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Dusted Communities 2.0

Dusted Communities

The Dusted Community (Phase 2) Project leverages the potential of digital technology in order to build the next iteration of an accessible, safe, online community of practice for people with an asbestos-related diagnosis and their carers. To ensure that this community meets the needs and priorities of its members its design will be shaped and informed by the experiences of its members. In other words this will be a user-experience driven (design) research project.

One of the most compelling reasons for the instantiation of an online community in Australia is the need to provide additional support to people (diagnosed and their carers) within regional Australia. Our earlier research demonstrates that this is a community experiencing additional disadvantage caused (in part) by being less able to access the services and support available within Australia’s major metropolitan centres.

* Article by Annika Sutter

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Dr Kurt Seemann

Associate Professor, Director – CDI School Director of ResearchCDI Core Program Director: Humanitarian Habitat and...

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Julie Tucker

Julie has extensive experience in Australian university research (RISIR), and overseas projects drawing on her community engagement and legal...

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Annika Sutter

Annika Sutter is a highly motivated, final year, communications student. Her current role involves coordinating the professional...

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auDA Foundation

The auDA Foundation is a charitable trust established to promote and encourage educational and research activities that will enhance the utility of...

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Australian Communities Foundation

The Foundation began in 1997 as Melbourne Community Foundation. It was renamed the Australia Community Foundation to more accurately...

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