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NDIS supports are music to Ben’s ears

Nov 29 2019

Ben Eaglesham is putting his classical music knowledge to good use, increasing his time volunteering at a community radio station, thanks to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). While Ben …

Touring exhibition celebrating people with disability to launch in Rockhampton

Nov 28 2019

Rockhampton’s CBD Christmas Fair on Saturday, December 7 is getting an artistic flourish, with an exhibition celebrating works by locals with disability launching during the festivities. This Is Me, featuring …

Carers Queensland Annual Report 2018/19

Nov 26 2019

Together we are dedicated to making life better. Carers, the people they care for and their families are at the centre of everything we do. 2018/19 was an exciting and …

Emma is leading an active lifestyle thanks to the NDIS

Nov 26 2019

Whether using a sit-ski out on the slopes or an all-terrain wheelchair to access horses at her farm, Emma Weatherley is embracing her active lifestyle thanks to the National Disability …

Artistic talent shines for Matthew

Nov 25 2019

The love of the outdoors prompted Matthew Short to begin painting brightly-coloured landscapes and seascapes 10 years ago. From iridescent reef fish and turtles to enticing bush settings, the 43-year-old …

Carers Queensland’s dashing duck helps raise funds for Emerald’s all-abilities playground

Nov 22 2019

Our adventurous Community Development team in the Central Highlands took to the water to help raise funds for Emerald’s all abilities playground at this year’s Nogoa River Family Day Duck …

The awesomeness of Beth’s NDIS plan

Nov 22 2019

Leaving school is a big transition in any young person’s life and for Nambour local, Beth Amey, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is helping her to continue learning and …

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Nov 21 2019

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Find out why good access makes good business sense at Social Inclusion Week event

Nov 20 2019

Carers Queensland is celebrating Social Inclusion Week with a breakfast event on Monday 25 November, to talk about how improving accessibility can benefit local businesses. Social Inclusion Week, from 23 …

Joe’s on his way to the top

Nov 20 2019

Joe Smith could well be the next big thing in Australian entertainment. The Gold Coast based YouTuber, who has autism, has made a rapid start to his content making career, …

A year of firsts for Curran

Nov 19 2019

Scoring his first try on the footy field and attending his first birthday party, Curran Sherriff has had a 2019 to remember. The 13-year-old from Ipswich has a rare microdeletion …

NDIS meeting Kelvin’s needs now and into the future

Nov 18 2019

Talking with Kelvin Mickelson, it quickly becomes apparent that his calm and laid back manner hides an infectious enthusiasm to make things happen. Kelvin, a Canadian-born Australian, has set world …