What we imagine is possible for people with disability will have a significant impact on the quality of their lives. High expectations and big dreams can inspire action to support people with disability to live the good life. A life full of family, friends, purpose, contribution and belonging. Things that matter to everyone but are not always available to people with disability without careful thinking and planning. The resources on this page will not only inspire but provide a road map for taking action for creating better lives for people.
Why family members are best placed to forward the best interests of their family member with disability. In this one page article, speaker, consultant and author Dr Michael Kendrick gives a brief description of some of the common sources of authority that families can call on when they are acting in the interests of a family member. (PDF)
"Intentional vision building for a genuinely inclusive life is a powerful way of counteracting the status quo and reclaiming a pathway to an ordinary life — a powerful way of becoming an insider." Parent and advocacy leader Judith Ellis shares her tips for getting started with intentional vision building in this 4 page article. (PDF)