30Aug

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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18Aug

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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22Jun

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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28Apr

Ability First Australia 2013 Annual Review

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

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13Apr

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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10Apr

Donate Online Today!

Ability First Australia, now provides the ability for people to donate online.

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10Apr

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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24Mar

Ability Centre dreams big with new brand

The Centre for Cerebral Palsy has today announced a bright new future under their new name Ability Centre, representing a stronger future for people with disability and their families right across WA. Ability Centre CEO Judy Hogben said the new name and brand represented an exciting new direction f…

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24Feb

Leading International Health Practitioner visits QLD

An expert disability practitioner from the United Kingdom visited Queensland this week to speak to support workers in the disability sector about the incoming National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

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27Jan

CPL's event recognised at Australia Day Awards

Brisbane’s largest family accessible event has been recognised in this years Lord Mayor’s Australia Day awards, taking out the title of ‘Community Event of the Year’ in a ceremony on Thursday 22nd January.

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