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Disability - The Law Handbook, Chapter 18

Disability - The Law Handbook, Chapter 18

The Law Handbook is a practical guide to understanding the law in NSW and the new 13th edition is just out. It is available online, free and in full text from the Find Legal Answers website. Print copies are available for loan - ask at your local NSW public library.

Chapter 18 of the Handbook is on Disability and covers:

  • rights of people with an intellectual disability
  • services
  • accidents
  • injuries
  • consumer protection
  • criminal justice system
  • discrimination
  • employment
  • guardianship
  • housing
  • personal relationships
  • parents with an intellectual disability
  • wills
  • guardianship and property management for adults
  • Guardianship Act
  • consent to medical and dental treatment
  • appeals
  • National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)