Music helps people with a disability

Music therapy with children

MICAELA ABOODY Music is a powerful thing. It can make your happy when you’re sad and arouse memories of particular times, places and moments that you thought you’d forgotten. But, for people living with physical and intellectual disabilities, … [Read more...]

Mental health sector struggles under NDIS

NDIS request form

REBEKAH ROENNFELDT Brisbane mental health service providers are concerned the transition to the disability-focused National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) may leave some mental health workers and their clients feeling insufficiently … [Read more...]

Improving disability inclusion on the Gold Coast

SARA WECKERLE On Wednesday September 13th, the annual Gold Coast Inclusive Communities (GCIC) Expo was held at the Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre. The event, an initiative of non-profit organisation Benevolent Society, aimed to improve … [Read more...]

Workshop for parents striving for inclusive education

DEMI LYNCH Community Resource Unit (CRU) will be hosting 'Working Together for Inclusive Schools: Leadership, Community Campaigning and Influencing Others Leadership', a workshop for parents who have children with a disability. The … [Read more...]