Assistant Minister for Social Services and Manager of Government Business in the Senate, Minister Fifield tells Chair of Australian Federation of Disability Organisations Margherita Coppolino about the NDIS and his plans to make it the best it can be.
This week on program 323 of New Horizons, Robyn Gaile speaks with Councillor Steve Hurd of the City of Booroondara Council, about his experience of being a councillor as someone with a vision impairment, after having been in the position for more than a year.
He was previously interviewed for New Horizons in December 2012, shortly after having been elected.
This week on program 322 of New Horizons, Robyn Gaile speaks with Greg Madson, the new National President of Blind Citizens Australia.
The direct link to listen is http://bca.org.au/attachments/nh-0322.m3u and to download is
This week on program 321 of New Horizons, Robyn Gaile speaks with Bob Claffey, Secretary of the Geelong and Districts Branch of Blind Citizens Australia about raising awareness of disability.
The direct link to listen is http://bca.org.au/attachments/nh-0321.m3u and to download is
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