Moveable disability handrail on bath with hand on it

DIYmodify is a new app that can help people with disabilities and older Australians to modify their homes so they can stay in them for longer. The app was created by UNSW researchers, with funding from the Department of Family and Community Services, and will help consumers make decisions around purchasing five common home modifications:

Bowl of pumpkin soup beside two orange pumpkins and a ladel

The Low Cost Meals for Seniors program provides support for seniors and people with a disability to prepare simple, cost-effective and nutritious meals. Now they have created a free cookbook full of nutritious, easy-to-cook one-pot meals that can be prepared on a limited budget.

imageThe Social Justice and Native Title Report 2016 includes an agenda for reform based on solutions proposed by Indigenous Australians. According to Gillian Triggs, President of the Australian Human Rights Commission, governments must genuinely engage with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples to address issues such as property rights,