need support at school to assist them with their learning so they can get the most out... Read more

Tips for homeschooling a child with autism

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With COVID-19 continuing to impact education for the start of the 2022 school year, even if your child has gone back to face... Read more

Your questions about school meetings for students with disability answered

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All families want their children to have the best schooling possible and for families of children with a disability, this... Read more