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Care Melton Expo

Carers Access Resources Expo The Melton Carers Access Resources Expo is happening on Thursday 13th October from 10am-2pm. Entry is free with over 50 exhibitors, including support, services or resources to carers or people with a disability or older people within the City of Melton. ACD will be there too so pop in and say […]

This entry was posted on September 8, 2016

Aspect Autism in Education Conference

National Conference Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre 5-6 May 2016 In response to overwhelming support, the second Aspect Autism in Education Conference is being hosted in Melbourne. The education of students on the autism spectrum remains one of the major challenges across the education and community sectors so, this conference is perhaps more crucial than […]

This entry was posted on March 16, 2016

The Role of Service Dogs for People with special needs

Are you interested in hearing about the various uses of dogs in the fields of empowerment, education and assistance to people with PTSD, Alzheimer, Autism, brain injuries, epilepsy, intellectual and physical disabilities? The Centre for Service and Therapy Dogs Australia, is offering a free information session: When: Wednesday 15th July from 8pm –10pm Venue: Caulfield […]

This entry was posted on July 9, 2015

Education State consultations

The Victorian Government is building the Education State – supporting all Victorians to live the lives they want to live and get the jobs they need, securing our state’s economic and social future. Every Victorian has an equal right to the knowledge and skills to shape their lives, regardless of their background, their personal circumstances […]

This entry was posted on July 9, 2015

Develop effective parent, school & teacher partnerships

Free one day workshop for parents and carers of school age children on the autism spectrum Positive Partnerships offers a range of free options to help you develop strong partnerships in support of your school-aged child with autism. Like all school-age students, children with autism spectrum disorder benefit from strong, positive relationships between the home […]

This entry was posted on June 3, 2015

Listen to Me – Voices of Pacific Children with Disability

Deakin University and Save the Children Australia invite you to the Premiere of Listen to Me – Voices of Pacific Children with Disability, two short documentary films by award-winning Australian director Kasimir Burgess, as part of the Light in Winter Festival 2015. Filmed in Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea, Pikinini Tok Tok and Singaut Bilong […]

This entry was posted on May 23, 2015

Medication & Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Paediatrician Dr Sian Hughes will be presenting a workshop designed for parents and carers who would like to learn more about the use of medication and their child with ASD When would medication be considered when working with children with ASD? What are some of the common medications out there that are prescribed and what […]

This entry was posted on May 23, 2015

Beyond Tomorrow Conference

Presented by early learning service provider, ECMS, Beyond Tomorrow is a leading early childhood conference designed for everyone interested in, or working for the development and wellbeing of children aged 0-8. At Beyond Tomorrow, expert speakers will challenge, enlighten and inspire attendees as they explore the opportunities that can be realised by ‘reaching out’ in […]

This entry was posted on May 19, 2015

Let’s Get Physical Sports & Recreation Program

The Victorian Blind Cricket Association in conjunction with Guide Dogs Victoria is pleased to announce the details of their 2015 Let’s Get Physical Sports and Recreational Program commencing May 17th 2015. Please refer to the links below for full details of the program and the registration form. Let’s Get Physical flyer (76KB, DOCX)  2015 Lets […]

This entry was posted on May 19, 2015

Video Games and their Impact on Children and Young People

Parent Information Forum on Thursday evening, 11th June – 7.30pm – 9.30pm Steven Dupon, founder of www.videogames.org.au and Manager of YMCA Youth Services will present an information forum for parents on ‘Video Games and their Impact on Children and Young People’. At this forum, Steven will present: • Both the positive and negative impacts of […]

This entry was posted on May 18, 2015