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Simone Stevens reporting on the Having a Say Conference

Thursday, 21 March, 2019 - 15:30

This year marked the 20th anniversary of the Having a Say Conference which was held at Deakin University Waterfront Campus. Over 1000 people from across Australia and the world attended the three-day event. It’s always fabulous to see everyone attending the conference, but especially this year in its 20th year.

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Interview with Robert Martin

Monday, 25 February, 2019 - 14:52

The VALID Podcast provides regular commentary and updates on VALID’s work, and chats with other people who share their stories about disability. Our first podcast is an interview with Robert Martin MNZM.

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Goal achieved!

Thursday, 29 November, 2018 - 12:52

Support Coordinator Darryl got in touch with VALID’s advocacy team as he could see Joe was socially isolated and lashing out at work when frustrated. Joe, Darryl and the advocate worked together in implementing his NDIS plan, enabling Joe to access the community and handle stressful situations at work. 

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Terry and Anthony from VALID being being filmed

Lights Camera Action

Wednesday, 21 November, 2018 - 10:44

Film director Sarah Barton is developing a short Q &A documentary on people’s experiences with staff supports.Terry shared his experiences with disability service providers,  the good and the bad.  

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