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Moving towards Midlife Care as Negotiated Family Business: Accounts of People with Intellectual Disabilities and Their Families "Just Getting along with Their Lives Together"

This article seeks to explore meanings of family care held by seven families that include a middle‐aged adult with intellectually disability.

My home, your workplace: people with physical disability negotiate their sexual health without crossing professional boundaries

This paper aims to describe research that examined the views of people with physical disability, living in Australia, of their sexual well‐being needs from their own perspective.

NSW Disability Inclusion Plan

This plan sets out the government’s objectives to work towards improving on the way people with disability are included in communities.

Overcoming Indigenous disadvantage: key indicators 2003 report

This report aims to provide indicators of Indigenous disadvantage ‘that are of relevance to all governments and Indigenous stakeholders, and that can demonstrate the impact of programme and policy interventions’.

Parent proxy-reported quality of life for children with cerebral palsy: is it related to parental psychosocial distress?

The aim of this study was to examine (i) the relationship between parental psychosocial distress and parent proxy-reported quality of life (QOL); and (ii) whether parental psychosocial distress mediates the relationship between child impairment and proxy-reported QOL.

Paying Attention to Self (PATS) : an evaluation of the PATS program for young people who have a parent with a mental illness

This paper is an evaluation of the Paying Attention to Self (PATS) support program for young people aged 13–18 years who have a parent with a mental illness.

Physical and mental health of mothers caring for a child with Rett syndrome

This article seeks to explore the physical and mental health of mothers who care for a child with Retts Syndrome.

Playground politics

This article seeks to explore the ways in which students with disability develop social relationships.

Practical ways to overcome isolation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander carers: A literature review

This report aims to focus on carers (in particular, informal) of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and the barriers they face.

Practical ways to overcome isolation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander carers: A literature review

There is a lack of information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) carers. This report presents information about care provided by ATSI carers in Australia. It provides a profile of the ATSI carers, an overview of their services and experiences of providing services.

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