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Kiss goodbye to MS - Walk 50km in May!

Kiss goodbye to MS - Walk 50km in May!

27 April 2022
Australians have been asked to run or walk 50km in May to help raise funds to leave multiple sclerosis where it belongs - behind us.
Chill out and discover new paths at Brisbane Expo!

Chill out and discover new paths at Brisbane Expo!

26 April 2022
April is World Autism Month, so to round the month off, why not head to the Brisbane Disability Connection Expo 2022, Sponsored by Holistic Horizon...
Be loud, be heard - Defend our NDIS

Be loud, be heard - Defend our NDIS

22 April 2022
Participants, their carers, family, friends and even providers and support workers have been urged to get behind the National Day of NDIS Action on...
NEW TO THE NDIS? Three ways to manage your NDIS plan funding

NEW TO THE NDIS? Three ways to manage your NDIS plan funding

13 April 2022
When you receive NDIS funding for your plan, it can be a bit confusing knowing how to manage it, who can help and what to do!
The national survey for NDIS participants, family and carers is now open

The national survey for NDIS participants, family and carers is now open

13 April 2022
The annual Long Form Outcomes Framework (LFOF) survey, used to measure how NDIS participants and their families and carers are progressing in diffe...
Better Rehab - Industry Focus

Better Rehab - Industry Focus

07 April 2022
With locations across Australia, allied health experts Better Rehab have been passionately providing care and therapies for people living with disa...
Fighting Chance - Industry Focus

Fighting Chance - Industry Focus

07 April 2022
Imagine a future where people with a disability experience limitless social and economic inclusion, and then building on that vision. That’s the ul...
Preparing to create your NDIS plan

Preparing to create your NDIS plan

07 April 2022
Once you’ve been approved for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), you must then work on your plan to determine your goals and services...
New Sesame Street Muppet has a disability

New Sesame Street Muppet has a disability

07 April 2022
There’s a new Muppet on the Sesame Street block, and she uses a wheelchair.
Govt improves home and living support for participants

Govt improves home and living support for participants

06 April 2022
The Commonwealth Government and the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) has announced new and significant changes to National Disability In...
SA Police recruits to undertake autism training

SA Police recruits to undertake autism training

06 April 2022
April is Autism Awareness Month - we continue our series of articles focussing on autism and autistic people throughout the month. Police recruits...
St. John Ambulance offers transport options in regional Queensland

St. John Ambulance offers transport options in regional Queensland

04 April 2022
Do you know of someone who is unable to access their community due to a lack of transport? Did you know St. John Ambulance delivers such a service?...
A proud autistic wheelchair user shares their story

A proud autistic wheelchair user shares their story

31 March 2022
April is World Autism Month and we at Developing Australian Communities love to share your stories and perspectives. From participants, carers and ...
Life-changing accident leads Lorraine to Holistic Horizons

Life-changing accident leads Lorraine to Holistic Horizons

31 March 2022
A life-shattering fireworks accident 22 years ago changed Lorraine Taylor’s life forever, but also led her into the kind, caring arms of Holistic H...
Govt budgets $157.8 billion over four years for NDIS

Govt budgets $157.8 billion over four years for NDIS

30 March 2022
The Morrison Federal Government is committed to delivering record National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) investment and guaranteeing essential...
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