Events

Facilitating Self-Advocacy for the NDIS (Mental Health)

26Nov

Date and time: Thu 26th Nov, 2020 - Tue 8th Dec, 2020, 1:00 - 3:00pm, 1:00 - 3:00pm

Venue: Online

An online train-the-trainer program for NDIS service providers aimed at fostering self-determination and mainstream connections for people who may be eligible to access, or are accessing, the NDIS under the psychosocial disability stream. The training will: Increase knowledge and skills of NDIS service workers with an interest in professional development, to be able to train … Continued

NDIS Housing Options Workshop for People with Disability | VIC

26Nov

Date and time: Thu 26th Nov, 2020 - Fri 11th Dec, 2020, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM AEDT., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM AEDT., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM AEDT., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM AEDT.

Venue: Online

The workshops are about housing options for people with disability and have been designed for people with disability and their families. People with disability run the workshop. They give you information about your housing options and share their stories of how they found the right home for them. A workbook will help you to think … Continued

Telescope – In the Voice of the Writer

27Nov

Date and time: Fri 27th Nov, 2020, 6:00pm

Venue: Online

Cost: Free but booking is required

Perspectives from diverse writers, in their voices. Connect with writers with lived experience of disability performing their works online… everything from True Crime, Fan Fiction, Memoir and Poetry. Being a Telescope audience member allows you to experience a greater perspective and personal connection to writers with disability. Not only will you hear their stories, you … Continued

NDIS Independent Assessments Organising Meeting

28Nov

Date and time: Sat 28th Nov, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Venue: Online (Zoom OR Microsoft Teams - TBD)

Cost: Free

Come along to an organising meeting to plan action against the introduction of independent assessments to the NDIS next year. This meeting will attempt to create united action and a set of demands among disability organisations, disability activists and allies. The primary goal is to prevent the introduction of independent assessments and for the government … Continued