Organisations can apply for funding to hold accessible and inclusive events during Disability Action Week or International Day of People with Disability. Events should promote social and economic participation and encourage connection with the community.
Three organisations have received funding of more than $2.4 million to build up to 22 sustainable places for adults with a disability who are being cared for by their elderly parent.
A new series of information resources for Queensland families of children with disability is now available. These resources provide practical information about the services and supports available and how parents can support their child’s development.
The new positive behaviour support and restrictive practices reporting requirements began on 1 July 2014.
The Queensland Disability Plan aims to ensure a successful transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme and ensure mainstream services and communities are accessible and inclusive for Queenslanders with disability, their families and carers.
A new initiative has been launched to enable people with a disability and their family to have a level of choice and control over their disability supports and services.