Angelman syndrome is a rare genetic disorder that causes physical and intellectual disability. Learn about therapies that can improve the quality of life of those affected.
Assistance dogs are animals trained to help people who are living with physical disabilities to move around and do everyday activities. They are also called service dogs. Read more about assistance dogs.
Living with cerebral palsy
Trusted information about living with cerebral palsy.
Introduction to disability services and the NDIS
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is being rolled out across Australia and may already provide publicly-funded disability services where you live.
Living with Parkinson’s disease
Trusted information and advice for people living with Parkinson's disease, including help with diet, exercise, work and relationships.
How to prepare your home if you have a chronic disease or serious illness
This page includes information on home modifications, medical equipment at home, telephone services, emergency call systems and sources of funding.
The kitchen and dementia
Trusted information about how to prepare and change the kitchen to make it safe and comfortable for people with dementia
Living with depression
If you have been diagnosed with depression, discover ways to comfortably manage your daily life by reading the tips on this page.
Living with heart failure
If you have been diagnosed with heart failure, discover ways to comfortably manage your daily life by reading the tips on this page.
Living with osteoarthritis
If you have been diagnosed with osteoarthritis, discover ways to comfortably manage your daily life by reading the tips on this page.