Joel Bissmire has always dreamed of a career in IT and thanks to the Dandelion Programme, he’s living that dream and flourishing.
Everyone knows applying for a job can be a tedious and tough task. But for 20-year-old Morgan, who is on the autism spectrum, just getting a look-in proved to be even more difficult. Continue reading Autism is no barrier for Brisbane Dandelion recruit
Matt Bubner, who works for the Department of Human Services as a Service Officer at the myGov shopfront in Adelaide, has seen dramatic transformations in technology and the way customers complete their Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support business over the last 25 years. Continue reading Matt talks 25 years of tech transformation
Young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder are getting a chance to use their IT skills and gain employment thanks to the Dandelion programme, a partnership between the Department of Human Services, HP Australia and Danish organisation Specialist People Foundation. Continue reading Jack grows thanks to Dandelion programme
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