The NDIA has partnered with a number of different organisations across Australia to deliver the NDIS. These partners are known as Local Area Coordinators (LAC). Feros Care is a LAC, working in Townsville, Mackay, the Barossa, Northern Adelaide and the ACT. The Feros Care LAC team have been in the ACT for almost 12 months…

Tristram Peters is a writer, editor, and disability advocate with a keen passion for sport. He recently represented Australia at the powerchair football world cup and sits on the sport’s executive board for the Asia Pacific Oceania zone. You can see Tristram’s first Clickablog article, On Disability and Sport, by clicking here.

Neil is an Emeritus Professor at the University of Newcastle whose wife, Sue, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 1997. After Neil’s retirement they both became active in Parkinson’s Queensland Inc. (PQI), a charity dedicated to improving the lives of those living with Parkinson’s disease. He is now an Ambassador for PQI and with Sue leads…

This is a sponsored blog post by ATSA Independent Living Expo. The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is growing and changing the assistive technology (AT) market in Australia. NDIS participants now have greater choice and control over their AT purchases and can buy a wide range of AT products and services with their NDIS budget.…

Phillip Chalker is passionate about technology and its many benefits. For more from Phillip, check out his Gippsland All Abilities Social Group on Clickability. Since the arrival of the smartphone, the lives of blind and vision-impaired people have changed for the better. For instance, my iPhone comes with voiceover right out of the box. All you…

Tristram Peters is a writer, editor, and disability advocate with a keen passion for sport. He recently represented Australia at the powerchair football world cup and sits on the sport’s executive board for the Asia Pacific Oceania zone. Living in perhaps the last Australian suburb to receive the NDIS, I’ll finally start my NDIS journey…

Summer Foundation works to influence health, housing, aged care and disability services policy and practice related to young people in nursing homes.  Moving house is a big deal for anyone, but what if you are moving from a place where you’ve had very little choice to a new type of housing where you suddenly have lots of choice?…

Imagine More believes in a strong, connected community where individuals with a disability hold socially valued roles, have strong relationships and are constantly exploring what is possible. Imagine More effects change by fostering the courage, capacity and autonomy of families and communities to strengthen typical lives, roles and relationships for people with a disability. Over…

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