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Disconnected expectations: Staff, family, and supported employee perspectives about retirement

This study aimed to identify the possibilities and barriers to retirement for older employees in supported employment services.

Dynamic properties of income support receipt in Australia

This paper examines properties of income support receipt and the personal characteristics associated with alternative patterns of receipt. Churning (commencing a new income support spell) and transferring (movement from one payment type to another) are significant features.

Economic Rationalism and Educational Reform : Vocational Education and Training for Students With Disabilities in New South Wales, Australia

This article examines the advanced transition state of education reforms in New South Wales in the late 1980s and considers frameworks enforced in the curriculum.

Employer satisfaction, job-match and future hiring intentions for employees with a disability

This paper discusses the relationships between employer satisfaction, and employer perceptions of job-match and future hiring intentions toward people who have a disability.

Employment outcomes for people in Australia who are congenitally deaf: has anything changed?

This study examined the employment outcomes of deaf school leavers in Australia. The results were compared with previous studies. The paper underscores the need for programmes to address the general community's attitude about deafness as a disability.

Families with a young child with a disability

This article examines the characteristics of families with at least one young child with a disability and the effect the caring role has on relationships.

Financial turning points and transitions for people with multiple sclerosis: Towards sustainable employment outcomes

This study explored the experiences of financial transitions that people with multiple sclerosis pass through during their lives. It offers suggestions regarding improving their employment opportunities and financial futures.

Gender differences in the perceptions of psychosocial experiences reported by persons with disabilities

The objective of this study was to describe the subjective experience of living with disability.

Here&Now13: Mapping process, measuring impacts. An evaluation of a year long mentoring program for artists with disability in WA

This report captures the evaluation approach and results from a year-long multi-partnered project and exhibition, called HERE&NOW13, aimed at developing artistic skills and enhancing the social inclusion of artists with disability in efforts to elevate contemporary disability arts practice in WA.

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