According to the Turnbull Government, the increase in the Medicare Levy is enough to fund the NDIS. But the peak disability body in Australia wants to see it.
Kairos is a bold Australian film that looks to shatter our assumptions, featuring an actor with down syndrome as the lead. We sat down with both actor and director to explain their project.
Since the string of circumstances pushed me to the brink of homelessness and beyond, the respectable life I’ve been able to build will do. It has to.
Tony Abbott’s comments on the DPS dragged groans out of the collected masses, but if you actually listened to what he said – it makes complete sense.
The momentous National Disability Insurance Scheme is now a reality in NSW, with 12,000 already onboard, this transformative plan is only set to grow larger.
Australia’s aged care system is used as a stop-gap to treat our disabled youth, with the lack of meaningful financial backing to see the problem only worsen.
Carole Lander points to a considerable disparity between the UK and Australia’s arts funding, particularly with regard to disabled performers.