TAXPAYERS could fork out $310 per year to cover two new disability schemes announced at Parliament House today.
28th Feb. 2011 12:02 PM
TWENTY jobs in 20 days is the challenge for STEPS employment agency and job-seekers with a disability are the ones who will...
02nd June 2011 9:06 AM
A TEMPER tantrum and an airborne golf club were enough to tear apart Dane Parviainen's skull and life as he knew it.
08th June 2011 2:06 AM
MARYBOROUGH special education teacher Debra Sullivan Bailey has been named as one of 10 members of the Central Queensland...
15th Sept. 2011 2:09 AM
AN IPSWICH man who punched a teenage boy he saw bullying a girl with a serious disability has faced court.
27th Oct. 2011 9:10 AM
JANE Dunphy's parents did not think their daughter would ever marry. Marty McComiski's parents also thought their son would...
16th March 2012 2:03 PM
A MAN has accused Fraser Coast Regional Council of discriminating against people with a disability after he fell several...
17th March 2012 5:03 AM
SUNSHINE Coast parents fighting for better treatment of their 19-year-old son's mental health issues have won a review of...
25th June 2012 10:06 AM
IT CAN take a lifetime to truly touch people's hearts but William Zaknic has done just that at only two years of age.
05th Aug. 2012 12:08 PM
A QUEENSLAND trial, to allow people with disabilities to tailor their own support services has been warmly welcomed.
04th Sept. 2012 8:09 PM
THE strongest part of Robynne Clifton's body is her vocal cords.
16th Sept. 2012 6:09 PM
NIAMH Scott's family is desperate to move to Australia but one thing is stopping them from making the shift: her...
10th Oct. 2012 4:10 PM
ONE has to wonder how many hours there are in Tristram Peters' days.
27th Oct. 2012 4:10 PM
UPDATE: Barry Mortimer is one of nine people with a disability who will move into new Endeavour homes in...
05th Nov. 2012 7:11 AM
AUSTRALIANS with a disability and those who care for them are being asked for their thoughts on what can be done to...
03rd Dec. 2012 1:12 PM
THOSE with high-need disabilities may have more options for respite care with the Queensland Government announcing $22...
03rd Dec. 2012 6:12 PM
DISABILITY advocates have praised the Queensland Government’s turn-around on the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
12th Dec. 2012 6:12 PM
A DISABLED man is returning to a Rockhampton care facility where he has been assaulted five times, because there are no...
21st Jan. 2013 8:01 AM
EPIC Employment is known for helping people find work, but now it has also created 12 new jobs of its own across the Fraser...
04th March 2013 7:03 AM
A TEARFUL Jenny Macklin welcomed the passage of laws to create the National Disability Insurance Scheme on Thursday.
14th March 2013 5:03 PM
PEOPLE who become disabled through an injury may lose their benefits under the NDIS if they don’t take legal action soon...
24th March 2013 4:03 PM
NOBLE Lakeside resident Bill Caton is lucky to be alive after surviving a disability scooter crash on Maryborough-Hervey...
25th April 2013 9:04 AM
ANGLICARE has released a new report on rental affordability which finds it is becoming almost impossible for people on...
29th April 2013 11:04 AM
QUEENSLAND taxpayers are forking out more than $1000 a day to keep a Mackay brain injury victim in hospital.
01st May 2013 8:05 AM
DISABILITY advocate Craig Wallace says Labor's proposed levy to fund the national disability insurance scheme is "clever...
02nd May 2013 6:05 AM