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Research report on legislation and regulation of primary and secondary education for students with disability

The Royal Commission has today published a research report on ‘Legislation and regulation in Australia: Children and young people wi

Research report on legislation and regulation of primary and secondary education for students with disability

Public hearing 16 on employment postponed due to COVID-19 concerns

Due to the ongoing nature of the current COVID-19 restrictions on movement and travel, the Disability Royal Commission has decided that Public hearing 16, sc

Public hearing 15 on employment postponed due to COVID-19 concerns

Decision to postpone public hearing 15 until August 2021 due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns

The Disability Royal Commission has decided that public hearing 15, scheduled to take place in Brisbane on 23 and 24 Jun

Disability Royal Commission welcomes Dr Dinesh Palipana as a special adviser

Chair of the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability, Ronald Sackville AO QC, is delighted to announce the

What has been learnt since Ann-Marie Smith’s death to help protect other people with disability

The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability will hold its

The Disability Royal Commission thanks Commissioner Roslyn Atkinson AO for her contribution and service

The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability wishes to thank The Honourable Roslyn Atkinson AO for her outst

The Disability Royal Commission thanks Commissioner Roslyn Atkinson AO for her contribution and service

Disability Royal Commission granted an extension until September 2023

The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability has welcomed today’s announcement by the Australian Government

Disability Royal Commission granted an extension until September 2023

Domestic violence risks for women with long term health conditions during COVID-19 pandemic

The Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC) conducted a large online survey of women about their experiences of domestic violence during the initial stages

Research Report - Experiences of domestic violence among women with restrictive long-term health conditions

Preventing and responding to violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation in disability services

The thirteenth public hearing of the Disability Royal Commission will examine the response of a particular disability service provid

Preventing and responding to violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation in disability services