Talking Disability

The latest health and disability news in Australia

New app puts the Gold Coast accessibility at your fingertips

Posted 1 year ago

Technology is once again leading the way in disability support with the announcement of a new app, which aims to help… Read more

Carers given the key to unlock Changing Places

Posted 1 year ago

Western Australia is leading the way in accessibility following the launch of a new initiative which will unlock acce… Read more

More ICT means more jobs for people with disability

Posted 1 year ago

Vision Australia, with the support of 25 other disability advocacy groups, organisations and peak bodies, is working … Read more

DPS' disability game-changer is ready and set to LAUNCH!

Posted 1 year ago

A new, national and game-changing online disability support directory, developed by consumers and for consumers has b… Read more

State governments announce targets to increase disability employment

Posted 1 year ago

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

April - a month for Autism Awareness

Tags Autism Posted 1 year ago

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

Disability roundtable to improve NSW services

Posted 1 year ago

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

More of SA and VIC part of NDIS

Posted 1 year ago

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

Express yourself - inclusive Emoji concept introduced

Posted 1 year ago

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

Study offers a “simple” solution for families

Posted 1 year ago

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

Disability services sector welcomes provider panel

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

Inclusive Beaches program hit the sand running over summer

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

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

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

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

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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

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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

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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

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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