Unaffordable home loans, poor financial advice and unmanageable consumer credit may have serious consequences for many Australians, beyond bankruptcy and debt.
Under the NDIS informal support to find out about early intervention will not be a funded service. In fact, it will no longer exist.
International disability news courtesy of PR NewsWire.
The Australian newspaper published two in-depth articles on problems with the NDIS on the weekend. Here is the response from the NDIS Chairman.
My Disability Matters has launched to provide disability news, opinion and discussion including the NDIS in Australia.
The Week's News in Adaptive Technology for blind and vision impaired and low vision people. Top Tech Tidbits is A Flying Blind, LLC Publication.
For the four million Australians with a disability, job quality is systematically worse, leading to more mental health issues and increasing the likelihood they leave the workforce altogether.
Perth Independent Living Exhibition - Come and see the latest equipment and services for the disability sector and hear from international and local industry experts on key topics at the ATSA Independent Living Expo. Taking place for the very first time in one great location, at the Claremont Showground, the expo will run over two days, from 30 May to Thursday 31 May.
Loneliness has been found to be a risk factor for all causes of early death and feeling lonely increases our likelihood of earlier death by 26%.