PPViews 18 September 2017

In this issue:

  • Breast Cancer Network DVD
  • PPVs Collaborations
  • Wayne and Ravy Getting Busy in Cambodia

+ much more

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PPViews April 2017

In this issue:

  • Review of “The Broken Boy” By Patrick Cockburn

  • Update on our meetings with Polio Services

  • Standing together against transport cuts

+ much more

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PPViews October 2016

In this issue:

  • PPV attend en masse at the Australasian Pacific Post Polio Conference

  • Polio services – meeting with St Vincent’s hospital

+ more

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PPViews April 2016

In this issue:

  • Quality patient care: the polio survivor’s perspective

  • Visit to Shepparton

+ much more

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PPV Annual Report

2015 has been a great year.

  • Looking back at our achievements
  • Renewing and reaffirming our goals
  • Welcoming the new committee

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PPViews. October 2015

In this issue:

  • ‘The Golden Age’ – review of a novel by Joan London, set in a Western Australian polio rehabilitation home for children in the 1950’s.
  • NDIS press release by Daniel Andrews
  • Report on PPV’s education campaign on respiratory issues
  • Advocating in the dining room at Parliament house
  • PPV’s letter in ‘The Age’.

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PPViews. June 2015

In this issue:

  • Advocating for equal funding for all people with a life-long disability
  • A response to our concerns from Minister Foley
  • Report on Polio Australia’s retreat in Torquay, May 2015
  • Polio: Life Stage Matters Conference notice
  • PWD (People with a disability) media release re the 2015 budget

+ much more

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PPViews #11 January 2014

In this issue:

  • Accessibility and inclusion in Victoria’s national parks
  • Bushfire planning leaves behind people with disabilities

+ much more

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PPViews #10 October 2013

  • “Walk With Me” Fundraiser report
  • Vale Beth Brodribb
  • Super Stops – Melbourne Wheelchair Accessible Tram Stops
  • PPV’s Advocacy Survey

+ much more

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PPViews #9 June 2013

  • Pilot Program on Fatigue and Strategies
  • Taxi Industry Reform Should Improve Services for People with Disability
  • “We’re Still Here” Campaign in Canberra
  • Disability Care goes Live
  • Polio Australia’s Canberra Campaign

+ much more

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Post Polio Network of W.A News June 2013

In this issue all the way from W.A:

  • Notes from the Adelaide Polio Retreat
  • Polio Stories: Paul Bezuidenhout 1953-2013
  • Heart Health
  • WA’s Polio President Dr John Niblett treats cancer in PNG

+ jokes, questionaires and more

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PPViews #8 March 2013

In this issue:

  • Hospital Protocols for Managing Patients with Post Polio
  • Congratulations on the NDIS Bill Endorsed through the Australian Parliament
  • Advocacy Working Group Report
  • Touched by Polio Art Exhibition and Auction

+ much more

 

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PPViews #7 December 2012

In this issue:

  • London Paralympics: two perspectives
  • PPV Members join Polio Australia for the “We’re Still Here” Campaign in Canberra
  • Tips for booking a Wheelchair Accessible Taxi (WAT) on Christmas Day
  • President’s Report to the PPV Annual General Meeting

+ much more

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Bayside Polio Group August 2012

In this issue:

  • Guest Milly Parker
  • Mesopotamia Exhibition

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PPViews #6 August 2012

In this issue:

  • Polio Australia Mass Canberra Gathering
  • Victorian Taxi Industry Inquiry
  • The NDIS and polio – how will we fare?
  • Did you know…?
    Essential Medical Equipment Payment
  • Vale Joan Gillespie (1937 -2012)

+ much more

 

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PPViews #5 April 2012

In this issue:

  • Polio Australia Mass Canberra Gathering
  • PPV Represents Victoria at Post Polio Parliamentary Roundtable Discussion
  • Post polio syndrome not recognised by doctors

+ much more

 

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PPViews #4 December 2011

In this issue:

  • Introducing New PPV Committee members
  • Polio Australia’s 2011 AGM/Planning Meeting
  • Polio in Parliament
  • Ramesh Ferris Polio Foundation

+ much more

 

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PPViews #3 October 2011

In this issue:

  • European Conference on Post Polio Syndrome report back
  • The global Polio situation

+ much more

 

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PPViews #2 July 2011

In this issue:

  • European Conference on Post Polio Syndrome
  • Thanks to Blackburn Lions Club
  • Rotary’s commitment to Post Polio

+ much more

 

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Knox-Yarra Ranges Polio Support Group June 2011

In this issue:

  • Wellness Retreat at Mount Eliza Report
  • Mornington Peninsula Visit Report

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Bayside Polio Group June 2011

In this issue:

  • Who is Peter Johnson?
  • Upcoming Events

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Bayside Polio Group May 2011

In this issue:

  • National Disability & Carer Conference Report
  • Mt Eliza Polio Wellness Retreat Report

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PPViews #1 May 2011

In this issue:

  • Polio Australia retreat at Mt Eliza
  • NDIS Productivity Commission submission
  • Legal help for community groups

+ much more

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