Talks That Matter is a new and exciting online video strategy from Belonging Matters which brings together a range of interesting people with fascinating stories to tell about disability, community, diversity and social change. Talks That Matter contains over eighty interviews, documentaries and presentations devoted to showing people’s stories.
Some of our favourite talks are those on Circles of Support, including:
There have been some BIG announcements from the world of ILC in the last few weeks. Elizabeth talks you through some of the exciting grants you could be applying for.
The Federal Government has announced applications are open for the first Information, Linkages and Capacity Building grant for economic and community participation. Elizabeth guides you through the nuts and bolts of this opportunity.
Elizabeth McGarry explores the fine print behind the long awaited funding opportunity for what are generally known as user-led organisations: A $19.9 million funding round for the ILC program.
West Australia has just been given the opportunity to apply for $7 million worth of funding via an Expression Of Interest (EOI) process. As Elizabeth explores, this round looks very different from previous ILC funding opportunities.
Troublingly, estimates show that only 89% of people with disability in Australia will not be eligible for the NDIS. Sara explores how providers can support people will find themselves ineligible but still very much in need of support.