More support needed for disability services


· Thursday, November 8, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


On October 26, many thousands of people around the country gathered to share in DisabiliTEA events. These drew attention to the urgent need for the introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) into every Australian community.

Healthy Alliance for wellbeing of all


· Thursday, November 8, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


One year on from its founding Assembly last September, Sydney Alliance held its second City Assembly at the Sydney Town Hall on Sunday October 28 to report back to over 1,000 members from its 48 partner organisations.

Reframing White Cane Day


· Wednesday, November 7, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


October 15 was International White Cane Day.

Nurturing the seeds of recovery


· Friday, October 5, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


October is Mental Health Month, a month dedicated to raising awareness of mental health issues. The Sunflower Clinic is a specialist service tailored to the needs of people affected by psychosis, and their carers. Julia Jacklin spoke to Alexandra who works at the Burwood Clinic.

A better support system


· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


WATERLOO: Being born as a congenital amputee has taught 30 year-old Deborah Roach to be persistent. The local resident has competed in cycling at a national level and…

Talking with the Health Minister


· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


The Minerals Resource Rent Tax is set to aid small businesses and superannuation funds for Sydney residents. Superannuation will rise from 9 to 12 per cent for 61,500…