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CODA adapts French film about a teen 'child of deaf adults' into Sundance-feted coming-of-age dramedy

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CODA adapts French film about a teen 'child of deaf adults' into Sundance-feted coming-of-age dramedy

A bona fide Sundance sensation – and if that phrase has you rolling your eyes already, dear reader, then this film is probably not for you – this mildly spunky, extremely earnest coming-of-age dramedy by Siân Heder (Tallulah, 2016) seems to have tugged all the right heartstrings at its virtual premiere earlier this year.

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Auslan and deaf-friendly mental health services are overrun with demand, counsellors say

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Auslan and deaf-friendly mental health services are overrun with demand, counsellors say

While she was living in university accommodation, Catherine Dunn was raped.

She was referred to counselling by her accommodation service, but there was an important consideration they didn't take into account — Ms Dunn is deaf.

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Victoria says it is 'stepping in' following Commonwealth failure to boost vaccination rates in disability sector

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Victoria says it is 'stepping in' following Commonwealth failure to boost vaccination rates in disability sector

The Victorian government says it has been forced to step in and fund targeted hubs after failing to get a response from the Commonwealth on low vaccination rates among people with a disability.

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Disability advocate hopes to spark more accessible holidays in Western Australia

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Disability advocate hopes to spark more accessible holidays in Western Australia

A hazardous step, narrow doors or hidden dangers make holidaying in Western Australia for people with a disability so treacherous that 20 per cent of them just stay at home.

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Capability tops disability at Special Olympics State Games in Western Australia

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Capability tops disability at Special Olympics State Games in Western Australia

More than 100 athletes are competing in a different type of Olympics in Perth's western suburbs this weekend. 

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