How can people with intellectual disability get voting support?

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People with intellectual disability have the right to vote, the same as every other Australian, and sometimes support is... Read more

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

Where to access disability support as a veteran

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For ex-service personnel disability support can be provided by the Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA) or the National... 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

Why is supported decision making important?

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Supported decision making is giving a person with affected decision making the tools and support they need to make a... Read more

What is the Participant Service Guarantee?

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Changes are being made by the Government to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) to give people with... Read more

COVID-19 vaccine ‘winter’ booster doses

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A COVID-19 vaccine booster is already recommended for all Australians over 16, but an additional booster is now... Read more

Support to help you have your say during an election

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It’s the right of all adult Australian citizens to vote in the upcoming Federal election, but not all voting options are... Read more

Assistive technology for support in the workplace

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Technology in the workplace is evolving to make businesses more efficient and to make jobs easier to do for everyone.... Read more

What can I expect during the appeals process?

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More and more people with disability and their families are taking reviews of decisions about their National Disability... Read more

Prescription COVID-19 anti-viral medication explained

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Some people who get COVID-19 are more at risk of becoming really sick, and a new prescription medication is now... 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... Read more

What you need to know about COVID-19 booster shots

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Now that many adult Australians have been vaccinated against COVID-19 for months the latest recommendation is that these... 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... Read more

What does Centrelink do in Australia?

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Centrelink is the Australian Government organisation which delivers social security payments and services. It is run by... Read more

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