Life Without Barriers' bold plan to employ more people with disabilities
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How to deliver an Acknowledgement of Country
Learn how you can acknowledge and pay respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the Traditional Owners and ...
Life Without Barriers partners with SNAICC for kids in out-of-home car...
Historic commitment to transfer out-of-home care services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Year in review released - Partnering for the future
Life Without Barriers releases 2021-22 Annual Report.
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What's on at Life Without Barriers in April!
Join Life Without Barriers at a range of events happening across Australia during April.
Judy stays connected to her community with Life Without Barriers'...
Judy loves her life in Canberra, and with the help of Life Without Barriers’ Aged Care home services, she cont...
How to support a young person who is navigating their gender iden...
Elliot, Child and Youth Support Worker, mentors LGBTQIA+ young people, giving them the support they wished the...
Life Without Barriers commends SA Government on Voice to Parliame...
We applaud the South Australia Labor Government and their historic Indigenous Voice to Parliament Bill.
Life Without Barriers reaffirms commitment to Reconciliation
Life Without Barriers' Elevate Reconciliation Action Plan - a game changer for Closing the Gap targets and the...
Keeping a cultural connection – Aunty Karmen’s story
“I just want to be that rock for somebody, for any child that needs anybody, that Aunty they can come to.”
Helping Trevor be a part of his mighty Green Machine once more
Long-time Raiders fan Trevor thought his days of seeing his beloved team play live were over, until his Life W...
Life Without Barriers supports 'Yes' Campaign for Voice to Parlia...
Life Without Barriers affirms our commitment to the Yes campaign for the upcoming referendum on the First Nati...
Stepping into employment with Life Without Barriers
Life Without Barriers is committed to creating an inclusive and accessible workplace where employees with disa...
Why should we celebrate International Women’s Day?
Embrace Equity - People start from different places, so true inclusion and belonging requires equitable action...
Want to “Embrace Equity” this International Women’s Day? Be an al...
Emma Bennison, Manager of Strategic Engagement Disability Employment at Life Without Barriers, reflects on how...
Life Without Barriers celebrates World Pride at Mardi Gras 2023
Gather. Dream. Amplify. Life Without Barriers responds to the call to gather and celebrate Sydney World Pride ...
What's on at Life Without Barriers in March!
Join Life Without Barriers at a range of events happening across Australia during March.
Tara’s art adds a bit of magic to a Darwin playground
Tara uses her creative talents to beautify Darwin, receiving public recognition for her contribution.
Disability Royal Commission
Commissioner’s report on Public Hearing 20.
Supporting safe and therapeutic conversations with young people
We put children first with the SAFE series.
Inspired by her mum, Angelique’s art reaches high places
Creating art holds special meaning for Angelique, a Darwin-based Supported Independent Living resident.
Ziggi’s internship brings valuable hands-on experience
Ziggi’s commitment to social justice leads to an internship with Life Without Barriers CYF team.
Responding to Jenny’s changing needs
Life Without Barriers Support Coordination helps Jenny retain her independence with the right supports.
Helping young Wanderers fans explore the wonders of live sports
“I love the Wanderers. The game was one of the most exciting things I have done in my life."
Roxanne is living her life to the fullest
Roxanne is supported with trips to Country and an active life back home.
Winning more than medals at the Special Olympics
Darren, Damien and Craig team up to represent Victoria at the Special Olympics!
Claire is setting herself up for success
Claire, a young person in care, is making the most of her time in her home to set herself up for a successful ...
National Apology Day - a reminder of the past and a call to our f...
National Apology Day is a time to reflect on the ongoing impacts and intergenerational trauma experienced by t...
Bowling for fun, for good times, and for Victoria
How playing a game for fun led to more opportunities for Damian, Craig and Darren in their community.
What's on at Life Without Barriers in February!
Join Life Without Barriers at a range of events happening across Australia during February.
Emily uses art as a method of communication
Since partnering with her support team and the right art therapist, Emily’s talent as an artist has bloomed.
Life Without Barriers is deeply committed to reconciliation in ac...
Life Without Barriers acknowledges the deep sorrow and lasting impact of January 26.
Gearing up for a great school year in 2023
Life Without Barriers joined Kurbingui’s ‘Back to School Day’ event, giving local Aboriginal and Torres Strait...
Bruce turns his life around with some support
Thanks to Bruce's resilience and the support of the people around him, Bruce's story is now one of joy and hop...
Together at home: Christmas comes early for five best mates
A search for a new home highlights the need for better housing choices for people with disability.
Caroline receives Australian Human Rights Young Person Award
Congratulations to Caroline, Case Manager Next Steps Plus, who has received the Australian Human Rights Young ...
Shahid shares how lived experience helped him to become a recover...
Now I'm sitting this side and helping people.
The Life Without Barriers Human Library Podcast Project
Human libraries give a short insight into the lives of someone you might not ordinarily meet in your day-to-da...
Did you know these famous Aussies are neurodivergent?
It’s time to shake off stereotypes and reject harmful representations of neurodivergent people.
More support for young people’s mental health with Multisystemic ...
In Tasmania, the implementation of a new mental health program focused on Multisystemic Therapy is underway.
Life Without Barriers calls for employment of more people with di...
Australian workforces should reflect the composition of the Australian community and that means the inclusion ...
Life Without Barriers South Australian team celebrates CARE certi...
The Life Without Barriers South Australia Child, Youth and Family team has been awarded CARE Certification.
Bringing the school formal experience to young people in care
Inside Life Without Barriers' Western Sydney office, you'll find The Boutique, offering free formal wear, inte...
Inclusion Australia's 'experiences of employment' survey
Your opportunity to take part in an important survey about the employment of people with disability.
What's on at Life Without Barriers in December!
Join Life Without Barriers at a range of events happening across Australia during December.
Supporting young people to achieve their goals
Young people need support and opportunities to forge a sense of purpose.
Employing people with disability: it's no joke
Emma Bennison, Manager of Strategic Engagement Disability Employment, at Life Without Barriers.
Keeping people safe and well through COVID-19
How the Life Without Barriers COVID-19 Response Unit helped keep people connected.
Micky’s winning personality nets a prize
Micky is happiest when playing netball with his friends.
How disability support services can change a rural town
Lleyton's story about living with a disability in a remote part of Australia isn't what you might expect.
Changing lives with Next Steps assertive outreach program
The program has recorded great results in changing the lives of people affected by alcohol and other drugs.