Striving for excellence with the Australian Museum

Striving for excellence with the Australian Museum

“As a state-run cultural organisation, funded by taxpayers, everyone should have a right to enter with equitable access throughout,” says Amanda Farrar, Director Public Affairs & Development at the Australian Museum (Sydney). As a part of this commitment, the...
A Changing Places is more than a toilet. It is freedom.

A Changing Places is more than a toilet. It is freedom.

Jocelyn Franciscus​, Project Lead for Community Awareness Strategy at the NDS WA, sees a Changing Places facility as more than just a toilet. It is a sense of freedom. For people with a disability who require a Changing Places, knowing that there is a facility that...
Changing Places Assessor Courses Now Available

Changing Places Assessor Courses Now Available

We are pleased to announce that Access Institute has been appointed to deliver the Changing Places Assessor Course – (Accessible Adult Change Facilities). The aim of the Changing Places Assessor course is to provide appropriate training to professionals wishing to...
How local councils can make communities accessible to everyone

How local councils can make communities accessible to everyone

“There’s a lot of opportunity for local councils to build more Changing Places facilities,” says Jack Mulholland, Community Access and Inclusion Facilitator at Maroondah City Council. “When you’re working on major projects, or building new community infrastructure,...