eNews November 2021 in Easy Read
COVID vaccination stories
Five people with intellectual disability share their experiences of getting the COVID vaccine.
They talk about
- What COVID is
- How lockdown affected their lives
- Their feelings about needles
- Their experience of getting the vaccine
- Life after vaccination.
Easy Read guide and video about how to vote in the Local Government elections in NSW
Local Government elections in NSW are on Saturday 4 December.
In this video we show you all the ways to vote.
What you can do if you are fully vaccinated
People who are fully vaccinated can now do more.
This Easy Read guide tells you what you can do if you are fully vaccinated.
Summer Safety Easy Read guide
In this Easy Read guide we share beach and safety tips for a safe and fun summer.
Painting for love and a living
In this podcast episode Lauren Kerjan tells us about being an artist with intellectual disability.
What if the family says no to getting the COVID vaccine?
Vaccination against COVID is very important for people with intellectual disability.
What if a family member says no to the vaccination?
CID at the Australian Society for Intellectual Disability (ASID) conference
Jim, Justen, Ella, Jemima, Ben and Monica talked at the conference.
They spoke about
- easy read
My Right to Decide
Our My Right to Decide (MRTD) team is running trainings online for people who live in NSW.
The training is about decision making.
International Day of People with Disability
International Day of People with Disability is on 3 December.
There will be events and celebrations.
Inclusive Film Festival
The Inclusive Film Festival (IFF) will be on 17 December.
IFF is an inclusive and accessible event with
- short films
- public discussions
The Sydney Disability Expo is on next month
The Expo is on 3 and 4 December 2021.
For information go to Sydney Disability Expo’s website.