Person

John Gilroy

Person's affiliation

Recently added resources

Journal article

29 Oct 2018
13

In this paper, data collected about disability in Australia are examined, in particular for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Indigenous) peoples. Data on the prevalence of disability in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations is an essential component of effective disability policy, planning and implementation....

Report

4 Jul 2018
30

Recent research into the pressures on the out-of-home care (OOHC) system concluded that there was a limited amount of research driven by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community itself, which indicates that Indigenous voices are not being adequately captured. This silencing means that the...

Policy report

Report prepared for Psychiatric Disability Services of Victoria and SalvoConnect
23 Mar 2018
448

This report finds that while only around 10% of Victorians living with severe mental illness are expected to be eligible for the NDIS, critical community mental health services, supporting all Victorians living with severe mental illness, are being decommissioned to fund the scheme.

Policy report

Insights and policy recommendations from expert stakeholders
20 Mar 2018
10

In parallel with the national report, the University of Sydney research team and Community Mental Health Australia (CMHA) were commissioned by Mental Health Victoria (previously called VICSERV) and Salvos-connect Barwon to focus in upon the experiences of consumers, family members and services providers engaged with...

Technical report

Final report: stakeholder identified gaps and solutions
30 Jan 2018
982

The gaps and solutions raised in this report should not be seen as a fundamental criticism of the NDIS or the NDIA, which is an important step forward in disability reform in Australia. Instead, they should be viewed as a way of adding national psychosocial...

Items authored 6