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In search of a level playing field -- the constraints and benefits of sport participation for people with intellectual disability

This paper presents the results of a study seeking to examine the experiences of people with intellectual disability in a sporting context.

Inclusion in Australia: What Teachers Say They Need and What School Psychologists Can Offer

This article examines the inclusion-related beliefs and perceived needs of primary teachers in Australia, and proposes ways that school psychologists can help meet these needs.

Individual funding: Building community capacity through action research

People with self-directed supports feel they have a greater amount of choice and control compared to people who have support packages from service providers.

Influence of intellectual impairment (II) on basketball players' capacity to solve a game situation: towards evidence-based classification systems in II-basketball

Basketball for athletes with intellectual impairment (II) requires the development of evidence-based eligibility systems to guarantee that only athletes with significant limitations performing...

International Disability Alliance

International Disability Alliance is a network of organisations of persons with disabilities and their families.

Issues of active ageing: Perceptions of older people with lifelong intellectual disability

The study aimed to investigate the lived experiences of older people with lifelong intellectual disability and to explore the meaning of active ageing for this group.

It's in the practice: commentary on “The Value of Citizenship” (Duffy, 2017)

This paper explores political citizenship and some of the leading voting campaigns for people with disability in the UK, Canada and Sweden.

Longitudinal Head Injury Outcome Project Report

This research assesses how a range of factors influence the recovery process for individuals following traumatic brain injury.

Lungurra Ngoora--a pilot model of care for aged and disabled in a remote Aboriginal community--can it work?

This study explored the development and implementation of a locally designed community service model of care for older people, people with disability and/or mental health problems in remote Aboriginal Australia.

Mainstream, Inclusionary, and Convivial Places: Locating Encounters Between People with and Without Intellectual Disabilities

This paper considers the question of what places are most conducive for convivial encounters between people with and without disabilities.

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Research to Action Guides

  • A Guide for disability practitioners, schools, employers and young people looking to make the transition from school to employment in Australia....
  • The Culturally Proficient Service Delivery Research to Action Guide has been developed to assist in the provision of accessible, appropriate and effective disab...