10Apr

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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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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10Apr

Donate Online Today!

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

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25Mar

Encouraging creativity and artistic expression

Monte Lupo held a recent exhibition "Paradiso" at a small gallery and bookshop in Mt Tamborine, Under the Greenwood Tree.

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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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22Mar

Statement on Royal Commission and Terms of Reference

Ability First Australia supports the establishment of the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability. We believe that a Commission marks a critical step in promoting the human rights of people with disability, and that it will give people with disabili…

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26Feb

Golf Day

On Thursday 8th February, Ability First Australia held their first ever Golf Day at The Lakes Golf Course in Sydney.

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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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08Oct

Sydney Opera House Accessibility Program

Sydney Opera House launches their Accessible Performances program for the school holidays.

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06Oct

World CP Day 6 October 2017

The day is an opportunity to celebrate, raise awareness and take action to ensure that people with CP have the same rights, access and opportunity as anyone else in their communities.

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29Oct

First round of funding to support NDIS transition announced in WA

WA Disability Services Minister Stephen Dawson has announced the first round of recipients under the WA Sector Transition Fund, which includes Ability First Australia members, Ability Centre and Rocky Bay.

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25Oct

Community Consultation

You are invited to attend a focus group to discuss what you feel is important to include in a cerebral palsy strategy.

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