Transforming Health to what?

A key issue confronting the effective implementation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) relates to the definition and determination of whether the disability is ‘permanent’. Mental health is a fluctuating illness course that is highly peculiar to each individual...

Motion on Transforming Health

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: That this council notes that the Delivering Transforming Health document— 1. Plans to shut down the Repatriation General Hospital and Hampstead Rehabilitation Service thus disenfranchising the clientele who are both familiar with and confident...

Kelly Vincent – Vision Australia Interview on the Transforming Health Program

On Wednesday 16th March 2016, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent was interviewed on Vision Australia radio station to discuss Dignity for Disability's views on the South Australian governments Transforming Health Program. Here is the audio and transcript from the interview. Pam Green:...

Disability Advocates Lobby Against Proposed Closure of the Centre for Disability Health at Modbury Hospital and Highgate Park

Disability advocates lobby against proposed closure of the Centre for Disability Health at Modbury Hospital and Highgate Park November 18, 2015 10:10am Elizabeth Henson, Leader Messenger DESPERATE parents in Adelaide’s northeast struggling to cope with disabled children may harm themselves,...

Kelly Vincent – 5AA Interview on the Centre for Disability Health (update on proposed closure)

On 15th November 2015, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent was interviewed on radio station 5AA to discuss the proposed closure of the Centre for Disability Health and what progress has been made in Dignity for Disability's fight to keep the...

Kelly Vincent – Radio Adelaide Interview on the Centre for Disability Health

On 12th November 2015, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent was interviewed on Radio Adelaide to discuss the proposed closure of the Centre for Disability Health and the concerns that have been raised by consumers of the Centre. Here is the transcript...

Kelly Vincent – Vision Australia Interview on the Centre for Disability Health

On 11th November 2015, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent was interviewed on Vision Australia radio station to discuss the proposed closure of the Centre for Disability Health and what the loss of the service would mean for its consumers. Here is...

Not Transforming Health: Disability Health Faces a Transdisciplinary Disaster

"The Government’s plan to close the Centre for Disability Health (CDH) is an absolute outrage and will take gaping system failure to crisis point,” says Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent. "To shut down the only health clinic in South...

Kelly Vincent – 5AA Interview on the Centre for Disability Health

On 8th November 2015, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent was interviewed on radio station 5AA about the proposed closure of the Centre for Disability Health and what the closure would mean for the consumers that use the service. Kelly Vincent also...

Kelly Vincent – 5AA Interview on Transforming Health and the Education Select Committee

On 6th October 2015, Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent was interviewed on radio station 5AA to discuss concerns about Transforming Health, in particular the proposal to relocate spinal injury services and the lack of discussion around mental health in Transforming...