Resources

Resources

Many links and resources can be found throughout the site. Here are all of the links used on this site plus a whole lot more!

Assistive Technology
Vision Australia Technology Page
Vision Australia Digital Access Page
Built environment (Access)
Australian Standards, Guidelines, and Reports for access and mobility
Accessible Buildings and Facilities Checklist from the Department of Human Services
Carers
Carers Victoria
Communication Aids
Auslan Signbank resource
Scope Libraries for All – Communication Boards
Scope communication aids page
Cultural Diversity
Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet
Action on Disability Within Ethnic Communities
Disability Language
Reporting It Right: Media guidelines for portraying people with a disability (2012) (People First Language)
Reporting it right: How the Government got it wrong by Stella Young (Social model of Disability Language)
General disability websites
Disability Online
ABC’s Ramp Up
Divine
How to make a Disability Action Plan
Department of Social Services
Information by disability type
acquired brain injury (including stroke)
ADD/ADHD (NSW)
amputation
arthritis
other musculoskeletal conditions
asthma
autism spectrum disorders
 Carly Fleishman (USA)
blindness/low vision
cancer (1)
cancer (2)
cardiovascular disease
cerebral palsy
deafness
dementia
diabetes
down syndrome
dyslexia
epilepsy
hearing impairment
lung disease
mental health impairment
multiple sclerosis
muscular atrophy
muscular dystrophy
spina bifida
spinal cord injury (1)
spinal cord injury (2)
post-polio syndrome
Tourette’s syndrome