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How the NDIS can assist people with their goal of driving

With the introduction of the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme), many people with various medical conditions now have the opportunity to work towards their goal of obtaining a driver’s licence. Driving is an important activity that many people take for granted. Driving enhances a person’s independence and community integration. The aim of this article to [...]

By |2019-04-15T13:14:34+10:00October 5th, 2017|blog|Comments Off on How the NDIS can assist people with their goal of driving

How to get ready for Australian Roads

With over 18 million registered motor vehicles having been reported in the 2015 motor vehicle consensus in Australia and the number of serious problems caused on roads this year having been 408 occurrences since January, a call for what we as citizens can do to help out in lowering that number is raised. You may [...]

By |2018-10-01T12:10:55+10:00September 8th, 2017|blog|Comments Off on How to get ready for Australian Roads

How does dementia affect driving skills?

Although dementia is a serious and impacting illness upon all people affected, but by itself, dementia does not harmfully influence people’s driving skills until extremely later stages. That’s why dementia and driving are not mutually exclusive terms. If an individual who has dementia has been deemed as legally capable of driving by the state, and [...]

By |2019-04-15T13:14:34+10:00September 8th, 2017|blog|Comments Off on How does dementia affect driving skills?