Disability Inclusion Expo and launch of the Murray Mallee Online Service Directory, Murray Bridge, 12 April

Organised by Mission Australia (LAC) Local Area Coordination NDIS Partners in the Community and the Murray Mallee General Practice Network, this expo will host Local Services to provide information on their services and how NDIS plans can be used to get the support needed. Where: Murray Bridge Council, Seventh Street, Murray Bridge When: Friday 12th […]

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National cerebral palsy research project by Australian Catholic University

The Australian Catholic University is looking for parents and carers of children aged between three months and 12 years that live with cerebral palsy to complete a survey to help their research into the best way to measure how they use their vision. The survey takes about 40 minutes. Further information can be accessed here: https://rdcap.acu.edu.au/surveys/?s=D9XC9KXXJ8

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CRE-CP Symposium: Making a Difference, 4-5 April (Mel)

Together with the Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AusACPDM), the CRE-CP is pleased to announce its 3rd Symposium titled ‘Making a Difference’. When: 4-5 April 2019 Where: Arts Centre Melbourne Day 1 of this two-day event will feature a series of short workshops with practical applications for health professionals and a special […]

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How is the Disability sector faring? A report from National Disability Services’ Annual Market Survey

This research is intended to identify risks, monitor change and identify any undesirable consequences occurring in the disability sector. The report can be downloaded from: https://apo.org.au/sites/default/files/resource-files/2019/02/apo-nid220931-1333521.pdf   Carey, G., Weier, M., Malbon, E., Dickinson, H. Alexander, D., & Duff, G. 2018, ‘How is the Disability sector faring? A report from National Disability Services’ Annual Market Survey’. ISBN: 987-0-7334-3852-3

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Advocacy Sector Conversations Forum (Vic) – resource

From DARU update: This forum series provided a space for advocates to gain practical information and share knowledge by participating in topical, interactive sessions. It’s more imperative than ever to keep abreast with the ever changing disability services and supports landscape and to understand the impacts on disability advocacy practice. This forum was held at […]

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Diary date: AAC in the inclusive classroom – Lecture by Two Way Street (SA)

Diary date: AAC in the inclusive classroom – Lecture by Two Way Street (SA) Harry, a Year 2 pupil at his local primary school, will be joined by his mum, Michaela, to share with us their experience of AAC in an inclusive classroom. Harry will tell us what he thinks about his school and Michaela will […]

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