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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.

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Living with cerebral palsy

Trusted information about living with cerebral palsy.

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Assistance dogs

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.

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Living with Parkinson’s disease

Trusted information and advice for people living with Parkinson's disease, including help with diet, exercise, work and relationships.

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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.

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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.

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The kitchen and dementia

Trusted information about how to prepare and change the kitchen to make it safe and comfortable for people with dementia

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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.

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How to live with arthritis

If you have been diagnosed with arthritis, you can discover ways to comfortably manage your daily life by reading the tips on this page.

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What not to say to an amputee

More than 20,000 amputees live in Australia. To mark Amputee Awareness Week, follow these tips for talking to people with limb loss.

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