News & Media
Regular updates about what’s new in disability employment, including media releases and upcoming events.
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Mental health is a universal human right: how your business can support a mentally healthy workplace
11 September 2023
October 10 is World Mental Health Day (WMHD). This year’s theme is ‘Mental health is a universal human right'. Providing a healthy, inclusive and diverse workplace benefits all employees including those living with mental health conditions.
11 September 2023
R U OK? is a public health promotion charity that focuses on mental health. It encourages people to stay connected and have meaningful conversations that can help others through difficult times.
24 August 2023
The National Disability Recruitment Coordinator (NDRC) – JobAccess’ employer engagement team – recently signed its 400th employer partnership with Torrens University Australia.
28 June 2023
On 20 June 2023, the Fair Work Commission issued its annual determination in relation to the Supported Wage System (SWS)
8 May 2023
JobAccess assists people with disability to secure and keep jobs. The program also supports small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to increase inclusivity in their workforce.
26 April 2023
World Day for Health and Safety at Work on April 28 highlights the importance of ensuring safe and healthy work environments for all individuals, including those with disability.
18 April 2023
Employers and people with disability may be eligible for increased funding support through the Employment Assistance Fund (EAF).
4 April 2023
The current Disability Employment Services (DES) program has been extended for 2 years, to 30 June 2025.