Monthly Archives: January 2010

Kew Cottages – Alternative Plan Update

Kew Cottages Coalition Reg # A0044698H 20100129 Download Print Friendly Fact and Opinion…. from kew.org.au Keep up to date for the Kew Public Meeting next Tuesday 2nd February Kew Cottages and the State Election DownloadKew Cottages – Alternativ… Continue reading

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iKew – In Today’s Post: “Time is Up Mr. Brumby !”

iKew – “Time is Up Mr. Brumby!” Kew Cottages Coalition Reg # A0044698H 20100128 More Fact and Opinion…. Now Online in the Kew Cottages Post Keep up to date for the Kew Public Meeting next Tuesday 2nd February Kew Cottages and the State Election … Continue reading

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Letters: Equal Justice Requires a Disability List

Dear Coalition Members I am sending you my paper which details my concerns regarding the proposed legislation for a Mental Health List in the Magistrates Court . Calling this a Mental Health List is a misnomer . It captures intellectual disability… Continue reading

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Passing years, lack of options taking toll on ageing carers

 SARAH-JANE COLLINS January 25, 2010 Barbara Higgens with son Neil, who has been waiting for suitable supported housing for seven years. Photo: Angela Wylie EVERY day Barbara Higgens helps her son Neil get dressed and ready for day care. She lay… Continue reading

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Desperate carers failed by system in crisis

JILL STARK January 24, 2010 – 12:00AM HUNDREDS of disabled and mentally ill Victorians are languishing on supported-accommodation waiting lists as their desperate carers find themselves unable to gain access to respite facilities due to huge fundi… Continue reading

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Victoria’s disabled housing ‘in crisis’ (4 Dec 2009)

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Parliament of Victoria Disability Housing Inquiry Report

PARLIAMENT OF VICTORIA Family & Community Development Committee MEDIA RELEASE From Jude Perera MLA, Chair 12 January 2010 http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/fcdc/inquiries/support_accommodation/default.htm http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/fcdc/inqui… Continue reading

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