Blind photographer who covered the Rio Paralypmics

You hear more and more about people with disabilities leading typical lives and not living within the limitations placed on them by either their disability or by others who sometimes have very low expectations for them. One such person, 42-year-old, Joao … Read more

The Brain that Changes

This is a fascinating story on so many levels. Andrew Smart is not only really funny ( ‘I speak three languages- English, German and Spastic’), he’s also a determined man who won’t let his disability define or limit him -think … Read more

ABC Program – You Can’t Ask That

If you haven’t caught up with ABC’s 10 part series, You Can’t Ask That, then it’s not too late, you can watch it online on ABC’s iview. Each episode offers insights into the experiences of  misunderstood and marginalised Australians as they … Read more

Disability Related Podcasts

If you haven’t jumped on the podcast bandwagon, you’re missing out. There are so many interesting podcasts available these days. Listening to podcasts is a great way to be entertained while you are doing your house work, on long drives, or … Read more

Make your web browsing more accessible

Do you have difficulty accessing some of the websites out there? If so, you might find the BBC’s, My Web my way guide useful. This guide is packed with advice and help on accessibility features and assistive technologies, all of which … Read more

The Power of Belief

This is an excerpt from a speech given by the NDIS Chair, Bruce Bonyhady to Leadership Victoria. We recommend you read the full transcript on the NDIS website, but for those short on time, his conclusion is worth considering, particularly … Read more

NDIS -Eligibility Fact Sheet

Although you can only access  the NDIS when it becomes available in your area, in the meantime, you can check eligibility requirements with this NDIS Eligibility Fact Sheet.

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