Resources and Publications

As part of our goal to effectively disseminate and translate research, we have collated (in one place) all relevant LIDS-produced resources for people with a disability, their families, carers and associated services.

Latest videos and Podcasts


Professor Christine Bigby and Chantelle Robards appeared on the ABC Radio National Life Matters program on Tuesday 27 March, 2018 at 9:06am. They discussed the progress of the NDIS, described as the biggest social policy reform in Australia since Medicare.

Professor Christine Bigby is Director of the Living with Disability Research Centre at La Trobe University.

Chantelle Robards was a speech pathologist and is now an advocate for allied health professionals in NSW who work with the NDIS.


Older videos and podcasts

Professor Christine Bigby

Researchers are asked three questions, giving a glimpse into the wide range of research conducted at La Trobe.

Ensuring effective support: A key issue for National Disability Insurance Scheme

People with disabilities have to have a say in their own lives, to be able to exercise choice and control.

Dr Miranda Rose

Researchers are asked three questions, giving a glimpse into the wide range of research conducted at La Trobe.