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Recent Victorian announcements: State Disability Plan consultation; Victorian Autism Plan; new Child Safe resources

The Victorian Government has commenced State Disability Plan consultations, released the Victorian Autism Plan and new child safe reportable conduct resources
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Disability Inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction Toolkit released

The Collaborating for Inclusion project has released a toolkit supporting people with disability to take an active part in disaster preparation and response.

New Senate Inquiry into autism

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Last week, the Senate resolved to establish a Select Committee on Autism to inquire into the services, supports and life outcomes for people living with autism and to determine whether there is a need for a National Autism Strategy. Chaired by Senator Stirling Griff, it will be a long inquiry, not reporting until October 2021.

The terms of reference include the consideration of:

Information about the consultation process is not expected until sometime in the new year. We will let members know when it is available.

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