NEWS and EVENTS
EDAC produces a half-hour radio program on 95.3 6EBA FM every monday at 7.30pm on various disability and multicultural topics. You can also listen on the internet by going to www.6eba.com.au and click on 'Listen now'
HIGHLIGHTS for Jan 2013 include:
7th Jan 2013 - Sam Jenkinson, Choice and Control Expert NDIS Panel and Greg Madson, WA NDIS Reference Group on Update on the NDIS – what’s happening in WA and the current Senate Inquiry
14th Jan 2013 - Griff Morris, ‘Count Me In’ Ambassador and universal housing advocate on DSC’s Livable Homes Program
21st Jan 2013 - Suresh Rajan, Prominent advocate with a commentary of issues in WA as the State elections loom
28th Jan 2013 - Darren Lomman, CEO Dreamfit Foundation on Making dreams come true for people with disability
DON'T FORGET TO TUNE IN!
INPUT ON THE NDIS LEGISLATION
EDAC, with your input, will be providing a written submission to government on the proposed National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) legislation that will be voted on early next year.
Join us for a workshop about:
• What’s proposed in the legislation
• Whether the needs and issues impacting on CaLD people with disabilities and their families/carers are adequately addressed
• What we need to tell government
Date: Tuesday 15 January 2013
Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm (light lunch provided)
Venue: EDAC, 320 Rokeby Road, Subiaco
Please let us know if you require transport and if you have any dietary requirements.