Tag Archive for: Disability

Disability & Housing Forum to address housing barriers for people with disability

Ensuring everybody has access to a home that meets their needs is one of the key themes of the forum.

People with Disability in Australia 2022

The availability of affordable, sustainable and appropriate housing helps people with disability to participate in the social, economic and community aspects of everyday life.

WA Disability & Housing Forum

Persons with disabilities have the right to the full range of in-home and community supports to realise and sustain their living arrangement of choice.

Building Tenancy Skills Co-Design Team

The workshop will provide information about the Residential Tenancies Act in Plain English and will signpost tenants to relevant supports.

Building Tenancy Skills Co-Design Team

Knowing this history means they can take a trauma informed approach and better understand the support needs of each family.

Expanded advocacy platform

The Ministerial Council is led by Disability Services Minister Don Punch.

Building Tenancy Skills Co-Design Team

Some ideas that came from the working group included developing a flyer and brochure.

Disability Royal Commission Counselling Services

The independent counselling service is available between 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Building Tenancy Skills Co-Design Team

Our thanks to Circle Green, the Financial Counsellor’s Association of WA, People with Disability WA and Consumer Protection.

Building Tenancy Skills Co-Design Team

Shelter WA and People with Disabilities WA Inc. are pleased to be managing the Building Tenancy Skills Project funded by the Department of Social Security.

Building Tenancy Skills Co-Design Team

Shelter WA and People with Disabilities WA Inc. are pleased to be managing the Building Tenancy Skills Project funded by the Department of Social Security.

AIHW Specialist homelessness services 2019-20: WA Factsheet

1 in 3 (31 per cent) who were homeless were assisted into housing.

Building Tenancy Skills

We will work alongside people with disability and relevant advocacy, financial counselling, disability, consumer protection, community legal, housing and housing support providers to develop skills and resources to help prevent evictions and reduce the risk of homelessness for people with disability

Building Tenancy Skills

We will work alongside people with disability and relevant advocacy, financial counselling, disability, consumer protection, community legal, housing and housing support providers to develop skills and resources to help prevent evictions and reduce the risk of homelessness for people with disability

Premises Standards Review 2021

Timely implementation of the updated National Construction Code standards will further improve the consistency of accessibility standards for residential developments.

Lived Experience – EOI

Many people with disability, including physical, cognitive, intellectual and psychosocial disability, are renting their accommodation but don’t always feel confident about their rights and responsibilities if things go wrong.