Concerns over care privatisation

Wednesday 8 February 2017 By Leah Maclennan, ABC News The State Government’s domiciliary care program and a number of disability services will be outsourced to private companies. The Government says it’s due to changes in Federal funding arrangements, but concerns...

Kelly Vincent – 5AA Interview on the Accessible Beach Day at Henley Beach and the NDIS

Andrew Reimer:  Kelly Vincent is going to give us an update on some pretty exciting things in particular to do with access to beaches…   Kelly Vincent: It was a beautiful day down at Henley Beach where the City of...

Kelly Vincent – Accessible Beach Day at Henley Beach

Transcript from the video: Hi everyone! Kelly here, obviously. Some of you would have seen already that they are having an accessible beach day here at Henley Beach where they are having an accessible beach day, supported by the City of...

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Kelly Vincent – Vision Australia Interview on Medical Cannabis and Accessible Toilets

Kelly Vincent is the Member for the Dignity Party, it is called now – Dignity Party in the Upper House here in South Australia. And Kelly was at a rally last weekend. Kelly, thanks for speaking to us. Good to...

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Kelly Vincent – ABC interview on National Disability Insurance Scheme rollout in South Australia

Sarah Tomlinson: Kelly Vincent has flagged the availability of services to regional and remote areas. With the responsibility now on the client, or us, to choose our own providers she’s worried that there won’t be enough service providers to fully...

“Everything comes with a bill”: Govt weighs up blackout response as Libs seek answers

Tuesday 24 January 2017 By Tom Richardson, InDaily Disability advocates have demanded the State Government prioritise a recommendation to register “vulnerable persons” who could be endangered by sudden power outages, as the Opposition today intensified inquiries about why the government...

Plan to protect people with disabilities during power outages needs to be urgently implemented

Dignity party MLC Kelly Vincent says a plan to protect people with disabilities or serious medical conditions during extended power outages needs to be implemented as a matter of urgency. The independent review of extreme weather has identified the need...

Independent Review of Extreme Weather report – Recommendations need to be implemented urgently

Matthew Abraham: Kelly Vincent, what’s your view? Kelly Vincent: Well there’s one particular recommendation which the Dignity Party would love to see implemented as a matter of urgency if nothing else is going to be implemented urgently and that’s the...

Growing concern that regional people will miss out on support despite NDIS rollout

There’s a growing concern that people in regional South Australia will miss out on the support they need despite the rollout of the NDIS across Australia. Kelly Vincent, Dignity Party MLC, says there are limited services in country areas and...

Kelly Vincent – ABC Adelaide Interview on Medical Cannabis

Narelle Graham: Kelly joined in a medical cannabis supporters rally over the weekend and she’s had to defend that stance on Twitter. I want to start with what the rally was all about? Kelly Vincent: Right, the rally came out...