Person

Karen Fisher

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Karen R. Fisher
Report

National Disability Insurance Scheme: people who self manage their NDIS plan

This report is from a research project that explores what helps people to self-manage their NDIS plan. It scans the current conditions in Australia that help or hinder NDIS self-management, and what resources can include people who are left behind.
Report

Peer support practice review: final report of Stage 1A findings

The purpose of the practice review was to identify current good practice in peer support delivery and future capacity building needs for disability support organisations (DSOs).
Evaluation

Outcome evaluation of icare lifetime care Community Participation Grants: final report

This is an outcomes evaluation of arts and sports projects for people with disability. The projects are funded by icare lifetime care, the NSW government agency that provides support to people who were injured in a motor vehicle accident.
Report

Preventing abuse and promoting personal safety in young people with disability: full report

This research addresses a knowledge gap about personal safety and abuse prevention by exploring the perspectives of young people with disability.
Report

Social Action Partners: peer support for children and young people with intellectual disability and their families in Victoria

This project used a social action research approach with two groups of Victorian children and young people with intellectual disability aged 9-22 and their parents. The groups conducted research and provided peer support about their experiences with self-directed disability support. The intentions were to build...