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Prolonged Power Outage Payments for Businesses
Prolonged Power Outage Payments for Businesses

21 Jun 2021 | Disaster assistance will be available for businesses that continue to be affected by prolonged power outages from...

2021-22 Victoria State Budget Delivered
2021-22 Victoria State Budget Delivered

21 May 2021 | The 2021-22 Victoria state budget has been handed down. OTA has prepared a summary of those budget measures most ...

COVID Allied Health Package Information for Residential Aged Care Facilities
COVID Allied Health Package Information for Residential Aged...

14 Apr 2021 | The Commonwealth Government has announced funding for Allied Health group programs in Residential Aged Care Facil...

Occupational therapists welcome final report of the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System
Occupational therapists welcome final report of the Royal Co...

5 Mar 2021 | Chief Executive Officer of Occupational Therapy Australia (OTA), Samantha Hunter, said the Royal Commissioner’s r...

The Role of OTs in Assessing Patients for Disability Parking Permits
The Role of OTs in Assessing Patients for Disability Parking...

8 Dec 2020 | Victoria’s transition to the Accessible Parking Permit (APP) Scheme is now underway with eight south east Victori...

Vale Patricia (Pat) Martyn
Vale Patricia (Pat) Martyn

7 Dec 2020 | It is with sadness that OTA learnt of the death of Patricia (Pat) Martyn last week. Pat was a member of the Execu...

VicRoads Update: Online Medical Reports
VicRoads Update: Online Medical Reports

30 Nov 2020 | This information is relevant not just to OT driving assessors, but to any OT who is supporting an adolescent/adul...

2020-21 Victoria State Budget Delivered
2020-21 Victoria State Budget Delivered

26 Nov 2020 | The 2020-21 Victoria state budget has been handed down. OTA has prepared a summary of those budget measures most ...

Allied Health Capability Framework: Disability and Complex Support Needs
Allied Health Capability Framework: Disability and Complex S...

27 Oct 2020 | Allied health professionals play an important role in delivering the NDIS. To support their work, the Victorian G...