Do you need some NDIS Support?

I just wanted to say that if anyone is feeling overwhelmed with figuring out their NDIS plan and needs a hand to hold, I can’t recommend Sue Dymond from iDareU enough.

The Marsham Family 2018

After attending an iDareU workshop I walked away feeling incredibly confident to deal with a disability scheme that was lacking a lot of confidence! Sue gave us all great tips, and many amazing connections to get us pre plan ready.

We want a Level Playing Field

A LEVEL PLAYING FIELD A situation in which everyone has a fair and equal chance of succeeding. Has anyone who has a disability or looks after a family member with a disability noticed how there are different rules for them than for everyone else?When Miss Chloe’s dad committed suicide a few years back, his superanuation group were not going to …

A Leaf out of Bunnings Book

 Ahhhh Bunnings, a massive business with almost as big a heart! Now this is NOT an advert for Bunnings, but  more so a pat on the back for a huge organisation that a massive amount of good to the local communities. Anyone who has visited Bunnings on a weekend knows all about the Sausage Sizzles.  But Bunnings does sooo much …

NDIS – How did they get it so wrong?

We are a huge supporter for the CONCEPT of the NDIS. It is supposed to bring respect and dignity to people with disabilities and their families. And enabled these people to lead a better life with choice and control. Sadly, the NDIS is bringing frustration, bullying, crisis’s and suspicion to this group. As if they didn’t have enough to deal …

Carers are not machines

With the advent of the NDIS, it seems the unpaid carers are not being recognised to their vital role in caring for their loved one.The NDIS is all about the person with the disability and their needs and this is a good thing.To begin with, the planners and NDIA didn’t take the welfare and well being of unpaid carers into …

We all need time with our mob

Have you ever noticed how sometimes, out of the blue, we feel a need to contact someone – a family member or an old friend; attend an activity or an event, which simply makes us feel good for no reason other than it just does? Humans are known to be creatures of a pack and so by nature, we don’t …