Talking Disability


Pet dogs proved to help intellectual disability community

1 year ago

If you thought dogs only offer joy and companionship to humans, think again.

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Equality in question after disability related complaints rise

1 year ago

More and more people are lodging complaints on the grounds of disability discrimination putting the issues back into …

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New bank cards to assist vision impaired

1 year ago

Banking for the vision impaired has been made a little easier with the introduction of a new wave of debit and credit…

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Fresh rehab service boost for Australians

1 year ago

Health industry experts believe Australians will soon have a greater access to vital rehab services with the rollout …

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Benchmark set for inclusive play spaces

1 year ago

Catering for children of all abilities at playgrounds could become a nationwide trend with new standards being set by…

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New initiative aims to better represent people with disability in workforce

1 year ago

A concept bringing employers and people with a disability together for a day could be another solution in reducing un…

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Siblings important part of disability care

1 year ago

A disability doesn’t only affect the person living with the condition, it also affects the people around them.

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DPS launches resource to ease frustrations of navigating disability options

1 year ago

DPS Publishing has joined the conversation surrounding disability with the launch of two new online platforms and pla…

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Discrimination claims against Australia’s education system

1 year ago

No gold star has been branded on Australia’s education system with large number of children with disabilities repor…

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Organisations collaborate to help breakdown barriers for autism employees

1 year ago

Four organisations have joined forces in a bid to pioneer a way to help people on the autism spectrum face challenges…

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More employment for people with disabilities the goal

1 year ago

Australians living with a disability are more likely to be able to find work as organisations step up their efforts t…

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Dignity Party secures $41m for mental health and disability programs

1 year ago

Mental health and disability initiatives in South Australia (SA) will be boosted by $41.5 million in funding over fou…

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National Week of Deaf People celebrated again

1 year ago

Education, discussions, and fun are just some of the things part of this year's National Week of Deaf People (NWDP).

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Occupational therapists put in spotlight during recognition week

1 year ago

They do it for the love of it, and this week there is a recognition for the difference occupational therapists are ma…

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NDIA open latest ILC grant round

1 year ago

NDIA has opened it’s latest Information, Linkages and Capacity Building grant round which will see a greater share …

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Disability carers backed after funding announcement

1 year ago

Disability and aged carers in South Australia (SA) will receive further support following the announcement on October…

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New online disability network launched

1 year ago

A new online social network designed for people with disabilities, their families, friends and carers is now availabl…

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Concern for carers over ‘sandwich caring’

1 year ago

A number of Australians are finding themselves part of a growing trend called ‘sandwich caring’ as they balance c…

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Commission calls for change although costs on track

1 year ago

A report released by The Productivity Commission comes with a number of recommendations after it was revealed that a …

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