NDIS have recorded a webinar they hosted on Assistive Technology: Wheelchairs, aids and devices. The panel discusses recent changes to AT processes and resources, how to prepare for a planning meeting with AT needs, and how to escalate urgent issues
Professor Leanne Dowse presents on ASID’s position paper on Intellectual Disability and complex needs. View the presentation here.
Our current SPOT on DD President, Rene, and Executive Member, Kim, had the privilege of sitting on a Uniting Q&A panel on the topic of report writing in the NDIS. Click here to watch it.
An interesting article on a momentous decision by the tribunal in relation to the feeding needs for people with a disability.
Click here to read it.
Mobility Engineering is a supplier for disability transport products. They have helpful videos on their Youtube channel regarding child safety harnesses, restraints, wheelchair transport and other products.
Click here to access their Youtube channel.
The ASID has released position statements regarding Intellectual Disability and Complex Needs. Click here to read more about it and for the background paper.
There are some great resources on this website including the zero tolerance program. There is some online training that is worth a look.
This resource was developed by Family and Community Services in 2014.
The package was designed to provide information on the mealtime management for nurses working with people with disabilities in order to promote consistent and efficient best practice.
Webinar: Coaching skills
7th May, 7pm.
See our events page for further details or register via eventbrite Here
Emerging Minds is interested in any observations you have about mental wellbeing in children (0-12years) with developmental delay or intellectual disability. We would also like to learn more about your learning and skill building needs related to supporting