Thursday, 9 April 2015

Books and other resources

Naomi Lake with her first book (photo used with Naomi's kind permission)
Harmony the Forgetful Hen and the Lost Eggs
Naomi Lake, illustrated by Dave McCleery
Harmony has forgotten where she left her eggs. None of the animals have seen them, so it's up to Naomi to help her find them before they hatch.

Naomi is a young woman with Down syndrome who lives in Western Australia. She loves reading, dancing, drawing and looking after her chooks, which is where the idea for this story came from. A portion of all sales will go to charity.

You can order the book through the Harmony the Forgetful Hen Facebook page

Accessible Arts Newsletter - March 2015

New online resource for people with disability
Senator The Hon Mitch Fifield, 30th March 2015
The Abbott Government has today unveiled a new initiative to help people with disability access advocacy services, NDAP Provider Finder.

“The Commonwealth funds organisations to provide advocacy services to people with disability under the National Disability Advocacy Programme (NDAP),” Minister Fifield said ... read the full text of the Minister's media release here, with a link to the app.

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