Mum’s wheelchair of Xmas past must be replaced – pronto

Dignity Party MLC Kelly Vincent is calling on the Minister for Disabilities to end the crisis-driven approach to disability equipment provision in South Australia this holiday season. “Last week, a month after first contacting the Minister’s office seeking intervention, I...

Kelly Vincent – 5AA Interview on Improving Disability Equipment Provision

Andrew Reimer: Kelly Vincent – what’s been going on? Kelly Vincent: Well one of the constituents that I’m very lucky to serve is Ali is a 30 year old woman who has a three month old baby and has been...

Vision Australia Interview with Alicia Dobson – A Young Mother Waiting for a New Wheelchair

Dignity Party MLC, Kelly Vincent was recently contacted by Alicia Dobson, a young mother in need of a new electric wheelchair. Alicia Dobson was recently interviewed on radio station Vision Australia where she discussed her story. Here is the audio...

Mum’s plea on dodgy wheelchair

By Lauren Novak, Political Reporter The Adelaide Advertiser Friday 16 December 2016 LENGTHY delays in delivering new wheelchairs and other disability equipment are leaving South Australians like new mother Alicia Dobson and her newborn son at risk. Ms Dobson's electric...

Adelaide mother waiting for new electric wheelchair, call for urgent Disability SA assessment

By Alina Eacott, ABC News South Australia Thursday 15 December 2016 A mother whose electric wheelchair stopped working more than a month ago says she is struggling to cope with day-to-day life as she waits for Disability SA to assess...

Disability Equipment and Services

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I put on the record my support for the Hon. Ms Lensink's motion to establish a select committee. I, and many if not most of the people in the disability community, are concerned by the necessity...

SA Health Transportation of Disability Equipment

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the relevant minister about the transportation of disability equipment for patients of SA Health hospitals. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Following a call...

Disability Sector Employment

The Hon. P. MALINAUSKAS: My question is to the Minister for Manufacturing and Innovation. How is the government investing to accelerate the growth of South Australia's small to medium business sector? Members interjecting: The Hon. K.J. MAHER (Minister for Manufacturing...

Kelly Vincent – Vision Australia Interview on Motivation Australia

Richard Morgan: Time to welcome to 5RPH Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent. Hi Kelly. Kelly Vincent: Hi Richard, how's it going? Richard Morgan: Good thank you. Now today Dignity for Disability introduced a motion to Parliament about the work...

Disability Equipment Service

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the minister representing the Minister for Disabilities regarding the Disability Equipment Service (DES). Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I have been contacted by...