Since the NDIA came along, I’ve noticed that many disability-related conversations have become more aspirational. This is partly due to the NDIS Act putting Australia’s commitment to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) into […] » Continue Reading Service providers, the NDIS and conflicts of interest
The Claiming Full Citizenship Perth Forum was a one-day event that built upon a 3-day ‘Claiming Full Citizenship’ International Conference in Vancouver in October 2015. Eighteen Western Australians attended the Vancouver Conference and many of them came together to create […] » Continue Reading Citizenship report – Perth Forum
The Starfish and the Spider by Ori Brafman and Rod Beckstrom (2006) A Book Review by Leighton Jay This is a book about the dynamics of how things work in the world around us. While they have a particular focus […] » Continue Reading Starfish & Spider – a review
The s p a c e in which we live and move and have our being By Leighton Jay © 2015 Our world, our universe – is mostly vast open space Space for dreaming Space for dreams Space for moving […] » Continue Reading The s p a c e in which we live and move and have our being
The Chair of the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) discusses the evolution of the NDIS at the ‘Claiming Full Citizenship’ Conference in Vancouver, October 2015.
Click here to view the wide range of video resources produced during the ‘Claiming full Citizenship’ Conference in Vancouver in October 2015. These include Plenary addresses, commentary on a range of subjects from global experts and numerous recommended videos.
In this video, Leighton Jay talks about his experience of ‘shared management’ to manage funding and support services for his adult son Paul.
In this short video, Leighton jay shares his hopes and fears for the NDIS as it continues to evolve.
In this short video, Tom Nerney from the US provides a simple guide to thinking about how people with disability can be supported to pursue and achieve their basic citizenship rights.
In this short video, Leighton Jay discusses complex systems dynamics and how they impact organisations.