What you can do now 

What you can do now 

You make the biggest difference in your child’s life. When a child has a delay in development, or a disability, it’s easy to talk as if all that matters is the services they receive. This is not true. What your child needs most is you. Young children learn most of all...
Does my child have a delay or disability?

Does my child have a delay or disability?

If you are reading this, you may be worried about your child’s development. Your worry is a sign of your love for your child – you want the very best for him or her. You know your child so well, and it always makes good sense to follow up on your concerns. Perhaps...
Ready, Set, NDIS: Setting goals for your child

Ready, Set, NDIS: Setting goals for your child

We want the best for our children, and having a vision is essential for them to thrive. Achieving it involves planning and setting goals for the child and family that lead to positive outcomes. While outcomes are a somewhat overlooked area in the current system, they...
Diversity: Welcoming Indigenous families

Diversity: Welcoming Indigenous families

Plumtree has long valued cultural diversity. We set out to engage with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities a decade ago. Currently, 7% of the families we work with are from an Indigenous background and our projects with the Aboriginal community aim...
Ready, Set, NDIS: A parent’s perspective

Ready, Set, NDIS: A parent’s perspective

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will roll out across Sydney from July 2017. We invited Kerrie Turner, a mother of three accessing the scheme in the Hunter Region NDIS trial site, to talk about her experience at Plumtree’s Ready, Set, NDIS workshop in...
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