Tag: Supported decision making

Guardianship and Administration and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2017

Read QAI’s submission here: QAI’s submission on the Guardianship and Administration and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 For more information about the inquiry, including a list of other submissions, see http://www.parliament.qld.gov.au/work-of-committees/committees/LACSC/inquiries/current-inquiries/GAOLAB2017 

Decisions About My Life? The Choice Should be Mine

QAI’s position statement on supported decision-making QAI Paper on supported decision-making

Queensland Handbook for Practitioners on Legal Capacity

To open an electronic copy of the Queensland Handbook for Practitioners on Legal Capacity, please click here. The Handbook is not available in hard copy. The idea for the Queensland Handbook for Practitioners on Legal Capacity had its genesis through regularly coming across issues of client capacity in QAI’s work and realising there was a gap for this […]

The importance of the inclusion of people with decision-making disabilities in the Federal government’s new Disability Care scheme

QAI media release on including people with disabilities in decisions made about them final SDM release June 2013