News & stories

A lot has been happening around the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA). Take a look at the following reports to make sure you are kept informed.

If you are among the thousands of people who have been waiting for the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) to review your plan, you will be heartened by its response to a recent report by the Commonwealth Ombudsman.

May Gibbs’ most famous book, Tales of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, was first published in 1918. Immediately loved by children in Australia and around the world, the book has never been out of print.

If you are a parent or carer take a moment to answer these questions. Are you easily annoyed? Do you feel stressed, tired or desperate for a holiday? Is there tension between you and your loved one? Do you need to attend appointments?

Table tennis can improve hand-eye coordination, concentration, reflexes and hand function, such as the ability to grip, move your wrist or improve tracking objects with your eyes.

Did you know that 17 May is the seventh annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD)? The aim of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital access and inclusion.

Solving problems, recognising how much their parents do for them, increasing cooking skills and resolving to get out of bed on time are some of the outcomes for seven young adults who attended the Survivor 18+ camp.

Assistive technologies can have a huge impact on improving life for people with disabilities which is why the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Foundation (CPARF) organised a summit in San Francisco for the world's top tech experts. 

If you have a child, teen or young adult looking to improve their sports skills and have fun with their peers, then take a look at the new weekly multi-sports workshops that will kick off from Monday 28 May.