New online education resources for carers
The Department of Social Services has contracted Carers Australia to create five online education modules on the Carer Gateway portal. Topics include Dealing with Stress, Effective Communications Techniques, Taking a Break, Legal Issues, and Personal Health and Wellbeing. The first resource, Dealing with Stress, is now available online and as an interactive PDF.
See more details on the Carer Gateway portal here
Assistance with NDIS Appeals and Advocacy Agencies
See this link to the agencies in Victoria who are funded to provide assistance with ‘NDIS Appeals’.
All Victoria disability advocacy agencies (that work on a range of issues) can be found on the Disability Advocacy Resource Unit website here
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