Kelly Vincent MLC Announces Plans for Change and Choice

With the support of Dignity for Disability, my staff and my constituents, I will: 1. call for a comprehensive review the ‘current’ South Australian Disability Services Act, which was first introduced in 1993. To the Party’s knowledge, the Act has...

More Disability Support Proposed for SA Schools

Labor has pledged to set up six special units at state schools for students with disabilities. It says there are 20 units already across South Australia and two of the proposed new ones would focus on autism. Education Minister Jane...

D4d Welcomes Liberals’ New Approach to Education for Disabled Children – But the Proof will be in the (School) Pudding?

Dignity for disability (d4d) welcomes the acknowledgement by the Liberal Party that the current education system is failing children with disabilities, and that it is time for a new approach in South Australia. All children have a right to a...

D4d Letter to the Editor – A Special School

I refer to the letters written by Ms Jean Webster, a grandmother whose child attends Modbury Special School, and Ms Ginny Pyatt on behalf of the Governing Body of Modbury Special School (EducationNow 10/11/09). I wish to commend the staff...