June 2, 2017

NDIS Progress

The rolling out of the NDIS has certainly been keeping us on our toes in the Leisure Option’s office. Fortunately we can assure you that we are starting to get our heads around it all! Leisure Options successfully registered with the NDIS in July 2013 in Victoria and NSW when the first trial commenced in the Barwon region. Since then […]
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November 23, 2016

You are not alone

You are not alone Leisure Options is very proud to have contributed to and be associated with the recently released novel You are Not Alone: A Carer’s Personal Journey. In this novel Sue Downey openly and honestly addresses the issues faced by carers. There is helpful information, personal stories and experiences and words of wisdom on caring for a person […]
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September 22, 2016

Changing Places Survey

Changing Places Survey The Victorian Government is funding the construction of fifteen new Changing Places facilities. This funding forms part of $3.3 million in funding announced through the 2016-2017 Victorian Budget to kick-start initiatives under the 2017-2020 Victorian state disability plan. This is due to be put in place on 1 January 2017. Changing Places are larger than standard accessible […]
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July 14, 2016

Individual Supported Living Project

Individual Supported Living Project A joint partnership between Deakin University (Victoria), Curtin University (W.A) and the University of Sydney wants to find out the best way a person with a disability can be supported to live in his or her own home. Information About The Individual Supported Living (SIL) Project. We want to find out the best way a person […]
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