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My Choice Matters - May Update

Posted: 27 May 2016

WE HAVE BEEN REFUNDED! We are super excited to announce that we have been funded to continue to work in the community for another two years! Stay tuned to hear more about our plans over the next few months. Read more ...

My Choice Matters - April Update

Posted: 29 Apr 2016

Leonie’s experience in the leadership program was a positive one. She wanted to convey her perspective as a person with a hearing disability. Read more ...

My Choice Matters - March Update

Posted: 29 Apr 2016

The Become a Leader face-to-face program has reached over 190 people across 13 locations. Now we're online so every person with disability can become a leader and take control! Read more ...

My Choice Matters - February Update

Posted: 29 Apr 2016

This month we are sharing Jasmine's story. Below Run Projects Coordinator Tymon Kennedy shares a few words about Jasmine's journey. Read more ...

My Choice Matters - January Update

Posted: 29 Apr 2016

It's 2016 and My Choice Matters is back in full force after a relaxing holiday break. Below you'll find information on our February and March events and a few things from other organisations in the disability space. But before that...a BIG announcement! My Choice Matters revamps its website and workshops for February and March. Read more ...

AssistiveWare Blog

Posted: 20 Oct 2015

Lifestart staff member Lilly Wicks was invited to write a guest post on the AssistiveWare Blog this week, discussing the use of Proloquo2Go as a way for people with communication difficulties to communicate in her blog post called "Mates help mates communicate". This is a must read post for any families, teachers, clinician’s and carers, who are working w...

ECIA and Dolly Bhargava Workshop Series

Posted: 06 Oct 2015

Early Childhood Intervention Australia (ECIA) and Dolly Bhargava are running a series of workshops in Sydney. Responding to challenging behaviour with positive results on the 28th of October  http://www.ecia-nsw.org.au/events/event/responding-to-challenging-behaviour-with-positive-results-dolly-bhargava Building self esteem and resilience on the 29th of October&...

MusicConnect Webinar - 13 October 2015

Posted: 06 Oct 2015

Online Inclusion presents a webinar by MusicConnect. This webinar will focus on how families can include musical fun into everyday routines and daily living tasks. These times in the day can be full of stress and pressure for grown-ups and children alike. Songs can assist to calm the situation, work to a time frame and structure tasks. Within this webinar, Al will sh...

Upcoming webinar with ECIA - Starting School Webinar Series

Posted: 06 Oct 2015

Online Inclusion presents a bundle of 3 Webinars designed for families and those working with children who are starting school. Webinar 1: Navigating the Transition to School process for families; Introduction to the Transition to School Resource  - 28th September 1pm - 2pm AEST Webinar 2: Setting up for Support at School - 19th October 1pm -2pm AEDT Webinar...

Breaking news: first NDIS roll out plan announced

Posted: 16 Sep 2015

New South Wales and Victorian Premiers have just joined the Prime Minister to release their NDIS roll out plans! You can now find out when the NDIS is coming to you. This is a significant milestone on the road to the full roll out of the NDIS across all of Australia. Thanks to all of you who have campaigned for so long for a better deal for people with disability...