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.
Mother, Laura Wilson reflects on her son's participation at the NSW Public Schools State Cross Country Championships. Laura tells us why his inclusion in sport was so important and the steps they took to get there.
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.