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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.

Diversity of participation in children with cerebral palsy

This article seeks to investigate the participation of children with cerebral palsy in selected sport, cultural and quite leisure activities compared to other Australian children.

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.

Evaluation of a rural community-based disability service in Queensland, Australia

This article seeks to evaluate a community-based disability service in in central Queensland.

Evaluation of the self managed model in the community participation program

This paper assesses the extent of the effectiveness of the Self Managed Model (SMM), one of three Community Participation service models.

Exploring the retention and success of students with disability

This study explores the relationship between supports and university adjustment for students with disability, and their retention and success.

Factors that prevent equitable access to rehabilitation for Aboriginal Australians with disabilities: the need for culturally safe rehabilitation

This article seeks to investigate the barriers that prevent Aboriginal people with disabilities from accessing rehabilitation services.

General Social Survey: Summary Results, Australia, 2014

This is a summary of findings which provides a snapshot of the data collected in the 2014 General Social Survey. The findings present how Australia has progressed on aspects of social capital such as participation, support, feelings of safety and trust.

Google Calendar: using technology to increase independence in traumatic brain injury survivors

This research summary provides an overview of a study that investigated the use of Google Calendar to improve independence for clients who have sustained a traumatic brain injury

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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...