Individualised Living Options funding explained

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There are many options for people with disability to be supported in different ways in their homes through National... Read more

What happens to my disability support when I turn 65?

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Getting the support you need is important for your quality of life, but the rules around who provides disability... Read more

What can I spend leftover NDIS funds on?

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Occasionally, you may reach the end of your National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) plan with some funding... 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 the last 18 months. Whether a stylish mask or... 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

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

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

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

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

The complaints process for the NDIS

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People with disability are already placed in a vulnerable situation when receiving care from disability providers,... Read more

Diet and nutrition support through the NDIS

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A healthy diet is essential for good nutrition, a strong immune system, energy levels and overall wellbeing.  Read more

Top healthy eating tips for people with disability

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Making healthy food choices can sometimes be tricky whether you are living with a disability or not.  Motivation and a... Read more