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Review of Disability Employment Services

So, the DSS is currently looking into the good and the bad and the possible future when it comes to Disability Employment Services…. I went to the Newcastle forum today for consumers and carers. I have to say, I felt a lot like the odd one out (only recently becoming a DES client, and “only”…

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Orange

We had a breakfast at work today for a staff member who has moved to another site. In the trying to remember everything that morning, I forgot lunch. So I wandered down to near the station and got these yummy sushi rolls for $2.90 each at Refresh. Good to see they’re seriously looking at the…

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Annie’s Last Paper Not Coming Out

From Live Toad Annie’s Last Paper Not Coming Out In a bizarre replay of Annie’s Coming Out (1980) the Department of Human Services is preventing Anne McDonald‘s oldest friend, Leonie McFarlane, from delivering a presentation in her memory. Leonie‚Äôs case is to be taken to the Supreme Court today by Ron Meldrum, QC. Anne McDonald…

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Every Australian Counts: Support the National Disability Insurance Scheme

Every Australian Counts is the campaign for the introduction of a National Disability Insurance Scheme. The NDIS will revolutionise the way people with a disability, their families and carers are supported in this country. The NDIS will be a new support system for people with a disability, their families and carers. It will transform the…

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