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Should we be forcing people with severe mental illness to have...

An analysis of the justifications and powers for forcing mentally ill people into treatment even if they are competent and refuse that treatment.

What on Earth is Supports Coordination, Plan Management and LAC?

Explanation of the new terms relating to the NDIS: Supports Coordination, Plan Management and LAC.

RNIB partners with Benetech to deliver online resource for print disabled...

Editor's note: A terrific resources for all print disabled readers, including obviously the blind and vision impaired. RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) and...

Your disability parking permit can save you money

Most drivers with vehicles adapted for them have been paying higher insurance premiums than they should. Now there is an alternative.

Disability Sector Concern Over Ride-Sharing Taking Over the School Bus Run

The disability sector and parents are very concerned over plans by the NDIA (NDIS agency) to bring in a new transport scheme for sending disabled children to school for their education.

The power of social media for disabled people

Examples of the power of social media for disabled people creating powerful social change.

Study shows direct manipulation of brain can reverse effects of depression

Study shows direct manipulation of brain can reverse effects of depression. Admittedly it sounds a scary treatment!

Learning Disability Week highlights isolation of young people

People with learning disabilities can face a very isolated and lonely life which affects their health and wellbeing.

Why Only For service providers? Survey on Physical Restraint for Victoria

Victoria is preparing to revise the Direction on Physical Restraint. Why are families and the disabled not asked for input?