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Enjoying the New Year's Eve fireworks when you're blind

02 January 2018

Everyone loves watching the New Year's Eve fireworks on the television, but how do you enjoy the fireworks when you're blind?

Wings for Autism: New program helps WA kids with autism find their wings

02 January 2018

Check out this great initiative to support kids with autism and their families to take the stress out of flying.

New Zealand's Nationwide Secret Santa

20 December 2017

Thousands of New Zealanders are thrilled to be taking part in a nationwide Secret Santa.

Makerspace concept being used to develop technology to assist people with disabilities

13 December 2017

A disability support services group in regional Queensland is using the new concept of makerspaces to design and build new products to assist people with disabilities.

Google Maps-inspired app to help wheelchair users get around

12 December 2017

A mobile phone app that helps wheelchair users find best travel routes is being developed at Wollongong.

WA has signed on to the federal NDIS — what does that mean for West Australians?

12 December 2017

After months of uncertainty and negotiation, the State Government has announced Western Australia will join the federally-run National Disability Insurance Scheme.

Australia's longest running disability radio program

11 December 2017

Have you heard about the Invincability radio program? It's Australia's longest-running radio program made exclusively by people with a disability.

Jordon Steele-John takes his seat in the Senate

30 November 2017

Jordon Steele-John is the youngest person to sit in the Senate, and the only person with a disability in parliament.

What's The Best Thing About Having Disability?

30 November 2017

Young people tell us what the best things are about having disability.

NDIS: WA looks to join national disability scheme rollout, but sticking points remain

26 November 2017

Thousands of people with disabilities in Western Australia are set to wait weeks longer for the future of the NDIS to become clear.