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Freedom for NSW with Victoria on the road to recovery

Freedom for NSW with Victoria on the road to recovery

12 October 2021
As New South Wales celebrates its freedom after more than 100 days in COVID lockdown, Victorians are chomping at the bit with the realisation their...
Victoria’s disability sector gets $5 million injection of funding to boost COVID vaccination rates.

Victoria’s disability sector gets $5 million injection of funding to boost COVID vaccination rates.

08 October 2021
The Victorian Government is investing a further $5 million to boost vaccination rates among people living with a disability, as the state edges clo...
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...
Focus on Mental Health during October

Focus on Mental Health during October

01 October 2021
You can help raise awareness for Mental Health Month this month by putting One Foot Forward.
NSW Government funds new $13 million Disability Advocacy Futures Program

NSW Government funds new $13 million Disability Advocacy Futures Program

01 October 2021
People with disability will be better equipped to access services and support under the NSW Government’s new $13 million Disability Advocacy Future...
Vaccinations and optimism rise just in time for our Disability Connection Expos 2022

Vaccinations and optimism rise just in time for our Disability Connection Expos 2022

29 September 2021
It’s almost time to launch yourself back into life after such a disruptive year and our DISABILITY CONNECTION EXPOS are the perfect platform to div...
Royal Commission slams vaccine rollout in disability sector as ‘seriously deficient’

Royal Commission slams vaccine rollout in disability sector as ‘seriously deficient’

29 September 2021
A draft report from the The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability has found the nation’s COVID-...
We’re still using inappropriate language to address people with disabilities

We’re still using inappropriate language to address people with disabilities

29 September 2021
We’ve all heard the phrase “think before you speak” but it seems we aren’t getting the message when it comes to addressing or referring to people w...
Freedom Days inch ever closer as COVID-19 vaccination numbers increase

Freedom Days inch ever closer as COVID-19 vaccination numbers increase

28 September 2021
With New South Wales revealing the date of its proposed “Freedom Day” as the state moves closer to population’s magic 80% double dose of COVID-19 v...
Developing Australian Communities is proud to support the $2 million fund raiser for Aussie Paralympians

Developing Australian Communities is proud to support the $2 million fund raiser for Aussie Paralympians

17 September 2021
Developing Australian Communities is proud to support the $2 million fund raiser for Aussie Paralympians
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