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Jonathan Goerlach takes the stage

Jonathan Goerlach takes the stage

Jonathan Goerlach

Jonathan Goerlach, 34, is a paratriathlete, National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Champion, motivational speaker and is currently studying a Bachelor in Sports Management. He is also vision and hearing impaired.  Read more →

NDIS safeguards and access to information vital for blind or vision impaired people

NDIS safeguards and access to information vital for blind or vision impaired people

Sarah Davies

Last week, Vision 2020 Australia provided input to the Department of Social Services consultation on the Quality and Safeguarding Framework for the NDIS. Sarah Davis explorse the key points made in the submission.  Read more →

Vision Australia and the NDIS

Vision Australia and the NDIS

Graeme Craig

A year on from the launch of the National Disability Insurance Scheme’s Trial Sites, Vision 2020 Australia is hosting a series of blogs dedicated to the NDIS. In this installment Vision Australia’s Graeme Craig, General Manager NDIS Demonstration Sites, reflects on the progress so far.  Read more →

International conference focuses attention on low vision

International conference focuses attention on low vision

Jennifer Gersbeck

Last week hundreds of members of the global low vision community converged in Melbourne for the 11th International Conference on Low Vision. Read more →

DisabilityCare Australia: Substantial steps but an age hurdle remains

DisabilityCare Australia: Substantial steps but an age hurdle remains

Jennifer Gersbeck

With the imminent commencement of DisabililtyCare Australia on 1 July, it seems timely to take a moment to think about how far Australia has come since the concept of a lifetime of support for people with disabilities was introduced in 2010. Read more →

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