Following the Brisbane and Cairns lockdowns, and the developing COVID-19 situation in Queensland, the Council for Intellectual Disability (CID) has produced Easy Read resources for participants living in residential disability settings who may be required to isolate due to a COVID-19 outbreak. The following resources provide participants with useful...Read More: COVID-19 update: New resources for participants during lockdowns
There are many ways to get the COVD-19 shot. Find out how to get yours. Most people with disability, their carers and disability workers can now get the COVID-19 shot. It’s a safe and effective way of protecting yourself from getting really sick from COVID-19. There are a number...Read More: Are you ready for the COVID-19 shot?
The Australian Government has announced updates to its rollout of COVID-19 vaccines to disability support workers: “National Cabinet agreed to the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee’s (AHPPC) advice encouraging residential disability support workers to have their COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. National Cabinet strongly encourages all disability...Read More: COVID-19: Updates to Vaccinations for Disability Workers
Disability Inclusive and Disaster Resilient Queensland project Queensland has been through a run of disasters in the past couple of years. Fire, flood and flu: we’ve had it all. There’s been a lot in the media about our disaster responses and how we can better be prepared. What has...Read More: Disability Inclusive and Disaster Resilient Queensland project
Granite Belt Support Services were recently successful in a Southern Downs Regional Council (SDRC) Fast Grant 2018 to be able to purchase 4 x I.T devices for staff use. GBSS staff provided with training on how to use these devices to assist with service delivery. We are very grateful...Read More: Successful SDRC Grants to Community Funding