The Australian Government today announced further details of the new Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP), which will begin from 1 July 2015.
I am pleased to release the Report from the first Ministerial Dementia Forum, Dementia Care - Core Business for Aged Care, held on 11 September.
The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Disability Reform Council met today via TelePresence. The meeting was chaired by Senator the Hon Mitch Fifield, Assistant Minister for Social Services
I am extremely sad to hear of the passing of Stella Young.
More than 17,500 new aged care places will be delivered across the country, worth an estimated $833 million, following the conclusion of the 2014 Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR).
International Day of People with Disability is an opportunity to reflect and celebrate the contributions made by people with disability to their communities across Australia.
National Disability Insurance Scheme trials sites are demonstrating strong progress as more and more Australians with disabilities receive the support they need through NDIS packages.
Queensland gym owner John McDonald was a joint recipient of a 2014 National Disability Award at a gala event held at Parliament House in Canberra last night.
The Stirling Community Early Learning Centre in the Adelaide Hills has been presented with a 2014 National Disability Award at a gala event held at Parliament House in Canberra last night.
Well-known advocacy and support organisation Technology Assisting Disability WA (TADWA) has won a 2014 National Disability Award during a gala event at Parliament House in Canberra last night.