Association for Children with a Disability (ACD) Successful Second Years Workshops.

Successful Secondary Years workshops Students do best when families and schools work together and our NEW workshop aims to build your skills and confidence so that your child may get the support they need. This workshop focuses on the secondary school years and is great for parents of children [...]

By |2022-05-30T04:36:22+00:00May 30th, 2022|Advocacy, Events, Opportunities, Webinars|Comments Off on Association for Children with a Disability (ACD) Successful Second Years Workshops.

NDIS Victorian Pathway to Post School Life

The NDIA invites participants, their families and support networks to an information session about pathways to post school life. About this event A session for young people in Years 9-12 and people who support them. The National Disability Insurance Agency would like to invite Victorian students with a disability [...]

By |2022-05-30T00:39:06+00:00May 30th, 2022|Advocacy, Events, Opportunities, Webinars|Comments Off on NDIS Victorian Pathway to Post School Life

Neurodiversity Hub Resources

The Neurodiversity Hub Although there is broad diversity across the population, some individuals have neurological variations that make it particularly challenging for their communication, self-expression and interactions with others. Neurodiversity is a broad umbrella and is not just autism. Neurological variations can include autism, Asperger's, ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, [...]

By |2022-08-29T04:11:46+00:00September 15th, 2021|Resources, Websites|Comments Off on Neurodiversity Hub Resources

2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 Final Report

2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 Throughout 2020, the Department of Education, Skills and Employment conducted the 2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 (the Standards). The aim of the Review was to test if the Standards are effective in supporting students with disability to access [...]

By |2022-08-29T04:48:44+00:00May 12th, 2021|Advocacy, Policy|Comments Off on 2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 Final Report

2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005

2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 Throughout 2020, the Department of Education, Skills and Employment conducted the 2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005 (the Standards). The aim of the Review was to test if the Standards are effective in supporting students with disability to access [...]

By |2022-08-29T05:09:48+00:00March 14th, 2021|Policy|Comments Off on 2020 Review of the Disability Standards for Education 2005

Rights based self-advocacy toolkit for students with disability accessing education.

Rights based self-advocacy toolkit for students with disability accessing education. Learning Together - Australian Centre for Disability Law (ACDL) has devised an Education Toolkit so as students and families can understand their rights, and advocate more effectively for reasonable adjustments.  The toolkit has been designed to: assist students with a [...]

By |2022-08-29T05:14:36+00:00March 9th, 2021|Advocacy, Resources|Comments Off on Rights based self-advocacy toolkit for students with disability accessing education.

Dyslexia Awareness in Education March 2021

Dyslexia Awareness in Education March 2021 The Dear Dyslexic Foundation is celebrating dyslexic awareness in education in March 2021 going live with the DHub  learning management system and their first eLearning Course Dyslexia in the Workplace  March. Throughout the month of March there will be  tips and tricks to support the [...]

By |2022-08-29T05:18:10+00:00March 2nd, 2021|Events, Resources|1 Comment

Have Your Say During the Disability Royal Commission- Your Voice Matters

Have Your Say During the Disability Royal Commission- Your Voice Matters Youth Disability Advocacy Service (YDAS) is writing a report about the experiences of disabled young people. This report will be our submission to the Disability Royal Commission in Australia. The Disability Royal Commission is a way for the [...]

By |2022-08-29T05:28:40+00:00February 21st, 2021|Events, Policy|Comments Off on Have Your Say During the Disability Royal Commission- Your Voice Matters

CYDA and UNSW Research – Transitions for Young People

CYDA and UNSW Research - Transitions for Young People Are you a young person with disability aged 15 to 24? Did you move from school in 2020 or are you moving from your school this year to work, do further study or something different? Children and Young People with [...]

By |2022-08-29T05:37:59+00:00January 28th, 2021|Research|Comments Off on CYDA and UNSW Research – Transitions for Young People

International Day of People with Disability 2020

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) is annually observed on 3 December to promote the full and equal participation of persons with disabilities and to take action for the inclusion of persons with disabilities in all aspects of society and development. This year, the International Day of Persons [...]

By |2020-12-14T00:17:13+00:00December 14th, 2020|Articles, Policy, Research, Resources|Comments Off on International Day of People with Disability 2020