Labor ‘not doing enough’ for Aboriginal housing

Stephanie Richards | In Daily The head of South Australia’s peak housing organisation, Shelter SA, says Labor is trailing the Liberal Party on Aboriginal housing policy ahead of the March state election. Shelter SA says Steven Marshall (right) has made...

Disability Housing

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 Disability SA housing under the specialist disability accommodation (SDA) rules through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)....

Opportunities abound as NDIS housing shows the way of the future!

"What alternatives are there to Group Homes?" Luke Bo'sher has been a key player in the development of the NDIS, working extensively on the scheme’s design in his roles as a Director at the National Disability Insurance Agency and Advisor...

Kelly Vincent – Vision Australia Interview on Accessible Homes and Universal Design

On Wednesday 27th April 2016, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent was interviewed on Vision Australia radio station to discuss Dignity for Disability’s views on accessible homes and universal design principles. Here is the transcript and audio from the interview. Hans...

Four Small Steps to Gain 1,000 Accessible Homes

Dignity for Disability MLC, Hon Kelly Vincent is calling on the state government to demand 100 percent accessible housing during its 1,000 homes in 1,000 days project. "Simple features such as: wider doorways, at least one entry that is step-free,...

A Basic Right: D4D Releases Housing and Accommodation Policy

South Australia must do better to help our most vulnerable into good housing, Dignity for Disability Party Leader Kelly Vincent MLC said today when releasing her party’s housing and accommodation policy. "Adequate housing is a basic human right, but there...

Kelly Vincent – 5AA Interview on Dignity for Disability’s Decision Not to Use Corflute’s

Kelly Vincent, Dignity for Disabilty MLC (5AA 10.08-10.18) Dignity for Disability’s decision not to use corflute stobie pole advertising during the 2014 state election Cordeaux: Dignity for Disability MLC is Kelly Vincent. Now they have decided that they are going...

Kelly Vincent – ABC Interview on the Housing Issue for Patient at Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre

Tony Piccolo, Disabilities Minister (891ABC 8.48-8.54) Housing issue for patient at Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre Bevan: Yesterday we were talking to Paul Barbaro, now he’s an advocate for people with disabilities and he surfaces every now and then, when there’s a...

Housing SA

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Supplementary. Given that, if I hear correctly, there are some 1,000 houses currently untenanted and that the majority of those are undergoing what I think the minister termed minor modification before reallocation, would the minister consider...

Kelly Vincent to Visit Disability Hot Spots

Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent today embarks on her first overseas study tour to investigate social services, health, transport, housing and urban planning in relation to disability. The 26 day trip will assess the legislative, policy and service features...