DANA eNews – November 2021

This edition of DANA’s monthly eNews is packed full of the latest news about advocacy, the NDIS, the Disability Royal Commission, & COVID-19 information, plus current inquiries, consultations, jobs, resources and updates.

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Advocacy News including NDIS bill, research on scheme sustainability, International Day of People with Disability, Media Diversity Handbook

National Disability Insurance Scheme including Q & S Commission’s Own Motion Inquiry, Increased support for workers in SA, QLD and TAS, New app

Disability Royal Commission, including CRPD hearing, text message enquiries, Report on education hearing, research reports, WWDA Easy English factsheets 

COVID 19 Resources and Information, including showing proof of vaccination, QLD pathways to vaccination, third jab, VIC Disability Liaison Officers

Grant and Funding Opportunities – WA State Government open tender, ACT Disability Inclusion Grant program

Inquiries, Submissions and consultations including on Disability Employment Services (DES), NDIS in QLD 

Events – details on upcoming events, including Make Decisions Real workshops, Inclusive Film Festival, National Arts and Disability Awards, WDV training on violence prevention 

Resources, including MS Australia video about invisible symptoms, NSW election resources, WWDA Youth podcast

Jobs – positions advertised in the advocacy sector

In the News – links to recent news articles

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