Webinar – Connection and Quality of Life

Hear experts share the latest on: – Using chat-bot technology to support participation and health and well being in higher education – Working with autistic researchers to uncover the hidden histories of late-diagnosed autistic adults – Developing a Quality of Life tool for autistic adults Speakers: – Dr Dana Bradford, CSIRO – Professor Liz Pellicano […]

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Management and Operational Plan for People with Disability

The Australian Health Sector Emergency Response Plan for Novel Coronavirus guides the Australian health sector response. This management and operational plan focuses on people with disability. Some people with disability are at greater risk of suffering more serious negative health outcomes than the general population if they contract COVID-19. To address the factors that contribute […]

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NDIS Disability Related Health Supports Engagement, Registration and Implementation, 14 Nov ADL

NDIS Disability Related Health Supports. Effective 1 October 2019, the NDIS will fund 90 new disability-related health supports to Australians living with disability who are eligible for the NDIS. The NDIS along with the NDIS Quality & Safeguards Commission and the Department for Health and Wellbeing is running two provider information sessions for Allied Health […]

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Consultation – Statewide Consumer and Community Engagement Strategic Framework (SA)

An exciting new project is being undertaken by the South Australian Department for Health and Wellbeing, in collaboration with the Health Consumers Alliance of South Australia (HCASA), to develop a Statewide Consumer and Community Engagement Strategic Framework. The new Framework for the health system will build on the current SA Health Framework for Active Partnership […]

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Sharing information about disability, health, injury and illness survey

Sharing information about disability, health, injury and illness survey. From DARU Update April 15, 2019 To share or not to share? That is the question! Sharing information about adjustments or supports related to disability with potential education providers and employers can be difficult and awkward. The National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) team want to better […]

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Free Online Course – Global Adolescent Health

Online Course – Global Adolescent Health: This free, online course on adolescent health is taught by the University of Melbourne and suits counsellors, parents, youth and health workers, teachers or anyone with an interest in understanding and helping teens. Topics include chronic illness and disability, mental health, substance use, sexual health, nutrition, physical activity and […]

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Save the Date: Health and NDIS – A necessary partnership Case Study and Panel Discussion

Adelaide PHN’s Primary Health Network invites you to the Health and NDIS – A necessary partnership Case Study and Panel Discussion Join PHN for an interactive session with a panel of experts including community member; disability provider, allied health and GP to address: How to maximise an NDIS package to access primary health care services. […]

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