How to talk to kids about disability

December 3, 2019

On 3rd December International Day of Persons with Disabilities, here Kiruna discusses ways to talk to your kids about disability.

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DisRupted – And Then Something Changed: Short Film

December 3, 2019 And Then Something Changed,created by Eliza Hull, directed by Keiran Watson Bonnice and staring Theo as Louis, tells the story of a happy-go-lucky eight-year-old Louis who has Achondroplasia, a form of dwarfism, and wakes up to what he thinks is going to be just another normal school day, but finds the world around him […]

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Protected: Albury Photos

November 7, 2019

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SSPA Press Release on recent “midget-tossing” event

September 16, 2019

15 September 2019 Midget tossing has no place in 2019 It is incredibly disappointing that we have to talk about midget tossing in 2019. It is something that we would have hoped was an outdated mistake of the past that we’ve learnt from and now know better. For a venue to promote an event such […]

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SSPA Annual Talent Show

August 11, 2019

Short Arts Collective presents: SSPA Annual Talent Show Saturday 5th October 2019 Lake Hume Resort, Albury, NSW Come one, Come all, calling out for Budding Ballerinas, Hilarious Comedians, Singing Divas, Mysterious Magicians, Melodious Musicians whatever your talent is we want to see it! We also would like to know a bit about yourself so we […]

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SSPA letter to NDIA

July 7, 2019

In response to the common rejection of people with short stature/skeletal dysplasia to the NDIS program, the SSPA has written the following letter to the acting CEO of the NDIA Letter to NDIA

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Registrations now open for the 2019 SSPA Convention

June 7, 2019

The Short Statured People of Australia invite you to attend our 2019 SSPA 52nd Annual National Convention. The convention will be held from Monday 30th September 2019 to Sunday 6th October 2019 at the Lake Hume Resort, Albury NSW. Word Registration PDF Registration Please find a copy of the registration form attached. If you have […]

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42 DAYS until the 2019 National Short Statured Sports Weekend.

April 24, 2019

📢 42 DAYS until the 2019 National Short Statured Sports Weekend. At the halfway point of registrations, We are on track for a record number of attendees! 🏃🏼‍♀️25 Short Statured Athletes 📥 65 in Total have Registered thus far 6 & U = 1 Athlete7 – 12 YRS = 10 Athletes13 – 18 YRS = 6 AthletesOpen […]

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