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News Online 21 Feb 11

The Tasmanian Government claims to have cleared its most urgent waiting list for people with disabilities seeking equipment. More

News Online 18 Feb 11

WA children are being placed in adult mental health facilities because of a lack of room in the only metropolitan child mental health unit. More

News Online 16 Feb 11

The New South Wales Greens have attacked the State Government for inadequately funding community based mental health services. More

News Online 15 Feb 11

The Australian Human Rights Commission's disability discrimination commissioner has backed calls to get people off the disability pension and back into work. More

AM 15 Feb 11

The Business Council was criticised for suggesting the government needs to reduce the number of people on the disability pension. But the Disability Commissioner Graeme Innes agrees. He says… More

Pension cuts to pay for floods 'not an option'

Pension cuts to pay for floods 'not an option'

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News Online 14 Feb 11

Senior Australian of the Year Ron McCallum rejects the Business Council's calls for disability pension cuts as an alternative to the flood levy. More

ABC AP APNC 14 Feb 11

The Business Council says cuts to disability services and foreign aid should be considered as alternatives to the flood levy. More

News Online 14 Feb 11

The Business Council says cuts to disability services and foreign aid should be considered as alternatives to the flood levy. More

Omega-3 may keep blindness at bay
News Online 10 Feb 11

New research suggests omega-3 fatty acids can help prevent retinopathy, an eye disease that can lead to blindness in premature babies and people with diabetes. More

News Online 10 Feb 11

A community group says the Disability Services Minister agreed to reverse his decision to close the Stockton Residential Centre, after being told of the hardship it would cause More

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