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  1. Aids and equipment at home

    27 Mar 2019 Aids and equipment at home

    Disability aids and equipment such as wheelchairs, walking frames and braces can help people with disabilities and the elderly gain more independence...

  2. Autism spectrum disorder (support services)

    05 Mar 2019

    There is a range of services available for children and adults who have autism. These include the provision of information, assessment, early intervention therapies, help at school, behaviour support...

  3. Carer rights and recognition

    23 Jan 2019

    Respect, consideration, recognition and support are some of the principles that guide how government departments, local councils and government-funded services work with carers and people who are...

  4. Confidentiality and privacy in healthcare

    03 Jan 2019

    There are laws that set out how healthcare professionals can collect and store your health information and when they are allowed to share it...

  5. Acquired brain injuries and spinal cord injuries

    19 Nov 2018

    Acquired brain injuries and spinal cord injuries may have a significant effect on your intimate relationships, friendships, social networks, recreation and work activities...

  6. Emergency or crisis support for carers

    08 Nov 2018

    An emergency care plan is a set of instructions about caring for someone in the event that you are not able to...

  7. Unpaid and professional carers

    08 Nov 2018

    The term ‘carer’ can refer to paid and unpaid, professional and ‘lay’ carers...

  8. Disability and aged care

    19 Oct 2018

    For older people living with a disability, it can be hard to manage household chores and day-to-day tasks without support. Here are some support services that can help...

  9. Chronic or degenerative conditions

    05 Oct 2018

    Find some of the more common degenerative conditions that lead to limited mobility or motor control...

  10. Disability groups and networks

    27 Sep 2018

    Connecting with other people who have a disability and their families can be a good way of getting informal advice and support...