October 12, 2017

Realising authentic inclusion

Soraya Apps from the NSW Inclusion Agency talks about her approach to inclusion, how it works, and why it is successful.
August 17, 2017

Why raising awareness about early childhood intervention is important?

It is early childhood intervention awareness week. This blog article invites readers to reflect on the importance of talking about early childhood intervention with members of their community to deepen the understanding of the supports available and why earlier is better.
June 28, 2017

Inclusive holiday fun

EarlyEd and The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney partner up to deliver inclusive school holiday programs for children with disability.
April 19, 2017

A refreshing change…

Speech Pathologist, Esther Joliffe reflects on the learnings and benefits of a career move from private practice to a not-for-profit early childhood intervention service in regional NSW.
April 6, 2017

Connecting beyond diagnosis. A social worker’s approach to supporting families.

Families often talk about the range of strong emotions experienced around the time of diagnosis of disability for their child and there is research sbout the influence of the way a diagnosis is received impacting on families for years to come. In this blog, Jessica Maccallum, Social Worker from the Disability Specialist Unit, Burwood talks about the ways she works with families around the time of diagnosis, and a checklist she uses to ensure information and support is responsively and consistently provided.