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Guardian Australia
Friday 12th July, 2024

Disabled people are once again being kicked around in a game of ideological football. This week the minister for the NDIS, Bill Shorten, ruled out the use of sex work…

Darrren O'Donovan
Mirage News
Saturday 13th July, 2024

Following the release of a review into the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) late last year, reform is on the cards for the scheme in 2024. The first step, the…

Star Weekly
Saturday 13th July, 2024

A new, faster pathway to better meet the needs of people living with disabilities and a terminal diagnosis has been discovered. Palliative Care Australia (PCA) chief executive Camilla Rowland said,…

ABC News
Sunday 14th July, 2024

Jordan Priest isn’t sure about what he wants to do for work. The autistic 24-year-old said he receives the Disability Support Pension (DSP), but that it’s not enough to live…

ABC News
Thursday 4th July, 2024

Disability groups say federal budget funding cuts will leave them less able to support vulnerable Australians as the government rolls out widespread changes to services and supports. The Australian Federation…

Mirage News
Sunday 7th July, 2024

A new Advisory Group will lead more inclusive decision-making for and with LGBTIQA+ Victorians living with disability, with support from the Allan Labor Government. Minister for Equality Harriet Shing today…

ABC News
Sunday 7th July, 2024

Sex work will be banned from being funded through the National Disability Insurance Scheme under NDIS Minister Bill Shorten’s planned reforms, the minister has confirmed. The decision to exclude sex…

Guardian Australia
Monday 8th July, 2024

As disabled actors fight for authentic casting, there are still complex impediments to access – and, says Prisoner alumna Kate Hood, ‘we see cripping up all the time’.

The Conversation
Saturday 6th July, 2024

You might have heard that artificial intelligence is going to revolutionize everything, save the world and give everyone superhuman powers. Alternatively, you might have heard that it will take your…

ABC News
Thursday 27th June, 2024

NDIS Minister Bill Shorten has sought to reassure the disability community that it would get input into the design of a reformed National Disability Insurance Scheme, amid concerns that fundamental…

ABC News
Wednesday 26th June, 2024

Disability advocates and groups are urging the federal government to listen to criticisms of its legislation changing the National Disability Insurance Scheme, and make further amendments to its “NDIS back…

Guardian Australia
Wednesday 26th June, 2024

Bill Shorten has accused the Coalition of a “disingenuous” and “lazy” decision on NDIS reforms, after the opposition proposed to team up with the Greens to delay a bill set…