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The importance of personalised care plans

Setting up personalised care takes some effort by the various care professionals, but there are definite benefits of personalised care for older people, people with disabilities and those with long term health conditions. There are many positive outcomes of personalised care, including a more holistic response to a person’s support needs and care coordination. In

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Building a supportive community for Disabled Individuals in Australia

In this article, discover how communities in Australia are coming together to build a more supportive environment for individuals with disabilities. From disability-friendly spaces and educational campaigns to online support groups and celebrating diversity, learn about the initiatives driving inclusivity and empowerment across the country. Explore the role of the Australian government and NDIS in

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Nutritional guidance for people with disabilities

In Australia, individuals with disabilities often face unique challenges in maintaining optimal health due to barriers like limited mobility and accessibility issues. Addressing these challenges requires targeted interventions and support services, particularly in promoting healthy eating habits. This article delves into the importance of nutrition for people with disabilities, highlighting key dietary considerations, such as

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Physical therapy enhancing mobility and independence

Physical therapies are treatments, exercises and activities that help improve movement. Physical therapy can benefit older people, people with disabilities and people with chronic conditions. Physical therapies can also assist people who are recovering from an injury or illness. These types of therapies also offer benefits to people who are less active than they used

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Mental health support in disability care

Adults with disability are sometimes affected by mental health challenges and illnesses as well. People receiving supports through the NDIS can access mental health support to reduce emotional distress, ill health and improve their overall wellbeing. The article outlines the importance of easy access to mental health support in disability care, and explains the types

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Cultural sensitivity in home modifications

Providing culturally competent care to older people and people with disabilities who are from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds is of vital importance to their well being. And creating a home environment that is designed with their beliefs and culture in mind is also essential. In this article we outline some strategies for providing culturally

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The Green Guide to NDIS home modifications

The NDIS will fund home modifications for people with disability. These home modifications make it easier and safer to get around at home. Home modifications must meet safety standards and design guidelines, and some home modifications offer higher sustainability benefits that others. Environmental sustainability is often forgotten within the disability sector, but we should all

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