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What is a childhood disability?

Learn more about childhood disabilities such as congenital disorders, disabilities developed after birth and disabilities caused by injury.

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Intellectual Disability | Novita

Intellectual disability is the most commonly recorded disability, occurring in about 3% of the population in Australia

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Carers SA - Caring for Someone with a Disability

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Assistance animals | Disability Gateway

An assistance animal (being a dog or other animal) may be able to help you if you have a disability such as vision or hearing loss, other physical disabilities, or psychosocial disability.

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Working with disability professionals | Raising Children Network

If you have good partnerships with disability professionals and disability services, you can help your child with disability get the best possible support.

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Disability professionals: first meetings | Raising Children Network

This guide explains what to expect in first meetings with child disability professionals and disability service providers. It has a checklist for meetings.

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Intellectual disability: children & teens | Raising Children Network

Intellectual disability is a reduced ability to think and to learn new skills. Here’s how to get support for children and teens with intellectual disability.

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Autism & disability services for children | Raising Children Network

Disability services can be confusing. Our guide to services for children with disability, autism and other additional needs helps you navigate the system.

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Intellectual disability | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is intellectual disability? A child with an intellectual disability learns and develops more slowly than other children

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Law & rights for children with disability | Raising Children Network

Here you’ll find information on disability rights and anti-discrimination law in Australia, as well as resources to help you find disability services.

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