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Guardianship is a big step and involves legal decision-making for another person in the areas of health, access to services and other life choices. This article explores whether guardianship is right for you.

Housing is most definitely not one-size-fits-all for people with a disability and their families, however the NDIS certainly brings incredible opportunities to live more independently and in ways that were not previously an option. We look at the options.

Chris Taylor from Toowoomba is stepdad to Jayden, 6, with a disability. Chris is the Site Manager at Endeavour Foundation’s Toowoomba Business Service. Here he shares his family’s experience to date with the NDIS.

Many parents tell us that one of the major things that keep them up worrying at night is what will happen to their son or daughter with a disability after they are gone.

As the NDIS rolls out we have paved the way to a smoother transition for our customers with the recruitment of our Customer Engagement Officers.

Judy James says that including Support Coordination in her twin nieces’ NDIS packages was, in her mind, ‘essential’.

As you are familiarising yourself with NDIS language, you might start to hear the term ‘support coordination’ and want to know what it is.

Have you ever considered how to increase the independence of your loved one?  Increased independence provides a greater sense of wellbeing and choice, as well as lightening the load for carers. Here are some tips to start. 

Up to 80% of young people with a disability have been taken advantage of by a 'friend'. We've produced an Easy Read guide for people with an intellectual disability covering mate crime - what it is and how it can be prevented.

International Day of People with Disability (Saturday 3 December) reminds us of the benefits of bringing down barriers that stop people with a disability from being included fully in everyday community life.

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