Viewing disability through a different lens 

Viewing disability through a different lens 

Julie-Anne Dietz

Exclusionary Language frames people, whether it be by disability, age, nationality, culture, or any other label.

5 Tips For Dealing with the NDIS

5 Tips For Dealing with the NDIS

Julie-Anne Dietz

5 Tips for Dealing with the NDIS! To assist with co-ordinating a BETTER life for your family member who is living with a disability. As stated in many of my DEO Blogs and the About Us section of ou...

Attention – All Non NDIS Participants – there is something in it for you!

Attention – All Non NDIS Participants – there is something in it for you!

Julie-Anne Dietz

If you are looking for a Support planner look here; 80 YPIRAC Planners who work with NDIS participants - Google Search . I urge all our families of Non-NDIS Participants to seek support, there is now funding for it.

5 Tips to avoid caregiver burnout! - You Need to Take Care of You!

5 Tips to avoid caregiver burnout! - You Need to Take Care of You!

Julie-Anne Dietz

Look after number 1 first! Sounds counter intuitive - especially if you are a carer and reading this, BUT burnout is the number 1 enemy for carers who all to often feel guilty doing even the littlest things for themselves. If you are a carer I bet you feel that you are always on call or on duty. Here in this blog I want you to give yourself permission to look after number 1 first, then you will be in a better position to look after those in your care. Please enjoy my 5 Tips To Avoid Carer burnout!

Your Funding...Use it or you may lose it!

Your Funding...Use it or you may lose it!

Julie-Anne Dietz

Your Funding - Use it ...or you may lose it! So, you get your product purchase approved and the first thing you do is check your funding allocation to see what's left to support your child, yourse...

Anxiety Comes in All Shapes and Sizes

Anxiety Comes in All Shapes and Sizes

Julie-Anne Dietz

Anxiety is anxiety isn't it?  I wasn't sure but now I am a little clearer thanks to this great piece by Nicole Filppone!