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Developing Theories and Practices of Inclusion in Australia

This article explores tensions between a general theory of inclusive education and those policies directed toward the schooling of students with disabilities.

Developing understandings of 'inclusion' and 'inclusive schooling'

This paper is a philosophical consideration of the concepts of 'inclusion' and 'inclusive schooling', especially with regards to disability.

Disability and mammography screening: intangible barriers to participation

This study sought to investigate intangible or non-physical barriers to participation of women with disability in mammography screening.

Disability citizenship: an Australian human rights analysis of the cultural industries

This paper takes direction from social approaches to disability that place the experience of people with disabilities (PwD) at the centre of the research paradigm by examining this population’s human rights’ experiences in their cultural life in the Australian context.

Disability Services Commission (WA)

The Commission works in partnership with service providers and other government departments to provide information, supports and services to people with disability, their families and carers.

Disability, Ageing and Carers, Australia: Summary of Findings, 2015

Psychosocial disability can have an impact on a person's ability to participate fully in daily living and opportunities like education, employment, and social and cultural activities.

Early Childhood Intervention Coordination Program: Information Options Project

The project aimed to explore the experiences and views of families and services in seeking information about services and supports for children with a disability or developmental delay.

Early Childhood Intervention Review: Nepean Blue Mountains/Hunter Trial SItes

A commissioned study into the delivery of Early Childhood Intervention services in the context of the NDIS roll out in the Nepean Blue Mountains and Hunter Regions of NSW.

Educating Oneself out of Social Exclusion. Research Report

This research builds a multi-dimensional measure of social exclusion comprising: material resources; employment; education and skills; health and disability; social interactions; community; and personal safety.

Effectiveness of electronic aids to daily living: Increased independence and decreased frustration

The aim of this study was to determine the impact of a short-term trial of electronic aids to daily living on people’s perceived levels of independence and frustration when using mains-powered or infrared controlled appliances.

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Research to Action Guides

  • This Guide explores what the research evidence tells us makes a difference in group homes, and to the lives of people who live in them....
  • This Research to Action Guide promotes and supports best practice in inclusive research by providing a review of the evidence and strategies that ensure end-use...