Wednesday, 1 July 2015

AUSLAN Interpreter for Declared Emergencies

Changes made today by the Government will ensure relevant government agencies use an accredited Australian Sign Language interpreter for all live televised warnings, or major public information press conferences issued for declared emergencies. The State Emergency Management Plan has been...

Wednesday, 18 February 2015

A Responsibility and a Right

Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent has held a public meeting discussing the legislative and policy changes needed in emergency management following shortcomings in the system during the Sampson Flat bushfires. Demonstrating just how important this issue is for the...

Thursday, 21 June 2012

Homelessness – No Laughing Matter in the Depths of Winter

Kelly Vincent is calling on government services and the wider community to recognise the plight of people with disabilities that are also experiencing homelessness or accommodation challenges. "With our winter solstice today, and Adelaide experiencing flooding across some of the...