Basterfield, C. February 2019
Easy English COVID - 19 Resources
Made by Access Easy English
What is Coronavirus? Easy English Fact Sheet. 20 March 2020
Look after yourself Coronavirus Easy English Fact Sheet. 20 March 2020
Look for the signs Easy English A4 Poster. 20 March 2020
Look after yourself Easy English A4 Poster. 20 March 2020
We need space between us Version 1 Easy English A4 poster. Updated 24 March 2020
We need space between us Version 2 Easy English A4 Poster. Updated 24 March 2020
We need space between us Version 3 Easy English A4 poster. 24 March 2020
Rules for Nursing Homes Easy English Fact Sheet. 23 March 2020
How to wash your hands Easy English Fact Sheet. 23 March 2020
How to wash your hands A3 Poster. 23 March 2020
How to wash your hands A4 Poster. 23 March 2020
How to wash your hands Video – uses the same images as these Easy English resources.
New Rules. What is shut? Australia. Easy English Fact sheet 24 March 2020
New Rules What is shut? Step 2 Australia. Easy English Fact Sheet 25 & 26 March 2020
For Accessible Word Documents, PDF’s
New fact sheets and posters
More to come. Look out for
- What do I need to clean
- Why are their new rules?
Will take any other suggestions for content you need in Easy English.
Some current publications
from Access Easy English
Victorian Electoral Commission 2019 – 2023 Disability Access and Inclusion Plan
Special Olympics Australia
WinterFest Program. July 2019
Scroll down to the list of documents.
About the Shows
Week 1 timetable
Week 2 timetable
2 day Easy English training
Adelaide – Monday and Tuesday 6 & 7 April, 2020. Cancelled due to COVID – 19.
Darwin – Thursday and Friday 28 & 29 May, 2020 Cancelled
Other training may need to be cancelled also. Let me know if you are interested in doing this training online. Exploring options……
Sydney – Monday and Tuesday 15 & 16 June, 2020.
Melbourne – Wednesday and Thursday 8 & 9 July, 2020.
Individuals or groups can request training. Email me to request something specific for your organisation or region or city. email@example.com
More information on Easy English training
More information about Communication and Interaction workshops for people with little or no speech.
Women with Disability Australia
27 fact sheets in Easy English built into their new website https://ourplace.wwda.org.au. Staff attended 2 day Easy English training. They were supported to further develop their Easy English content for their website.
See all the Easy English fact sheets here https://ourplace.wwda.org.au/translations
There are Easy to Read webpages. Look for the Easy English fact sheets throughout their website too.
So much great information.
3 fact sheets on Child Protection http://bit.ly/38qCbIU
4 fact sheets on Human Rights http://bit.ly/38v4zJR includes a fact sheet explaining the UNCRPD and UNCEDAW
Many facts sheets on
- Safer Sex and Rights about Sex
- Work Rights
- Health Rights
Scroll down further at this link https://ourplace.wwda.org.au/translations
Find 5 key Fact sheets in Easy English
- translated into 10 community languages
- 1 Aboriginal language
Parking Permits Scroll down to the last 4 on the list
Apply for a Disability Parking Permit
Renew your Disability Parking Permit
Rules for your Disability Parking Permit
Cathy was invited to appear at the Australian Government Senate Community Affairs References committee CentreLink public hearing on Thursday 27 April 2017. This followed her submission to the Senate enquiry, earlier in the month.
Journal Publications from Access Easy English
Basterfield (2019) Plain Language, Easy English. What does it all mean? Intellectual Disability Australasia Issue 40, June pp 15-18
Basterfield (2018) Access to written information: a social equity, social justice issue. Clarity. 78 pp 18 – 22
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a copy.
2020 Conference Presentations
Universal Design Conference May, 2020. Melbourne, Australia
Basterfield, C. Easy English: A critical addition to Universal Design for Everyone, Everywhere, Everyday.
Conference cancelled. New dates Oct 2020
Speech Pathology Australia May, 2020. Darwin, Australia Conference cancelled
Basterfield, C. Functional literacy and legal literacy: Access for all. (Paper)
Basterfield, C. Collaborative international partnerships. Easy English and Easy Read: What do we know? (Poster)