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Tricia Malowney is helping empower the disability sector

Tricia Malowney is helping empower the disability sector

23 March 2022
Even after many successful decades of work and study, Chief Accessibility Advocate to the Department of Transport (DoT) Tricia Malowney says she is...
Support workers need to know the boundaries when it comes to being “friends”

Support workers need to know the boundaries when it comes to being “friends”

17 March 2022
Disability support workers and participants need to understand the boundaries when it comes to fulfilling their role, according to controversial ad...
Commonly asked NDIS questions

Commonly asked NDIS questions

02 March 2022
We get it. The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a tough nut to crack and an even tougher nut to understand and navigate, which is why...
Strategy to focus on employing people with disabilities

Strategy to focus on employing people with disabilities

17 January 2022
Highlighting the strengths of people with disabilities to increase employment outcomes is behind the latest Australian Government campaign.
Prejudice locks people with disabilities out of jobs

Prejudice locks people with disabilities out of jobs

13 December 2021
Australians with a disability have a much lower level of workforce participation than those without, with many locked out of job opportunities by p...
Public service drive to increase number of employees with disabilities by 2022

Public service drive to increase number of employees with disabilities by 2022

24 November 2021
Eighteen percent of Queenslanders  identify as living with a disability, but only 3 percent of those work for the public service.
Helping NDIS participants find a job after leaving school

Helping NDIS participants find a job after leaving school

11 October 2021
It’s getting to that time of year when school leavers will be hitting the job search trail but how do NDIS participants find a job they like?
Carers Week celebrating our carers

Carers Week celebrating our carers

05 October 2021
There’s more than two million carers in Australia - let’s celebrate their dedication and hard work during National Carers Week next week.
Disability provider says no COVID jab, no job

Disability provider says no COVID jab, no job

05 October 2021
Calls to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for staff in the disability sector have been growing with one Melbourne disability service provider becoming the...
Jobs in the disability sector - Lives changing lives

Jobs in the disability sector - Lives changing lives

02 September 2021
Australians looking for a diverse and rewarding job will be encouraged to consider care and support work in a new national campaign.
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