Talking Disability

The latest health and disability news in Australia

CareDocs will help streamline the annual NDIS plan review process

Posted 1 year ago

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

Disability conference: grants now open

Posted 1 year ago

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

Disability and retirement living development design ‘greenest’ in SA

Posted 1 year ago

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

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

Posted 1 year ago

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

Calls made for culturally supportive disability services and care in QLD

Posted 1 year ago

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

NDIS Innovation Grants now open in the NT

Posted 1 year ago

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

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

Posted 1 year ago

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

NDIS behind Mental health support shortage

Posted 1 year ago

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

WA welcome to have their say about proposed health care policy

Posted 1 year ago

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

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

Posted 1 year ago

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

Disability support services ‘at risk’ as NDIS rolls out

Posted 1 year ago

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

Partnership to deliver frontline NDIS services in South Australia

Posted 1 year ago

Days after a number of stakeholders called on the Federal Government to keep its promises relating to the roll out of… Read more

Community competitors give their all for Deaf Games

Posted 1 year ago

Deaf and hard of hearing people have come together from across the nation, and the seas, to help celebrate, compete a… Read more

Story telling with a diversity focus

Posted 1 year ago

A four-day workshop in Sydney is encouraging diversity in the production world by opening up applications to people f… Read more

Employment for people with intellectual disability key focus of new forum

Posted 1 year ago

A forum designed to demonstrate successful pathways from school to work and open employment for Australians with inte… Read more

NDIS rollout raises concern in SA

Posted 1 year ago

The Federal Government is being urged to “step up”, take accountability and keep its promises relating to the rol… Read more

Public on ‘high alert’ for people with disability left in hot cars

Posted 1 year ago

As temperatures soar across the nation, a new alert has been issued by authorities in relation to vulnerable people w… Read more

Requirements to change for DSP recipients as new rules come into play

Posted 1 year ago

Legislation boasting new rules and requirements for recipients of the Age Pension and Disability Support Pension (DSP… Read more

Transport disadvantage identified in NSW

Posted 1 year ago

More than 160 new improvement opportunities have been identified by Transport for NSW as they aim to address the need… Read more

Why unpaid carers need to look after themselves

Posted 1 year ago by Hannah Wadley, Adoni Media

Caring for someone with a disability is by no means a small responsibility. It’s a job where above all else you fee… Read more