May 2010

Kids Under Kanvas
Wesley Young Adults program Wesley Young Adults program provides recreational and camping opportunities to people aged 18 - 25 years.
Recreational Respite for people with ABI
Wesley Mission Victoria runs a respite program in the North West metropolitan region for people with an ABI who live with older carers.
Migration Review - call for recent visa rejections/waivers due to disability
The National Ethnic Disability Alliance (NEDA) is looking for people who have applied for a visa to enter Australia over the past 6 months or so and were rejected.
Koorie Night Markets
WISE move for the Koorie Night Market Celebrating and promoting Indigenous arts, culture and business
Extension of due date for submissions to the Disability Inquiry
We have extended the due date for initial submissions Following some parties?? requests for extensions for making a submission to the Inquiry into Disability Care and Support, the Commission has extended the due date for initial submissions to 16 August 2010.
The Parent and Carer Manifesto launched
Australia's newest political party, the Parents Families and Carers Party, has launched its Parent and Carer Manifesto for the coming federal election
'Hear Us' - Now We Need Action
Commissioner Innes and Commissioner Gooda have welcomed 'Hear us', the report of the Inquiry into Hearing Health by the Senate Community Affairs Committee, released today, for its focus on both Indigenous hearing health and employment opportunities for hearing-impaired Australians.
Get Active
Are you keen on starting an exercise program that suits you? Do you want an exercise program that is monitored and safe? Do you know the benefits and types of exercise available for people with MS?
Invitation to attend a forum to discuss tram accessibility
This forum is to encourage in-depth discussion and feedback onkey issues relating to tram accessibility. Friday 28th May 2010, Melbourne.
Certificate lV in Disability CHC40308
The course is aimed at those who are interested in exploring work in the disability sector as well as those already working in the field without qualification.
Disability Update Budget 2010-2011
Budget 2010-2011
Mental Health First Aid Certificate Program
This 2 day Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) course developed through Orygen Research Centre and has been delivered nationally.
Yooralla's new School Holiday Program for teenagers (aged 12 to 18 years)
Yooralla's new School Holiday Program for teenagers (aged 12 to 18 years)
Headstart Family Group Program for people with an ABI
Headstart team would like to inform you that we are currently seeking interested families to take part in the family group program in April and throughout 2010.
Bans on disabled restraint methods urged
DANGEROUS physical manoeuvres being used to restrain the intellectually disabled in Victoria should be banned, a leading disability expert and government consultant has recommended.
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