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Why we should care about disability leadership - ArtsHub (subscription)

Why we should care about disability leadership - ArtsHub (subscription) | Disability | Scoop.it
Why we should care about disability leadership
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So when former Arts Access Australia CEO, Kate Larsen, stepped down from the role because she believed that AAA should be led by a person with disability, reactions were mixed.
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Disability funding in schools shouldn't be based on state - The Conversation AU

Disability funding in schools shouldn't be based on state - The Conversation AU | Disability | Scoop.it
Disability funding in schools shouldn't be based on state
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Schools in Australia operate under the same Disability Discrimination Act and Disability Education Standards.
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Transitions to Employment of Australian Young People with Disability and the Ticket to Work Initiative - Ticket To Work

Transitions to Employment of Australian Young People with Disability and the Ticket to Work Initiative - Ticket To Work | Disability | Scoop.it

 

The Transitions to Employment of Australian Young People with Disability and the Ticket to Work Initiative report is centred on an exploration of transition from school to work within the context of young people with disability. The report provides youth disability data, explores what factors and elements comprise ‘good transition’ for this cohort and examines the …

 


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'Wall of Shame' Facebook page posts hundreds of pictures of Australians ... - Daily Mail

'Wall of Shame' Facebook page posts hundreds of pictures of Australians ... - Daily Mail | Disability | Scoop.it
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If you think you've managed to sneakily park in a disabled parking spot lately, think again.
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A new era for arts and disability at the Australia Council | Access2Arts

A new era for arts and disability at the Australia Council | Access2Arts | Disability | Scoop.it
We launched our new Disability Action Plan 2014-2016 (DAP), introduced a new funding program to support artists with disability and confirmed renewed triennial funding for Arts Access Australia, including an additional uplift ...
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Children with Disability Australia 2013-14 Policy Paper: Belonging ...

Children with Disability Australia 2013-14 Policy Paper: Belonging ... | Disability | Scoop.it
Children with Disability Australia has released its latest policy paper: Belonging and Connection of School Students with Disability. “This paper explores the factors which underpin the sense of belonging and connection felt by ...
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Artists with Disability Program information sessions - Australia Council

Artists with Disability Program information sessions - Australia Council | Disability | Scoop.it
The Australia Council for the Arts Artists with Disability Program information sessions are happening all over... http://t.co/j0hI5YdDZx
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Please Help with Research into Disability Discrimination in the Field of Employment in Australia

Please Help with Research into Disability Discrimination in the Field of Employment in Australia | Disability | Scoop.it
Details about new research being conducted into disability discrimination in field of employment in Australia by Dale Reardon. Participate in a survey please.
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'Changing Places' For People With Disabilities - Sourceable

'Changing Places' For People With Disabilities - Sourceable | Disability | Scoop.it
Sourceable 'Changing Places' For People With Disabilities Sourceable The Australian Standard AS 1428.1 2009 'Design for access and mobility – General requirements for access – New building work', is the Building Code of Australia (BCA) referenced...
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Rise in dole outstrips disability - The Australian

Rise in dole outstrips disability - The Australian | Disability | Scoop.it
ABC Online Rise in dole outstrips disability The Australian The surge in unemployment benefit recipients emerged as Jobs Australia, the national peak body for not-for-profit organisations that help unemployed people find work, urged the Abbott...
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Information sessions for artists with disability - Australia Council

The Australia Council are holding info nights about their new funding program for artists with a disability. Dates: http://t.co/qCmsv78gXZ
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NFP lunches hub for Australians living with disability - Third Sector Magazine

NFP lunches hub for Australians living with disability - Third Sector Magazine | Disability | Scoop.it
NFP lunches hub for Australians living with disability
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“1 in 5 people in Australia live with a disability.
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Disability Chief says QLD should wait before joining NDIS - The Queensland Times

Disability Chief says QLD should wait before joining NDIS - The Queensland Times | Disability | Scoop.it
Disability Chief says QLD should wait before joining NDIS The Queensland Times "And the market design - how do we ensure that in the future there is a robust dynamic diverse market that can respond to the diverse needs of participants around...
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$173 Million to Support Employees in Australian Disability Enterprises:: - Invest in Australia

$173 Million to Support Employees in Australian Disability Enterprises:: - Invest in Australia | Disability | Scoop.it
$173 Million to Support Employees in Australian Disability Enterprises:: Invest in Australia The Australian Government today announced $173 million to help the supported employment sector work towards new wage arrangements for supported employees...
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Access to justice in the criminal justice system for people with disability | Australian Human Rights Commission

Access to justice in the criminal justice system for people with disability | Australian Human Rights Commission | Disability | Scoop.it
The Commission has prepared an Issues Paper. It outlines five key barriers to justice experienced by people with disability who need communication supports or who have complex and multiple support needs.
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People with a disability unequal before the law, HRC report says

People with a disability unequal before the law, HRC report says | Disability | Scoop.it
Discrimination against people with a disability is widespread in the justice system, the HRC says.
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#Iphone Game Funny Face - Puzzle for Kids

#Iphone Game  Funny Face - Puzzle for Kids | Disability | Scoop.it
RT @Autismword: #Iphone Game Funny Face - Puzzle for Kids http://t.co/Qu5fNOmUwV #usa #australia #asd #disability #adhd
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Australia's NDIS reform recognises that disability could affect any of us - The Guardian

Australia's NDIS reform recognises that disability could affect any of us - The Guardian | Disability | Scoop.it
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Australia's NDIS reform recognises that disability could affect any of us
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Australia's NDIS reform recognises that disability could affect any of us.
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Tasmania’s Disability Housing Demands Under the Spotlight | Pro Bono Australia

Tasmania’s Disability Housing Demands Under the Spotlight | Pro Bono Australia | Disability | Scoop.it
The housing needs and aspirations of people living with disability will be the focus of new research undertaken in Tasmania.
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Parliament of Victoria - Inquiries

Parliament of Victoria (INQUIRY INTO THE SOCIAL INCLUSION OF VICTORIANS WITH A DISABILITY

For anyone living in Victoria, Australia and...
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