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Early Intervention Services for Children With Physical Disability: Parents' Perceptions of Family-Centeredness and Service Satisfaction

This research focuses on family-centred practice and satisfaction with early childhood services. Parents and carers of children with a physical disability expressed satisfaction with early childhood services that were well-coordinated, comprehensive and informative.

Economic study of muscular dystrophy: Executive summary

This study aimed to canvass the experiences of people with muscular dystrophy in relation to the nexus between MD, employment and cost impacts, including barriers and facilitators in job searching processes and in obtaining needed supports.

Equity in assessment: discrimination and disability issues from an Australian legal perspective

This paper examines equity issues in assessment from a legal perspective, drawing on case history from Australia, and based in discrimination and disability law.

Evaluation of outcomes for people nominated to the Integrated Services Program: Evaluation plan

The Integrated Services Program (ISP) commenced in 2005 with dedicated funding from the NSW Government as a demonstration project.

Evaluation of the Sector and Workforce Development

This report is an evaluation of an action research pilot project that intended to determine what is required to support the disability services sector and its workforce in WA to promote the use of Positive Behaviour Support.

Every Moment Has Potential

The resource provides an introduction to Person Centred Active Support - a way of working that enables everyone, no matter what their level of intellectual or physical disability, to make choices and participate in meaningful activities and social relationships.

Evidence & Policy - A journal of research, debate and practice

This journal addresses the needs of those who provide public services across a wide range of social and public policy issues – from social care to education, from public health to criminal justice.

For better or worse: how have people with intellectual disabilities fared in a whole of disabilities framework?

This article explores the impact of a “whole of disability” service framework on the provision of services to people with intellectual disability, with a particular focus on the provision of accommodation support services to people with intellectual disability in Western Australia.

FutureAbility DataCube

This interactive online data platform presents a large collection of statistical data about people aged under 65 years old with disability from CALD backgrounds throughout NSW.

Government Directives on the Integration of Students with a Disability Into the TAFE System: Causes and Effects as Reflected Within the New England Institute of TAFE

This study considers how the TAFE system in NSW addresses the intention of legislation such as the Commonwealth and state Disability Services Acts to support students with disabilities, by surveying the views of senior TAFE staff, students, teachers and consultants.

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Research to Action Guides

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