... These interactive webinars have been developed to support parents of young children with disability navigate to the disability services environment.
Participating in these webinars will help you to learn about and share information, tools, strategies and resources to help you in the early years of your child’s life. They will provide information about the Government’s Better Start Initiative and National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and how these can be used to benefit your child.
Each webinar is 60 minutes long with materials available for pre-webinar reading and activities. Facilitators and guest speakers can be available for extended “chat” time after the webinar ...Details on how to register and participate, and dates between 8th December 2015 and 16th February 2016 are now available at the Better Start website, here. Webinars will be repeated in 2016.
This program is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services. It is run by the First Step Alliance, which includes some Australia's most respected national disability organisations, including Down Syndrome Australia.