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Free webinar about the COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Update We have moved the date and time of the webinar to: 3.30pm (AEDT) Wednesday 10 March People who had already registered for the March 3 webinar will be contacted individually. You do not need to re-register. This will allow us to cover the absolute latest...

Inclusion Australia submission on NDIS Independent Assessments

Inclusion Australia is urging the NDIA to stop the rollout of compulsory assessments as they are currently planned. Our submission to the NDIA outlines exactly why we think the changes will significantly disadvantage people with intellectual disability, who make up 21 per cent of NDIS participants.

Inclusion Australia statement on NDIS Independent Assessments

Inclusion Australia is very concerned about the planned changes to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). We are especially worried about how these new assessments and processes will work for people with intellectual disability. We have decided to speak out publicly so that people know what we think about this important topic.

Open Letter to the Attorney-General, The Hon. Christian Porter MP

We call upon the Attorney-General to introduce legislation into the Australian Parliament to protect the confidentiality of information given to The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability.   Open Letter to the...

Media Release: Act now to keep people with disability safe

Friday 7 August 2020 Act now to keep people with disability safe: alarm at the extent of COVID-19 infections in Victoria's disability group homes. People with disability, especially people with intellectual disability, living in Victorian disability group homes are...