Tag: Education Governance

Online Donations Available

21 July, 2017

MissingSchool has implemented a pay-online donation system via our website using Paypal. You can now donate to fund initiatives that keep seriously sick kids connected to their education, everywhere in Australia, every day. You can select exactly where your donation will go: –        To supporting kids, families and carers –        To advising officials and advocacy […]

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Who Are They?

13 October, 2015
Who are they

A comprehensive report into the challenges facing kids who miss school due to significant injury or illness aims to improve outcomes for an estimated 60,000 seriously ill Australian students. Go here to find the report – School Connection For Seriously Sick Kids: who are they, how do we know what works and whose job is […]

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Sick Kids : Why Educationally “Disabled”?

8 September, 2013

When we have a child with, or diagnosed with, a critical and/or chronic medical condition it is generally very confronting. Words like “devastating, shocking, frightening, taxing” may better describe the experience. Our first concern is to focus on our child’s health. Their survival, wellbeing, happiness and the management of the illness becomes our natural priority. […]

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Children’s Healthcare Australia Conference

1 November, 2012

Much of the initial set-up work of designing logos and a website, and printing flyers and publicity material, was driven by an invitation to present a consumer perspective at the Children’s Healthcare Australasia conference in Sydney in October 2012. This meeting proved to be an invaluable opportunity to make connections with other parties interested in […]

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