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...

No-confidence motion against SA Minister Ian Hunter successful after restaurant outburst

Wednesday 30 November 2016 By Leah Maclennan, ABC A no-confidence motion against Water Minister Ian Hunter has passed South Australia's Upper House following an expletive-laden outburst at a meeting of water ministers this month. Mr Hunter was angry at interstate...

No-Confidence Motion – Minister for Sustainability, Environment and Conservation

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: Given the time, I do not intend to speak very long. I wish to indicate that Dignity for Disability does support this motion. Usually, when I take the floor to support something on behalf of Dignity...

Joint Media Release – Government Reject Gambling Reform

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE Government Rejects Gambling Reform Crossbench Members of the Legislative Council slammed the government and opposition today for not supporting a joint crossbench Bill to help problem gamblers. In a united push to reform gambling issues, all Upper...

NDIS version 2016: ‘Just take a screenshot’

Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent – Media release NDIS version 2016: ‘Just take a screenshot’ Dignity for Disability MP Kelly Vincent has today demanded the Australian National Audit Office conduct a forensic audit of the new National Disability Insurance...