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10/12/2019
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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
News update
9/12/2019
News update

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.

Royal Commission news | Edition 10

Royal Commission news

15/11/2019

Hearings began last week in Townsville, where the focus was on the Queensland state education system and inclusive education. We also began our daily summaries of their content (available here). A number of themes emerged from the Townsville hearing:

Comment on the Education issues paper is encouraged before 20 December 2019. 

The Melbourne hearing will be held from 2 to 6 December, and will focus on homes and living, with a particular focus on the experiences of people in group homes in Victoria. More information, including some of the elements the hearing will explore, is available on the DRC website.

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