Looking for a Career Change?

By Susan 06/08/2019

Looking for a career change?   Here's what opened up when Nicole and Stuart followed their instincts into careers in support work.     What might prompt th Read More...



Meet Our Pick of Australia’s Top Disability Advocates

By Anna 28/06/2019

We know there are lots of amazing advocates who are promoting inclusion and removing barriers for Australian’s living with a disability, but we’ve chosen some of our favourites for 2019 Read More...



Once I'm Approved, How Do I Find Work?

By Anna 11/06/2019

So, you’ve got that big ‘APPROVED’ button on your profile, but what’s next?   1. Market Yourself   Rather than just waiting around for clients to f Read More...



How Your Profile Picture Can Increase Your Work Opportunities

By Anna 02/05/2019

So if you’ve signed up to the platform and the next thing to do is - choose a profile picture. But which one should you choose? And does it really matter which one? Well, in 40 millisecon Read More...



Support Work: The Most Enjoyable Job You’ll Ever Have

By Anna 18/04/2019

Every day is varied and full of lots of fun when you’re a support worker. In fact, no two days are the same, you need to take into consideration your clients wants, needs, interests and mood Read More...



Work-Life Balance and How You Can Achieve It

By Anna 25/03/2019

Most support workers on the platform find the flexible lifestyle of a support worker to be very beneficial. However, when you first start out, it can be quite the opposite. With no set schedule or Read More...



4 Ways to Be The Best Possible Support Worker

By Anna 12/02/2019

1. Never make an assumption about your clients’ ability   First things first, never assume your client cannot do something for themselves. The worst thing you can do is think it Read More...



Your Stories: Natalie

By Adrienne 08/11/2018

There are a lot of options out there: from what clothes you buy, to where you get your groceries, what to watch on TV, or even what time to go to sleep.   But now, with the NDIS worki Read More...



We're Excited About: Sensorium Theatre

By Adrienne 01/11/2018

Let’s start off by saying we KNOW that Sensorium Theatre is in Western Australia, which is REALLY far away from happy old Queensland. But. Hear us out though, okay?   First off, Read More...



Your Stories: Toby

By Adrienne 25/10/2018

There are a lot of options out there: from what clothes you buy, to where you get your groceries, what to watch on TV, or even what time to go to sleep.   But now, with the NDIS worki Read More...



NDIS & You - Tips for Pre-Planning

By Anna 18/10/2018

You’re at ground zero - either you’ve already received your acceptance into the NDIS or you’ve been told it’s very likely.   So now you’re wondering: &ls Read More...



What is the NDIS?

By Adrienne 11/10/2018

What is the NDIS? The National Disability Insurance Scheme is an Australian government initiative to use an ‘insurance approach’ to funding support for people living with disabil Read More...



Australia’s Best Upcoming Arts Projects by People Living with Disability

By Adrienne 04/10/2018

As Sydney-based dancer, Holly Craig, eloquently says: "When I dance, it doesn't matter how much I weigh," she said, "or that I have a disability… I feel capable, I fe Read More...



Tips for Travellers with a Disability!

By Anna 25/09/2018

No matter if it’s a mental or physical disability, the challenges surrounding travel remain the same. Here are some tips and tricks on making your travels easier for you and your loved ones: Read More...



Top 5 Apps to Assist Everyday Living with a Disability

By Anna 06/08/2018

The troops gathered together to research, investigate and collate this list of the best apps available in 2018 to assist with day-to-day life when living with a disability. We tried to make sure th Read More...



Does Music Therapy really work?

By Anna 04/06/2018

"Where words fail, music speaks.” - Hans Christian Andersen Music as a therapy has a long history of working with people who have both intellectual and physical disabilities and Read More...



The NDIS supports you may not know about!

By Anna & Adrienne 02/05/2018

Here is a list of ‘line items’ which you may be entitled to, but may not know about! The item titles include links to external information.  Knowing these things will definite Read More...



NDIS Plan Tips from Disability Experts

By Anna 02/04/2018

With a bit of reading, and our own lived experience, we've summarised some of the key recommendations from experts in the industry for you to know when looking at starting your NDIS Plan.  Read More...



Watch your language!

By Adrienne 19/03/2018

Although this blog is focussed on appropriate language generally, not specifically on derogatory words, we would like to quickly draw attention to The R Word campaign. A campaign that is shining a lig Read More...



You are NOT just a support 'worker'

By Adrienne 12/02/2018

“For those of us who serve [people who are ageing or living with disability], how do we possibly “walk a mile in their shoes?” We have training. We have skills. We have therapies and Read More...



The top 4 signs you need to work for yourself

By Adrienne 16/01/2018

Imagine living your life on your own terms with the freedom of choice and control about what work you do and when. A life that gives you such a great sense of accomplishment and happiness that you Read More...



Tips to manage your tax and super

By Adrienne 08/01/2018

Want to tackle your taxes and super independently? No problem!   LET'S TALK TAX... There are a lot of helpful resources online these days, such as income tax calculators like the ATO&r Read More...



Why you should be a support worker

By Adrienne 21/12/2017

Disability support worker jobs and aged care worker jobs are in an ever-increasing level of demand and in Queensland alone that demand is set to double by 2019 with the rollout of the National Disabil Read More...



6 elements of a successful Provider profile

By Adrienne 19/12/2017

You’ve already made a positive choice for your career, so why stop there? A strong For Care Provider profile means a strong business and a rewarding profession you can be proud of. Dedicate a bi Read More...



10 things you need to know about For Care

By Adrienne 10/12/2017

Are you finding yourself wanting to know more about For Care? Maybe you’re new to our community - or maybe you haven’t quite decided if you’re going to sign up yet, so you’r Read More...



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Looking for a career change?   Here's what opened up when Nicole and Stuart followed their instincts into careers in support work.     What might prompt th ...Read More...
We know there are lots of amazing advocates who are promoting inclusion and removing barriers for Australian’s living with a disability, but we’ve chosen some of our favourites for 2019 ...Read More...
So, you’ve got that big ‘APPROVED’ button on your profile, but what’s next?   1. Market Yourself   Rather than just waiting around for clients to f ...Read More...
So if you’ve signed up to the platform and the next thing to do is - choose a profile picture. But which one should you choose? And does it really matter which one? Well, in 40 millisecon ...Read More...
Every day is varied and full of lots of fun when you’re a support worker. In fact, no two days are the same, you need to take into consideration your clients wants, needs, interests and mood ...Read More...
Most support workers on the platform find the flexible lifestyle of a support worker to be very beneficial. However, when you first start out, it can be quite the opposite. With no set schedule or ...Read More...
1. Never make an assumption about your clients’ ability   First things first, never assume your client cannot do something for themselves. The worst thing you can do is think it ...Read More...
There are a lot of options out there: from what clothes you buy, to where you get your groceries, what to watch on TV, or even what time to go to sleep.   But now, with the NDIS worki ...Read More...
Let’s start off by saying we KNOW that Sensorium Theatre is in Western Australia, which is REALLY far away from happy old Queensland. But. Hear us out though, okay?   First off, ...Read More...
There are a lot of options out there: from what clothes you buy, to where you get your groceries, what to watch on TV, or even what time to go to sleep.   But now, with the NDIS worki ...Read More...
You’re at ground zero - either you’ve already received your acceptance into the NDIS or you’ve been told it’s very likely.   So now you’re wondering: &ls ...Read More...
What is the NDIS? The National Disability Insurance Scheme is an Australian government initiative to use an ‘insurance approach’ to funding support for people living with disabil ...Read More...
As Sydney-based dancer, Holly Craig, eloquently says: "When I dance, it doesn't matter how much I weigh," she said, "or that I have a disability… I feel capable, I fe ...Read More...
No matter if it’s a mental or physical disability, the challenges surrounding travel remain the same. Here are some tips and tricks on making your travels easier for you and your loved ones: ...Read More...
The troops gathered together to research, investigate and collate this list of the best apps available in 2018 to assist with day-to-day life when living with a disability. We tried to make sure th ...Read More...
"Where words fail, music speaks.” - Hans Christian Andersen Music as a therapy has a long history of working with people who have both intellectual and physical disabilities and ...Read More...
Here is a list of ‘line items’ which you may be entitled to, but may not know about! The item titles include links to external information.  Knowing these things will definite ...Read More...
With a bit of reading, and our own lived experience, we've summarised some of the key recommendations from experts in the industry for you to know when looking at starting your NDIS Plan.  ...Read More...
Although this blog is focussed on appropriate language generally, not specifically on derogatory words, we would like to quickly draw attention to The R Word campaign. A campaign that is shining a lig ...Read More...
“For those of us who serve [people who are ageing or living with disability], how do we possibly “walk a mile in their shoes?” We have training. We have skills. We have therapies and ...Read More...
Imagine living your life on your own terms with the freedom of choice and control about what work you do and when. A life that gives you such a great sense of accomplishment and happiness that you ...Read More...
Want to tackle your taxes and super independently? No problem!   LET'S TALK TAX... There are a lot of helpful resources online these days, such as income tax calculators like the ATO&r ...Read More...
Disability support worker jobs and aged care worker jobs are in an ever-increasing level of demand and in Queensland alone that demand is set to double by 2019 with the rollout of the National Disabil ...Read More...
You’ve already made a positive choice for your career, so why stop there? A strong For Care Provider profile means a strong business and a rewarding profession you can be proud of. Dedicate a bi ...Read More...
Are you finding yourself wanting to know more about For Care? Maybe you’re new to our community - or maybe you haven’t quite decided if you’re going to sign up yet, so you’r ...Read More...