Advocacy: Are we flexible and inclusive enough?

I just booked my first flight to present interstate face to face. Since the beginning of the pandemic, my input has been virtual. In fact, whilst I have missed the engagement that seems to take place when I am working face to face with people, I’ve loved the...

Connection through Stories.

The opportunity to relay my own story has been so therapeutic and empowering. However, I’d be dishonest if I said that there hasn’t been occasions in my recovery where disclosing my journey has only left me feeling so disconnected, isolated and alone. I...

#Down to 10 days!

Right now there are thousands of people with disability across Australia who are stuck simply waiting… Waiting to be able to live in a home that meets their needs. They are waiting in hospital beds, in nursing homes and at home with their families who are unable...

“Nothing About Us, Without Us!”

This slogan, “Nothing About Us, Without Us!”, used in the disability movement is so aligned with the importance of adopting a co-design approach. Whereby all policies, resources and services involve the input of people with a disability from the beginning....