Monthly Archives: February 2013

Post Placement Support in Disability Employment

This is one area of support that needs a kick along and some evidence based practices. When should PPS start and what should it look like? In my view it should start as soon as you’ve completed your client discovery … Continue reading

Posted in disability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Diploma Update

I’ve attached a link to the draft course brochures.  You’ll find them on this page. Remember this training can be delivered interstate and if you happen to live in Melbourne, I’m available to talk with you. diploma CHC50108-6 diploma CHC50612-4 … Continue reading

Posted in disability | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Diploma courses hit the mark!

The Centre for Disability Studies has contextualised the existing Diploma’s of Disability and Community Services Work. The Diploma of Disability has a focus on six areas; Quality Services, Individualised Planning and case management, Positive behaviour Support & Communication, Social Skills … Continue reading

Posted in disability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Idea from The UK worth replicating in Australia

Golden Lane Housing (GLH), the housing arm of Mencap, has launched a £10 million charity bond that will raise money to buy homes for people with a learning disability. Investors in the bond, which has a minimum investment level of … Continue reading

Posted in disability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The K-Fund Microloan Initiative

The K-Fund Microloan Initiative.

Posted in disability | Leave a comment

The K-Fund Microloan Initiative

Read about this incredible initiative by Cary Griffin and David Hammis of Griffin Hammis Associates. The Center for Social Capital (CSC) and the Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Foundation (JPKF) are pleased to announce the establishment of The K-Fund, a unique … Continue reading

Posted in disability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

“It’s My Future” app for planning meetings.

It’s My Future is designed to support adults with developmental disabilities to become more self-determined and to meaningfully participate in their annual planning meetings. This App, produced by AbleLink Technologies, Inc. in conjunction with the Kansas University Center on Developmental … Continue reading

Posted in disability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment