QDN is deeply saddened at the passing of Philia Polites on 2 July, 2020. Philia has contributed greatly to QDN in many ways over the years. Philia was an inspirational person, great mentor and a person who
Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to getting back to some face-to-face connection with members. Though we’ve enjoyed our telephone and video chats with you all, we are delighted to let you know that from Monday 6 July 2020 QDN will be re-opening our office in Brisbane, during our normal opening hours of
e-Blast: More choice and flexibility with Specialist Disability Accommodation
On 18 June 2020, Minister for the NDIS, Stuart Robert, announced increased flexibility and choice in living arrangements for NDIS participants who have Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) in their plans.
e-Blast: Some temporary COVID-19 NDIS policies ending from 1 July
As COVID-19 restrictions continue to ease, the Federal Minister for the NDIS, Stuart Robert, has announced that some NDIS policies, introduced to support providers and participants through the pandemic, will end from 1 July.
Transport and Main Roads (TMR) is pleased to advise that the first Help Phone has now been installed on Queen Street Bus Station (QSBS) Platform 2 between stops 2B and 2C, for a two month testing period ending Friday 7 August 2020.
Research assistant job for person with intellectual disability at Mater: EASY Health Project (Brisbane based)
Dear QDN Members and Supporters,
QDN is sending this information to members and supporters on behalf of Mater Research about a job Mater have. Please note this is not a QDN position and please contact Mater Research if you have any questions.
Like all of you, QDN directors, members and staff are deeply saddened and frustrated by the deaths of Willow Dunn and Ann Marie Smith and the discovery of two disabled teens locked in a squalid Brisbane bedroom.