NEW – Vaccinations for aged care and disability care workers

Aged care and disability care workers who have not been vaccinated can now also register online here to receive priority access to the Pfizer vaccine at one of Queensland Health’s vaccination locations. There is a push by Queensland Health this weekend to get workers vaccinated – if you are planning to turn up to a hospital or hub site, make sure you identify yourself as a disability worker and ask for Pfizer. If you have work ID or a Yellow Card this will be useful to identify yourself as a worker.

If you have any issues with the link above you can also try this one here.

e-Blast: Summary of the Queensland State Budget 2020-21

Yesterday, Queensland Treasurer Cameron Dick MP handed down the State Budget.

The budget was primarily focused on the post-COVID economic recovery and funding the government’s election commitments. However, there were a few mentions of disability in the budget papers, which we have summarised below.

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