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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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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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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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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Sydney Opera House Accessibility Program

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

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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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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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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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St Giles launches its end of year theatre production

Studio Space All Abilities Theatre Company and St Giles present "Super Heroes of Launceston".

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St Giles Staff Day 2018

Successful turnout for St Giles annual Staff Day in Launceston.

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Multicap's FashionAble Event

Multicap is proud to present FashionAble, a fashion parade and photographic exhibition over high tea, to give people with disability a once in a lifetime opportunity.

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Australia & New Zealand Cerebral Palsy Strategy

Cerebral palsy is the most common childhood physical disability, affecting one in 500 Australians. Surprisingly, there is no national strategy guiding services in this field. Ability First Australia is collaborating with other organisations to develop a strategy which aims to influence policy, syst…

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