07 November 2018
An independent national inquiry is needed to provide the Federal Government with a framework for comprehensive action.
Read moreabout UNSW panel calls for action on intellectual disability deaths
01 November 2018
Discussing a national death reporting system for Australians with intellectual disability, in an effort to reduce avoidable deaths.
Read moreabout Inquiry into intellectual disability deaths needed: UNSW panel
31 October 2018
Successful applicants are researching projects such as barriers to refugees with disability, and early interventions for children with autism.
Read moreabout Disability related research boosted by UNSW seed funding
22 October 2018
Options for voice recognition, options for alternative security confirmations, and things like touch screens can be really problematic for people with disabilities.
Read moreabout The Digital Divide: Panel frames better digital access for people with disabilities
04 October 2018
People with intellectual disability experience higher rates of mental ill health than the rest of the population, so NDIS can be doubly relevant.
Read moreabout How to improve the NDIS for people who have an intellectual disability as well as a mental illness
02 October 2018
The NDIS aims to help people with disability live more independently. It was hoped this would reduce carers' responsibilities and allow them more time to work. But evidence shows this hasn't happened.
Read moreabout The NDIS hasn't made much difference to carers' opportunities for paid work