How to talk to kids about disability
If you’ve found this small little corner of the internet, you likely have a child in your life who is growing and learning about the world but you’re not sure how to tackle the topic of disability. Perhaps you’ve had an encounter out in public where your child has said something about someone with disability that has made you feel embarrassed or not sure of what to say.
We’re making 5 dreams come true! Meet the winners
To celebrate our 70th anniversary, we brought back the Imagine What’s Possible competition. The competition aims to make dreams come true for people with disability.
And this year? Boy oh boy were we inundated with dreams! Hundreds of incredible entries made their way to us. The judges had a very tricky task ahead of them but they managed to pick our 5 lucky winners. In this blog, we’ll introduce you to Kassidy, Zac, Carol, Kristel and Nicholas who all dreamed big and won.
The SIL (Supported Independent Living) process explained
This blog is going to cover the process in a way that’s (hopefully) easy enough to understand.
SIL is Supported Independent Living. It’s how the NDIS helps people with a disability live independently. We get asked this question so often that we made a blog just about this. You can check it out here. This blog is a great place to start to get a bit of background information.
Love on the Spectrum: Season 2 review
Love on the Spectrum is back for season 2!
If you haven’t seen it, it’s a heartwarming show that follows adults with autism as they navigate the unpredictable world of dating. Originally created for ABC, the series has been picked up by Netflix and getting rave reviews. Below is just one of them!
Our resident reviewer Luke from Geebung has written a review of the show:
What you need to know about NDIS independent assessments
There’s been a lot of talk about ‘independent assessments’ in the recent months.
If you’re not sure what an independent assessment is, or how it will impact you, then this blog is for you.
Is your workplace disability friendly? Introducing the Inclusive Employment Movement
Did you know that if you have a disability in Australia, you are more than twice as likely to be unemployed? It’s a pretty shocking statistic, but there’s a movement brewing that’s looking to change this. It’s called the Inclusive Employment Movement, and it’s something that Endeavour Foundation is proud to be part of.
Our very own Alex Baker went along to a breakfast event to find out more