Just in time for National Volunteer Week from May 8 to 15, we decided to interview one of our volunteers, Anish Saini, and share his experiences volunteering with us.
Liz accesses our Case Management Program and has been working with Case Worker, Victoria Comport since August 2015. During this time Victoria has supported Liz with a range of different aspects of herlife. We had a quick chat to both of them to get some insight into the program.Read more
As I sit at my desk to write this report, I cannot believe that we are already in July. I hope you are all staying warm over this winter period and drinking plenty of hot chocolate. Since our last newsletter HV continues to focus on improving services in order to continue to meet the needs of our community and implement strategies to increase overall awareness.Read more
As you may be aware, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), is a new Australia wide approach to caring and providing support for people with a disability. This long and anticipated introduction to the scheme is now being rolled out and expected to be in full transition across Australia by July 2019.Read more
Some of you may be aware or have been following the forthcoming voluntary assisted dying legislation, which is scheduled to be introduced to the Victorian parliament as soon as next month. I thought it would be timely to devote some discussion to the issue which people often feel unconformable about discussing, that of death and the dying process.Read more
Huntington’s disease specialists are typically either neurologists or neuropsychiatrists. HD specialists have both experience and expert knowledge of this condition.Read more
This section provides access to information sheets and useful links relating to HD.Read more