Blind musician David Lee granted permanent residency after facing deportation

ABC - Chris McLoughlin A blind Malaysian musician who has made his home in Adelaide will be allowed to stay in Australia after coming close to being deported. David Lee, 34, was expecting to be deported despite appealing for assistance...

Huge spike in number of disabled parking permits puts focus on rorters

Adelaide Advertiser - Matt Smith MORE than 800 new disabled parking permits are being issued to South Australian drivers each month. The rate of new permits issued — an average of 26 a day — has prompted calls from a...

Response to Senator Hanson’s calls to segregate with children with autism in schools

David Penberthy: Kelly Vincent I felt really lucky when I went to Marion High School in the 1980s, we had a terrific program with the Ashford Special School for young people with different disabilities, predominantly autism. Now those kids sat...

Pauline Hanson defends her comments regarding autistic children

Pauline Hanson insists her comments regarding autistic children have been taken out of context. The One Nation Leader believes they should be removed from mainstream classrooms because they’re holding other students back. Some federal politicians are demanding she offers an...

5AA Interview on Pauline Hanson’s call for autistic children to be removed from mainstream schools

5AA with Jade Robran Jade Robran: Kelly Vincent I have been watching your Twitter feed today and you’ve been very outspoken on this topic. Kelly Vincent: And rightly so I think because at the end of the day these comments...

Pauline Hanson’s call for autistic children to be removed from mainstream schools

Ali Clarke: Have a listen to what Pauline Hanson said last night during the debate on the Federal Government’s school funding legislation. Pauline Hanson: I hear so many times from parents and teachers whose time is taken up with children...

Adelaide blind musician David Lee fights deportation to Malaysia

ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) Photo: David Lee performs in a four-piece band and sings in a choir. (Supplied: change.org) A blind musician who has spent a decade in Adelaide is fighting moves to deport him to Malaysia. David Lee...

Blind musician and key fundraiser for disabled David Han Wern Lee faces being booted out of Australia

Josephine Lim and Erin Jones, The Advertiser A BLIND musician, who has called Adelaide home for the past decade, faces deportation on Tuesday after a three-year struggle to become a permanent resident. Assistant Federal Immigration Minister Alex Hawke has been...

Moving residents from Oakden to Northgate / Opening of new arena for Riding for Disabled SA

Andrew Reimer: Kelly Vincent a couple of days ago you released a press release regarding Northgate and fairly scathing attack on the Government too, you’re not really happy with the way it’s all been handled. Kelly Vincent: This is obviously...

Ironing out the wrinkles

Amy Green - Port Augusta Transcontinental DIGNITY PARTY MP Kelly Vincent has enjoyed country hospitality in the Upper Spencer Gulf region this week in the wake of the next phase of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Ms Vincent has...