WWILD’s You and Me Relationships Group – Starting soon in Caboolture

WWILD’s You and Me Relationships Group – Caboolture The You and Me Relationships Group is a small group of people with intellectual disabilities who meet with ‘facilitators’ (workers) to talk about how to be happy and safe in relationships with family, friends and partners. When: Thursday Mornings. From 7/10/21—9/12/21 Where: Supper Room, Caboolture Memorial Hall…

Online Training Available: Working Well With Women with Disability Experiencing Sexual, Domestic and/or Family Violence

Working Well With Women with Disability – Online Training Webinar Series  We are very excited to launch a series of online workshops in partnership with WorkUP Queensland and Queenslanders with Disability Network.  The aim of the ‘Working well with Women with Disability’ series is: To build confidence, knowledge, and skills to work well with people…

People with intellectual disability: supporting mental wellbeing during COVID-19- Beyond Blue

People with intellectual disability: supporting mental wellbeing during COVID-19 – Beyond Blue Australia For many people with intellectual disability the global pandemic has brought unique challenges, especially in terms of mental wellbeing. Here are some ways to support the mental health of people with intellectual disability during this difficult time. Go to LINK to access…

WWILD’s LGBTQ+ Group

LGBTQ+ Group is being held at WWILD When: Wednesday 14th July 1:00pm Where: WWILD Group Room – 211 Hudson Road, Wooloowin What: WWILD has set up a new group for people with intellectual disabilities who are part of the LGBTQ+ community or are questioning. Afternoon tea is provided. This group is free to attend. Contact people: for more…

The Australian-born children the government wants to deport because they have a disability – ABC News

The Australian-born children the government wants to deport because they have a disability – ABC News By Jessica Longbottom See link below for whole article. The Australian-born children the government wants to deport because they have a disability – ABC News   Excerpt from article: If Kayaan Katyal didn’t have a disability, he’d likely be an…

Disability royal commission finds Federal Government responsible for ‘serious failures’ during COVID-19 – ABC News

Disability royal commission finds Federal Government responsible for ‘serious failures’ during COVID-19 – ABC News By national disability affairs Nas Campaella and the Specialist Reporting Team’s Celina Edmonds   People with disability have been “forgotten and ignored” during the pandemic, leaving them “stressed and frightened,” a Commonwealth report has found. Key points: The disability royal commission makes 22…