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Stepping Into Summer 2021-22 Information Session

By Australian Network on Disability / 2021-09-22
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Find out more about our Stepping Into internship program: https://www.and.org.au/pages/stepping-into…-programs.html

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PACE mentee briefing

By Australian Network on Disability / 2021-09-22
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Find out more about our PACE mentoring program: https://www.and.org.au/pages/mentoring.html

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‘Best Possible Outcome’ for SMA? Newborn Screening, Then Zolgensma

By Marta Figueiredo PhD / 2021-08-11
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Despite its high cost, giving the one-time gene therapy Zolgensma to an infant identified through newborn screening with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is cheaper in the long

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Parts of Me a CAT Scan Can’t Pick Up

By Youth Disability Advocacy Service / 2021-08-10
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Mia (she/her) is a uni student, theatre maker, educator, and writer based on Boonwurrung Country. She is passionate about representation, access-led artistic processes and finding joy within every community endeavour.

Mia has written this song ‘Parts of Me a CAT Scan Can’t Pick Up’ based on her experiences as a disabled woman.

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Liv Shares Her Story of Living With Invisible Disabilities

By Youth Disability Advocacy Service / 2021-07-27
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Liv (she/her) is sharing her experience as a young person with autism and Borderline Personality Disorder as part of our project to increase the voices of disabled young people!

“I’ve struggled with mental health issues for most of my life. I like being kind & helping others.”

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AND July Roundtable: Michael Townsend, AGL

By Australian Network on Disability / 2021-07-22
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At our virtual July Roundtable we heard from AGL about their disability confidence journey which included this presentation from Michael ‘Mike’ Townsend, Major Outage Contract Manager at AGL.

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Can I Have a Chair, Please? By Lauren Rosenberg

By Youth Disability Advocacy Service / 2021-07-20
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Safe’s Disability & Deaf Pride Journey

By Youth Disability Advocacy Service / 2021-07-13
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Top 5 Access and Inclusion Index performers for 2020/21

By Australian Network on Disability / 2021-06-23
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PACE Mentoring: Spring 2021 Information session

By Australian Network on Disability / 2021-06-20
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