Topics: Disability

Increasing employment rates for Indigenous people with a disability

Closing the Gap Clearinghouse (2014) Increasing employment rates for Indigenous people with a disability Canberra: Closing the Gap Clearinghouse


A contributing life: the 2013 national report card on mental health and suicide prevention

National Mental Health Commission (2013) A contributing life: the 2013 national report card on mental health and suicide prevention Sydney: National Mental Health Commission


Footprints in Time: the longitudinal study of Indigenous children: report from Wave 4

Footprints in Time (2013) Footprints in Time: the longitudinal study of Indigenous children: report from Wave 4 Canberra: Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs


Assessment of acquired brain injury in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians: guidance for DisabilityCare Australia

Bohanna I, Sthephens A, Wargent JC, Timms C, Graham D, Clough A (2013) Assessment of acquired brain injury in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians: guidance for DisabilityCare Australia Ryde, NSW: Brain Injury Australia


Aunty Mary’s story: a guide to vision loss [Youtube video and booklet]

Guide Dogs NSW/ACT, Hooker M (2013) Aunty Mary’s story: a guide to vision loss Sydney, NSW: Guide Dogs NSW/ACT Aunty Mary’s Story: a guide to vision loss aims to raise awareness about the free services and support offered by Guide Dogs NSW/ACT to assist people with vision loss.


Disability audit – NE Arnhem Land/NT Gulf – A snapshot of Indigenous Australian disability in the very remote communities of the Groote Eylandt Archipelago (Angurugu, Umbakumba, Milyakburra), Elcho

MJD Foundation (2013) Disability audit – NE Arnhem Land/NT Gulf – A snapshot of Indigenous Australian disability in the very remote communities of the Groote Eylandt Archipelago (Angurugu, Umbakumba, Milyakburra), Elcho Island (Galiwin’ku), and Ngukurr (including Urapunga) Alyangula, NT: MJD Foundation


Community consultations & development of best practice guidelines for funded service organisations and Indigenous families and carers of people with tier 3 psychiatric disability in remote West Australian Indigenous communities: a practical design fund project: final research report

Arafmi (2013) Community consultations & development of best practice guidelines for funded service organisations and Indigenous families and carers of people with tier 3 psychiatric disability in remote West Australian Indigenous communities: a practical design fund project: final research report Canberra: DisabilityCare Australia


‘Doing the hard yards’: carer and provider focus group perspectives of accessing Aboriginal childhood disability services

DiGiacomo M, Delaney P, Abbott P, Davidson PM, Delaney J, Vincent F (2013) ‘Doing the hard yards’: carer and provider focus group perspectives of accessing Aboriginal childhood disability services BMC Health Services Research; 13: 326 Retrieved 19 August 2013 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-13-326


Indigenous Australians and health: the wombat in the room

Hampton R, Toombs M, eds. (2013) Indigenous Australians and health: the wombat in the room Melbourne: Oxford University Press


National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan 2013-2023

Australian Department of Health and Ageing (2013) National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan 2013-2023 Canberra: Australian Department of Health and Ageing