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Regular updates about what’s new in disability employment, including media releases and upcoming events.

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Goal setting for 2024: access diverse talent by hiring people with disability

15 January 2024

Australian businesses can diversify their hiring strategy in 2024 by tapping into a talent pool of people with disability and engaging with free Government-funded supports like JobAccess.

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JobAccess’ national webinar highlights importance of workplace adjustments to bridge disability employment gap

12 January 2024

JobAccess held a national webinar for employers on improving access and inclusion through workplace adjustments to mark the International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) in December 2023.

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Invitation to Employers: Driving Disability Employment seminar | Adelaide SA, 8 Nov 2023

26 September 2023

Forward-thinking organisations are tapping into the diverse skills people with disability have to offer. Join this free seminar to hear from disability-confident employers who have operationalised inclusive practices

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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.

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Mental health and the workplace: A conversation could change a life

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.

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Driving disability employment: JobAccess and NDRC welcome its 400th employer partner on board

24 August 2023

The National Disability Recruitment Coordinator (NDRC) – JobAccess’ employer engagement team – recently signed its 400th employer partnership with Torrens University Australia.

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Building employer confidence and capability in the tourism industry

14 July 2023

On 3 June 2023, the Minister for Social Services Amanda Rishworth and the Minister for Trade and Tourism Don Farrell announced the Government’s continued commitment to boosting employment opportunities for people with disability.

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