FashionAble - Celebrating Ability and Diversity

Jason Clymo announced as headline model for FashionAble 2017, a fundraising event event for leading QLD disability service provider Multicap.

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Learn It, Work It!

LEARN IT, WORK IT! Our South Australian member, Cara, was invited by TAFE SA to be a part of their 2019 Student Recruitment Campaign.

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Rocky Bay celebrates 80 years of service in the WA community.

Leading disability services provider and Ability First Australia member, Rocky Bay, has reached a significant milestone for Western Australia, celebrating its 80th anniversary.

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Scope and Agosci 2018 National Tour

Scope Australia presents Speak Up and Be Safe From Abuse Promoting Rights and Safety for Adults with Complex Communication Needs

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StGiles: A Studio Space for Everyone

StGiles Studio Space is a new program to provide young Tasmanians with disability opportunities with arts professionals to learn theatre skills and development of ‘voice’ through movement, improvisation, character development skills as well as musical theatre.

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Northcott recognised at BRW Innovation Awards 2015

Congratulations to Kerry Stubbs and the team at Northcott for being recognised as one of Australia’s most innovative companies in BRW Most Innovative Company's, reaching a lofty 22 out of the over 500 entries. Such a huge achievement, and the only NFP and many of the others in industries where innov…

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Supporting Captain Crabb to sail in Japan

Wayne Crabb loves sailing - a passion he has pursued despite his disability. Wayne, 65, was born with cerebral palsy. He lives independently with support from Cara in an apartment in Adelaide. Wayne is a graphic designer and an avid sailor with Sailability SA.  Cara have entered his story as a do…

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Ability First Australia 2014 Annual Review

The Ability First Australia 2014 Annual Review has just been released. View the report here today.

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Ability First Australia 2013 Annual Review

The Ability First Australia 2013 Annual Review has just been released.

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A Life Without Sight

AFA Director – Professor Ron McCallum AO, who has been blind since birth, speaks to the Huffington Post about his journey as a husband, parent, Professor and advocate for people with disabilities Read the full article

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Ability First Australia launches Ability Forum

The Ability Forum is a new initiative by Ability First Australia that gives the community a role in shaping the disability services.  By joining the Ability Forum, you can have a say in how we improve our services, and how we can make the NDIS work better for you. Your participation is vital in hel…

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Better Start Early Days Workshops website just launched!

The Better Start Early Days workshops are for parents of children with a disability in the early years before school. These FREE workshops will help you to understand how the funding works, learn more about services and supports, meet other parents and build confidence.

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