5 reasons you should buy Australian made gifts created by a person with disability this Christmas
Choosing Australian made gifts will help local businesses get back on their feet this Christmas, as Australians in the country’s two most populous states make plans to reunite with friends and family after months of lockdown.
8 ways to make friends when you have a disability
We noticed a heartbreaking statistic nestled on page 241 of the NDIS' latest quarterly report. Of the NDIS participants surveyed, 33% of people aged 25 and over said they did not have a friend outside of family and paid supports. If this is you, and you've stumbled across this blog - welcome, we are happy to have you here and hope we can help.
Raising a child with Intellectual DisabilityIf you are a parent of a child with intellectual disability, the prospect of raising your child can be overwhelming. Like every parent, you’re embarking on a lifelong journey to equip your child with the skills and knowledge to help them live and thrive.
Velcro Goes Vougue
Choosing an outfit to wear that is comfortable, looks great and makes you feel great is a daily challenge for us all. Dealing with buttons, zips, laces, clips, ties and all other means of getting into and out of those outfits can add a whole other level of frustration, especially for many people with disability.
Who pays for lunch?
In some industries, taking a client to lunch and picking up the tab might seem like the right way to repay them for their business. But when it comes to grabbing lunch with your support worker, what is the correct etiquette? Who pays for lunch?
What does an 'average' NDIS plan look like
Whether you are starting out on the NDIS Plan journey or looking at making some changes, sometimes it’s good to have something to compare to that might help you assess the value you are getting from your own plan.