Talking Disability


State governments announce targets to increase disability employment

1 week ago

Three state Governments are taking the lead to increase workforce participation rates for people living with disabili…


April - a month for Autism Awareness

1 week ago

People living with autism and their families are at the heart of a number of events and initiatives this month, as pa…


Disability roundtable to improve NSW services

1 week ago

New research, highlighting innovations and making recommendations for improving nationwide services for people with d…


More of SA and VIC part of NDIS

2 weeks ago

Australians with disability within the Bayside Peninsula in Victoria, and those aged between 18-64 years living in th…


Express yourself - inclusive Emoji concept introduced

3 weeks ago

First our keyboards welcomed the introduction of the red-head Emojis, now, tech giant Apple is looking to move forwar…


Study offers a “simple” solution for families

4 weeks ago

Day to day challenges faced by the families of teenagers with a developmental disability are the focus of a new Unive…


Disability services sector welcomes provider panel

4 weeks ago

Disability services across the nation have been given a shake up with the introduction and establishment of a new Dis…


Inclusive Beaches program hit the sand running over summer

4 weeks ago

A new joint initiative between Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) and Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) has led to a …


Unpaid carers set to say goodbye to “crisis-driven” support services

4 weeks ago

An additional $85.6 million in funding has been allocated by the Federal Government for services to better support un…


CareDocs will help streamline the annual NDIS plan review process

2 months ago

SPONSORED STORY - On all accounts, for those accessing it, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) can be kn…


Disability conference: grants now open

2 months ago

More people with disability and their carers are expected to be able to attend the national disability conferences th…


Disability and retirement living development design ‘greenest’ in SA

2 months ago

A new building design proposed for Adelaide’s CBD which is set to offer specialist accommodation for people living …


Announced: Funding to support South Australian children with developmental disability or delay

2 months ago

Addressing developmental delay or disability in South Australian children is at the heart of a new Government funding…


Calls made for culturally supportive disability services and care in QLD

2 months ago

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) providers across Queensland are being encouraged by the state’s governm…


NDIS Innovation Grants now open in the NT

2 months ago

Community providers with innovative projects are being encouraged to apply for a new round of grant funding aimed to …


Commercialisation of new technology aims to give back control to people with disability

2 months ago

New technology developed by a collaboration between researchers, students, and experts from some of South Australia's…


NDIS behind Mental health support shortage

2 months ago

The transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) could see many Australians left without appropriate…


WA welcome to have their say about proposed health care policy

2 months ago

Feedback, comments and suggestions are currently being sought as Western Australia works towards finalising their pro…


DPS celebrates 20 years in aged care publishing and first in disability

2 months ago

DPS Publishing, the company bringing you Talking Aged Care, celebrated 20 years in aged care publishing this week wit…


Disability support services ‘at risk’ as NDIS rolls out

2 months ago

Independent information and advocacy services supporting people with disability, older people, their families and car…