ECIA Blog

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.
August 3, 2017

Jumping hurdles towards a level playing field

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.
July 20, 2017

Trust and relationships, key ingredients for inclusion

An early childhood education and care centre director from Goodstart Early Learning shares how they have supported a family and successfully included a boy who had previously been excluded from a number of other services.
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.
June 24, 2017

Weekend conversations; big small talk about inclusion

In response to Senator Pauline Hanson's comments made in Australian Federal Parliament suggesting children with autism should not be included in mainstream education, we interview a range of community members to ask what they would say to others with differing opinions on inclusion.