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National Standards for Disability Services

An Auslan version of the National Standards for Disability Services created by Sign For Work.

The National Standards for Disability Services are:

1. Rights:
The service promotes individual rights to freedom of expression, self-determination and decision-making and actively prevents abuse, harm, neglect and violence.
2. Participation and Inclusion:
The service works with individuals and families, friends and carers to promote opportunities for meaningful participation and active inclusion in society.
3. Individual Outcomes:
Services and supports are assessed, planned, delivered and reviewed to build on individual strengths and enable individuals to reach their goals.
4. Feedback and Complaints:
Regular feedback is sought and used to inform individual and organisation-wide service reviews and improvement.
5. Service Access:
The service manages access, commencement and leaving a service in a transparent, fair, equal and responsive way.
6. Service Management:
The service has effective and accountable service management and leadership to maximise outcomes for individuals.
By |February 25th, 2015|Media|Comments Off on National Standards for Disability Services

Deaf People DO have Interesting Jobs in Darwin

This short preview highlights a number of Deaf people in professional occupations throughout Darwin. The viewer will get a short but honest impression of Deaf people doing a variety of jobs. It is hoped that this will provide young Deaf people with a perspective on the types of work they can do in the future.

By |December 16th, 2014|Media|Comments Off on Deaf People DO have Interesting Jobs in Darwin

Deaf people DO have interesting jobs PART 2!

Part 2 of these short clips highlights a number of deaf people in professional occupations. The viewer will get a short but honest impression of deaf people doing a variety of jobs. It is hoped that this will provide young deaf people with a perspective on the types of work they can do in the future.

By |January 24th, 2013|Media|Comments Off on Deaf people DO have interesting jobs PART 2!

Deaf people DO have interesting jobs!

This short preview highlights a number of Deaf people in professional occupations. The viewer will get a short but honest impression of Deaf people doing a variety of jobs. It is hoped that this will provide young Deaf people with a perspective on the types of work they can do in the future.

By |December 21st, 2012|Media|Comments Off on Deaf people DO have interesting jobs!