• Victorian State election

    Victorian State election

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  • NDIS decision-making poster now available

    NDIS decision-making poster now available

    OPA's useful NDIS decision-making flowchart is now available as an A3 poster.

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  • Who ate the popcorn? David White wins 2018 Public Advocate's Art Prize

    Who ate the popcorn? David White wins 2018 Public Advocate's Art Prize

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  • Celebrating 30 years of the Independent Third Person Program

    Celebrating 30 years of the Independent Third Person Program

    Victoria's Governor, the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, acknowledged the important contribution of volunteers at an afternoon tea at Government House.

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  • NDIS an illusion for people with complex needs

    NDIS an illusion for people with complex needs

    A new report, which draws heavily on 12 case studies of OPA clients, demonstrates the significant human impact and harm caused when people receive inadequate supports under the NDIS.

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  • Can your adult patient consent? A new app for health practitioners

    Can your adult patient consent? A new app for health practitioners

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The publication sets out in simple terms, how those caring for Victorians with a decision-making disability can protect and safeguard their futures.

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