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Decent working conditions for care workers? The intersections of employment regulation, the funding market and gender norms

This article documents key intersections and tensions between labour regulation, the regulatory force of the funding market and gender norms, and their impact not only on wages, but also on the meagre working time standards that currently exist for many frontline care workers.

Developing a voice as a practitioner researcher

This exegesis documents a research journey that began with the intent to construct a purpose built building to accommodate an existing centre-based early intervention service.

Developing behavioural training services to meet defined standards within an Australian statewide disability service system and the associated client outcomes

This study examined and the impact of the behavioural services training on the associated client outcomes and the severity rings of subsequent referrals in disability services in Tasmania.

Disability discrimination and higher education in England and Wales and Australia compared

The purpose of this article is to examine the approach taken in both jurisdictions towards the use of the anti-discrimination statutes and consider the effectiveness of the legislation in preventing discrimination on the ground of disability in higher education.

Disability in Australia: acquired brain injury

This bulletin provides data on the prevalence of ABI in Australia, and includes details of the support needs of, and services received by, people with ABI-related disability.

Disability Services National Minimum Data Set (DS)

This bulletin presents information on the estimated 312,539 people with disability who accessed disability support services in 2012–13, including the services they received across five broad service groups—community support, employment, community access, accommodation support and respite services.

Disability support services 2001, national data on services provided under the Commonwealth/State Disability Agreement

This report provides estimates relating to a single day (‘snapshot day’) and deals with: 1) consumers and their characteristics; 2) services received; and 3) numbers of service outlets for CSDA-funded services.

Disability support services 2001: national data on services provided under the Commonwealth/State disability agreement

This report includes and significantly expands the information published in Disability Support Services: First National Results, 2001.

Disability support services 2002-03: the first six months of data from the Commonwealth State/Territory disability agreement National Minimum Data Set

This report describes service users and their characteristics and service type outlets funded to deliver Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement (CSTDA) services, within the first six months of 2003.

Disability support services 2004-05: national data on services provided under the Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement

This report presents information on service type outlets that are funded to deliver CSTDA services; characteristics of the people who use CSTDA-funded services and support needs and informal carers of people using CSTDA-funded services.

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