ROYAL COMMISSION NEWS | TALKING DISABILITY

Aged Care Royal Commission calls for end to young people with disability entering aged care system

Tags Government Royal Commission Posted 1 week ago

No person under the age of 65 should be living in residential aged care from 1 January 2025, says the Royal Commission i… Read more

Disability RC to examine how people with disability fare in the criminal justice system

Tags Royal Commission Posted 1 month ago

Indefinite detention and the overrepresentation of people with cognitive disability in the criminal justice system will … Read more

2020: Our Year in Review

Tags NDIS Accessibility Mental Health Government Royal Commission Posted 2 months ago

2020 has been a year of change and uncertainty across Australia and the globe, especially for the disability industry an… Read more

Joint paper calls for end to segregation of people with disability in Australia

Tags Accessibility Royal Commission Posted 2 months ago

Disability rights and advocacy organisations are calling upon the Disability Royal Commission to fully investigate the n… Read more

RC to examine pathways and barriers to employment for people with disability

Tags Employment Royal Commission Posted 3 months ago

Pathways and barriers to open employment for people with disability is the subject of the ninth public hearing of the Ro… Read more

RC report finds “serious failures” to people with disability during early stages of COVID-19

Tags NDIS Accessibility Mental Health Government Royal Commission Posted 3 months ago

The Australian Government was responsible for “serious failures” to people with disability during the early stages of th… Read more

First Nations people with disability raise injustice, discrimination at RC

Tags Government Royal Commission Posted 3 months ago

First Nations people with disability will tell the Disability Royal Commission this week about the structural violence t… Read more

First Nations people to tell their stories at next RC hearing

Tags Government Royal Commission Posted 3 months ago

First Nations people with disability and their families who have interacted with child protection systems will tell thei… Read more