Skip to main content
Translating high quality research specific to better design and building practice

News

News relating to the Home Modification and Maintenance industry, including standards and legislation.

News Search

:
:
:
:
 
 
:
 
HMinfo

Search Results 1-25 of 551

NSW Land and Housing Corporation: Building Design and Product Requirements Overview

30th July 2014
Further to the NSW Land and Housing Corporation's Component Requirements document, which we recently featured in the news, theBuilding Design and Prod...

8th National Homelessness Conference 2014 - Homelessness: Complexities & Countermeasures

30th July 2014, Event
Several hundred delegates from Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific will come together for three days,between 1012 September 2014, for the8th Natio...

Accessible Arts: 2014 Arts Activated National Conference

24th July 2014, Event
The leading arts and disability conference in Australia showcasing the accomplishments of people with disability, as artists, leaders, audience and ad...

OT Australia: Creative Marketing in Occupational Therapy (three part webinar series)

23rd July 2014, Training
OT Australia is hosting three webinars in the seriesCreative Marketing in Occupational Therapy: How to get yourself and your practice noticed. There ...

The Arts Health Institute presents the 2nd national Play Up Convention, “Creative Ideas in Ageing”

18th July 2014, Event
This is the convention that encourages you to be more creative at work. Be inspired by leading speakers and practical workshops. A convention for aged...

India: International Ergonomics Conference (HWWE 2014)

18th July 2014, Event
Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Guwahati presents Humanizing Work and Work Environment 2014 (HWWE2014)for the second time after its successful hos...

USA: Fifth International Conference on the Constructed Environment

18th July 2014, Event
The Constructed Environment / Common Ground Publishingpresent the Fifth International Conference on the Constructed Environment. This interdisciplina...

COTA Australia’s National Policy Forum 2014: Making an Australia for all ages – what’s the plan?

16th July 2014, Event
This forum will focus on how ready Australia is to harness the potential and meet the challenge of our rapidly ageing society. Keynote speaker: Trave...

Livable Housing Australia: Minister Andrews launches new online assessment tool

16th July 2014
In a media release issued today,Livable Housing Australia (LHA) announced thatthe Minister for Social Services, the Hon Kevin Andrews MP, has launched...

Getting Ready: Living the life I want to live!

15th July 2014, Training
Getting Ready is a free workshop run over 2 days (3 hours each day) for people with physical disability, hosted by the Physical Disability Council of ...

Acting Disability Commissioner announces national forum

15th July 2014
Commissioner Susan Ryan, who this week steps into the role of acting Disability Discrimination Commissioner, will hold a National Disability Forum to ...

National Occupational Therapy Conference: 3 - 4 October 2014, Singapore

15th July 2014, Event
National Occupational Therapy Conference 2014 Registration is now open for the 2014 National Occupational Therpy Conference in Singapore. Keynote...

OT Australia: What’s your best #OTLifeHack?

11th July 2014
Occupational Therapy Australia is helping to spread tips to make daily living easier with the international#OTLifeHackcampaign during the month of Jul...

Spinal Cord Injuries Australia : Power Up – It’s Your Life

11th July 2014, Event
The Spinal Cord Injuries Australia Policy & Advocacy Team is holding a series of Power Up Its Your Life workshops to share their knowledge and expert...

NDIS: New South Wales Provider Forum

11th July 2014, Event
Hear detailed information about the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Meet members of your local National Disability Insurance Agency team. Le...

NDIS: New South Wales Community Forum

11th July 2014, Event
Hear detailed information about the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Meet members of your local National Disability Insurance Agency team. Le...

NDIS: New South Wales Community Forum

11th July 2014, Event
Hear detailed information about the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Meet members of your local National Disability Insurance Agency team. Le...

NDIS: New South Wales Community Forum

11th July 2014, Event
Hear detailed information about the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Meet members of your local National Disability Insurance Agency team. Le...

Sydney CBD Bus Access Plan - comments sought

10th July 2014
Transport for NSW is seeking feedback on their proposed changes to Sydney's CBD bus infrastructure. Read about the Sydney City Centre Access Strategy...

Department of Veteran's Affairs (DVA) Occupational Therapy Workshops August 2014

9th July 2014, Training
The DVA OT Advisers will be running two workshops for OTs in August. 1. Private Practice OT Workshop Date: Thursday 14th August 2014 Time: 12 noon ...

ANUHD: Report on the Progress of the National Dialogue on Universal Housing Design.

4th July 2014
The Australian Network for Universal Housing Design (ANUHD) has released their Report on the Progress of the National Dialogue on Universal Housing De...

‘Let’s talk about changes to aged care’ campaign

3rd July 2014
The 'Lets talk about changes to aged care' campaign is encouraging people to start talking about aged care and the changes that start from 1 July 2014...

Celebrating Independence in Barwon: Ready to get healthier, happier and more independent?

1st July 2014, Event
Free insightful and fun workshops on topics ranging from managing support staff, support networks, travel and sporting activities. Stalls featuring i...

8-14 September 2014 is National Stroke Week

27th June 2014, Event
Help raise awareness of stroke and encourage all Australians to take action to prevent stroke! For a look at last year's event, which held over 4,000...