Blog Post; October 2018

In need of some CPD Points??

DSC (Disability Services Consulting) offer a huge range of affordable online courses on a range of NDIS related topics. Check them out here. 


Dog Guide Handlers Australia 2018 Conference Attendance Expression Of Interest

This year, on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 November 2018, at the Novotel Hotel, Brighton Beach, Sydney in New South Wales, Dog Guide Handlers Australia will hold its third National Conference.

With kind sponsorship from Guide Dogs Australia and Seeing Eye Dogs, DGHA is in a position to assist a limited number of current Dog Guide Handlers on low incomes with up to $500 to cover conference registration and assistance towards cost of travel and accommodation.

It is envisaged that this funding support would be taken up by Dog Guide Handlers who otherwise would not be able to attend.

Please download the DGHA 2018 Conference Attendance Expression of Interest form and return it to

For more information about the Conference, please visit the DGHA website.

Nadia Mattiazzo, President Dog Guide Handlers Australia


International Symposium on Physical Activity and Individuals with Visual Impairments or Deafblindness

When: Thursday, 9th – Sunday, 12th May 2019
Where: University of Edinburgh
Cost: £300 for the 4 day conference including the Conference Dinner (excl accommodation)

The deadline for submitting a paper is 30th October 2018. For more information please visit the University of Edinburgh website.


Access and Inclusion Through Technology

A round up of news from the world of accessible technology: