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The Stolen Generation And The Disability Royal Commission

3CR’s Gavin Moore interviews Lisa Zammit, CEO of Connecting Home, about disability services for the stolen generation, and recommendations she would like to see from the Disability Royal Commission.

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People with Disability Australia Media Release

The Disability Royal Commission continues its hearing on the education and training of health professionals in relation to cognitive disability on March 2

“Despite some worthwhile initiatives, the evidence before the Royal Commission indicates that there has been and continues to be systemic neglect of people with cognitive disability in the Australian health system”, Chair, Ronald Sackville AO QC said.

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#EndSegregation

42 disability rights and advocacy organisations are calling for an end to segregation of people with disability In Australian education, housing and workplaces.

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