Talking Disability


University study shines light on NDIS consumer feedback

7 months ago

A new report by the National Institute of Labour Studies (NILS), at South Australia’s Flinders University has foun…

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Victorian Government recognises importance of social services

7 months ago

The Victorian Government has announced a new initiative that will improve the social service industry, by growing the…

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Legacy of Stella Young acknowledged through arts award

7 months ago

An inaugural award named after the late Stella Young will recognise young Australian artists with disability.

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Advocates call for hang-up on new NDIA call centre contract

7 months ago

Concerns have begun to arise following an announcement by the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) that it has…

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Program aimed at empowerment, a success in Mildura

7 months ago

A Victorian program is helping people living with disability take control of their lives.

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Concerns after Medicare levy increase to fund NDIS scrapped

7 months ago

An announcement by the Turnbull Government to scrap the Medicare levy increase used to fund the National Disability I…

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Flexibility aids future success for young people with autism

7 months ago

A university research group, conducted as part of a new research program in Western Australia, has found that parents…

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AMA take aim at NDIS

7 months ago

A number of key concerns and considerations relating to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) have been lai…

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New app puts the Gold Coast accessibility at your fingertips

7 months ago

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

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Carers given the key to unlock Changing Places

7 months ago

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

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More ICT means more jobs for people with disability

7 months ago

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

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

7 months ago

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

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State governments announce targets to increase disability employment

8 months ago

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

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April - a month for Autism Awareness

8 months ago

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

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Disability roundtable to improve NSW services

8 months ago

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

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More of SA and VIC part of NDIS

8 months ago

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

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Express yourself - inclusive Emoji concept introduced

8 months ago

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

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Study offers a “simple” solution for families

8 months ago

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

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Disability services sector welcomes provider panel

8 months ago

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

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Inclusive Beaches program hit the sand running over summer

8 months ago

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

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