Liveable Communities

UD-logo-200x200Abigail Gray and Richard Hawkins, NSW Department of Family & Community Services

Abstract: The presentation will highlight the projects being undertaken to support greater inclusion of people with disability as part of the implementation of the National Disability Strategy NSW Implementation Plan and the processes of partnering with community stakeholders and across government to bring about systemic reforms and address some of the more intractable barriers.

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The NSW Department of Family and Community Services is working on programs to support access and inclusion for all members of the community and to identify how accessible communities can be developed through consultation and incorporation of feedback from stakeholder groups, working across government agencies at all levels to support planning process and identifying opportunities to incorporate the principles of universal design.