The Sydney Queer and Disability network is for people who live with a disability and identify as LGBTIQA+. This resource explains how SQUAD was developed. It aims to support anyone interested in developing a similar group or network and includes lots of resources, lessons and tips. Download the full Making of SQUAD The Making of SQUAD (3,122.33 KB, pdf) Download individual chapters The Making of SQUAD getting started (756.42 KB, pdf) The Making of SQUAD identifying the aims (762.41 KB, pdf) The Making of SQUAD promotion (2,522.59 KB, pdf) The Making of SQUAD budget resource (749.61 KB, pdf) The Making [...]
The NDIS has a great resource to help you find partner organisations in your local government area.
The NDIS is moving towards a post-pandemic phase from 1 July. This means that some temporary measures put in place during COVID-19 will end.
SKILL is a series of FREE workshops that cover the important stuff. Like getting the most out of your NDIS, self-managing your funds and setting goals. We want to know if you are interested in attending face to face SKILL workshops in your local area.
The NDIS has made some changes to how you can use your plan budgets. From 9 May, NDIS participants who plan or agency manage their Core Support budget can now use funding flexibly across all four funding categories.
Gillian from Families4Families talks about how vital peer support was for regaining a sense of self after she acquired a brain injury.
Kate Strohm from Siblings Australia shares her insights about setting up a new national peer support group.
Plan reviews are a normal part of the NDIS. Your plan review will help you to measure your progress against your personal goals, explore new goals and identify any changes in your life. This may be something your peer network wants to talk about.
Key WHO (World Health Organisation) materials, tools and a country implementation portal have been developed as part of the WHO QualityRights programme.