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Brisbane Access and Inclusion Plan 2012 - 2017: References

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Table of contents

1. Pedestrian mobility and transport

1.1 Walking, wheeling and driving safely around Brisbane

1.2 Catching public transport

2. Planning, development and infrastructure

2.1 Being actively engaged in planning an accessible city

2.2 Enjoying a well-designed built environment

2.3 Appreciating the benefits of civic infrastructure

3. Public buildings, venues and outdoor spaces

3.1 Public buildings that make you feel welcome

3.2 People friendly public spaces

3.3 Local meeting places where you can connect with your community

3.4 Parks and natural areas where you enjoy the great outdoors

4.Vibrant, informed and caring communities

4.1 Experiencing the support of inclusive, safe and diverse communities

4.2 Enjoying Brisbane's vibrant arts and culture scene

4.3 Staying active and healthy

4.4 Using libraries for lifelong learning

4.5 Adopting a more sustainable lifestyle

5. Your Council, working with you

5.1 Being an active citizen in an inclusive democracy

5.2 Having a say on the work we do that matters to you

5.3 Communicating and doing business with us

5.4 Understanding how local laws, rules and procedures relate to you

5.5 Keeping Brisbane clean, recycling waste and breathing clean air

5.6 Working in a disability confident organisation

5.7 Knowing your rates are paying for accessible services

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  2. Council of Australian Governments 2010, Australian Government Draft National Disability Strategy 2010-2020, COAG, Canberra, p30.
  3. World Health Organisation Health Topics: Disabilities http://www.who.int/topics/disabilities/en
  4. Council of Australian Governments 2010, Australian Government Draft National Disability Strategy 2010-2020, COAG, Canberra, p23.
  5. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2009, Disability in Australia: multiple disabilities and need for assistance, AIHW, Canberra, p3.
  6. Australian Human Rights Commission website – this citation pertains to the first five statistics
  7. Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission 1993, Human Rights and Mental Illness: Report of the National Inquiry into the Human Rights of People with Mental Illness, Australian Government Publishing House, Canberra, p13.
  8. Arthritis Queensland website accessed on 4 October, 2011: http://www.arthritis.org.au/page/Arthritis/Arthritis_Statistics
  9. Australian Bureau of Statistics 2009, Disability, Ageing and Carers: Summary of Findings, ABS, Canberra, p16.
  10. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2006, Life expectancy and disability in Australia 1988 to 2003, AIHW, Canberra, p3.
  11. O'Rance, L 2009, The geography of disability and economic disadvantage in Australian capital cities, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra.
  12. National People with Disability and Carer Council 2009, SHUT OUT: The Experience of People with Disability and their Families in Australia, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra.
  13. Profile.id 2010, Brisbane City Community Profile, Id Consulting, Brisbane.
  14. Commonwealth of Australia 2011. National Disability Strategy 2010-2020.
  15. Disability and Community Care Services 2011, Absolutely everybody: enabling Queenslanders with a disability, Department of Communities, Brisbane.
  16. Department of Communities, 2011, Absolutely everybody: enabling Queenslanders with a disability – Whole-of-government action plan 2011-14, Department of Communities, Brisbane.
  17. Disability Discrimination Act 1992, Act No. 135 of 1992 as amended, compilation of 5 August 2009 (Commonwealth), Part 1 Section 3.
  18. Brisbane City Council 2010, Brisbane: Australia's new world city - Corporate Plan 2008-2010: 2010 update, Brisbane City Council, Brisbane.
  19. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2010, Health of Australians with disability: health status and risk factors, AIHW, Canberra.
  20. Brisbane City Council 2009, Towards Zero Waste: Waste Minimisation and Management Strategy 2009-2026, Brisbane City Council, Brisbane.
  21. Australian Employers' Network on Disability, 2008, Opportunity.
  22. Burkett, I 2010, Social Procurement in Australia, Centre for Social Impact, Sydney.

 

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03 November 2014