Senator Jan McLucas, Parliamentary Secretary for Disabilities and Carers, will on September 1 deliver the Disability Collective Lecture 2011 at The University of Western Australia.
In her lecture, The Future of Disability Policy in Australia: Improving the Lives of People with Disability, their Families and Carers, Senator McLucas will discuss the National Disability Strategy and other major Federal Government reforms to bring about fundamental improvements to the lives of Australians with a disability, their families and carers.
The focus of these reforms has not only been on improving the performance of the disability service system but improving key service systems.
WHAT: Disability Collective Lecture 2011
WHERE: Social Sciences Lecture Theatre, UWA (nearest carpark 3 off Hackett Drive Entrance 1, ACROD bays available)
WHEN: 6.00pm Thursday, September 1, 2011
RSVP: Institute of Advanced Studies UWA (+61 8) 6488 1340 by August 26
The lecture is free. The lecture theatre is accessible, has an audio loop and an auslan interpreter will be provided.