Civica Think Tank

Civica Think Tank presentation, discussion and Q&A

Disabled man sitting in a wheelchair in the domestic kitchen. Close up of leg and hand, unrecognizable person.
Disabled man sitting in a wheelchair in the domestic kitchen. Close up of leg and hand, unrecognizable person.
Thursday 29 August 2019
3.30pm – 5.00pm

Advocating for accessible housing

Three key presentations will highlight the housing challenges faced by families and individuals living with a disability, the influence the NDIS is having on the current housing market and policy settings and how to achieve a model of universal housing design.


This session is sponsored by:
Civica

Speakers

Presenter

Libby Callaway
Senior Lecturer, Monash University
Libby Callaway is a registered occupational therapist, having worked for the past 25 years in the field of neurological rehabilitation in Australia and the USA. Since 1999, Libby has been the director and principal occupational therapist at Neuroskills, a communi... view
Assoc Prof Kate Tregloan
Adjunct Associate Professor, Monash University
Kate focuses on the contributions that the creative disciplines and creative education can make to interdisciplinary activities. Before joining Monash University in 2011, Kate contributed to a number of architecture and interdisciplinary design programs and practices in NSW, Tasmania a... view
Michael Bleasdale
CEO, ACT Disability, Aged and Carer Advocacy Service (ADACAS)
Michael is the CEO of the ACT Disability, Aged and Carer Advocacy Service (ADACAS), a position he took up in September 2018. Prior to this he worked as the CEO and then Managing Director of Home Modifications Australia, after holdi... view