Quality and Safety in Disability Services

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Quality and Safety in Disability Services You are invited to join WestWood Spice for a lively and innovative exploration of issues surrounding quality and safety in disability services. Hear from Robert Fitzgerald AM and Graeme Innes AM in a thought provoking video about how to create rights-based people-safe communities. This event is an opportunity to: Hear from leading voices Robert … Read More

‘Coming… ready or not’ – Deborah Fullwood’ s SPOTtalk

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In May 2017 our Director Deborah Fullwood was invited by Financial Counselling Australia (FCA) to take to the stage at the annual FCA National Conference and, as in popular TED Talks, present an ‘idea worth sharing’. Deborah spoke as a parent in a family where an adult child has a disability. This unexpected life comes without an opt-out clause. Financial … Read More

WestWood Spice at the National Investigations Symposium 2016

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In November 2016 WestWood Spice presented a session at the National Investigations Symposium in Sydney. Investigating allegations involving people with a significant disability Roger West In this session we explored some the challenges that can present when conducting an investigation into allegations involving someone with a significant disability. Through the use of case studies we illustrated strategies that can be … Read More

Australasian Evaluation Society Conference 2016

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In September 2016 WestWood Spice presented a session at the Australasian Evaluation Society International Conference in Perth. Harnessing Evaluation to Drive Innovation in the Health System, Insights from Canada and Australia Alison Plant, Susan Warth and Penny Cooper Australia and Canada are frequently compared when it comes to health systems, with broad recognition that we have much to learn from … Read More