Taking on the role of carer can happen unexpectedly, and Department of Human Services employee Kym is familiar with the personal strength that is needed to move forward when this happens.
Saturday 3 December is International Day of People with Disability, a good time to consider how accessible our environment is for people with disability.
The Department of Human Services is working with Deaf Services Queensland to break down barriers in service delivery for deaf Australians using videoconferencing technology. Continue reading Auslan videoconferencing a sign of the times at DHS
Meet our Disability Champion, Kristalee.
After being hit by a car that left her with a brain injury, doctors told Kristalee that she would never work full-time again.
After her accident, Kristalee went into a state of deep depression and fear. She was scared of cars and roads which took a long time for her to overcome. Continue reading Disability Champion: Kristalee