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The Touching Base Policy and Procedural Guide promotes the health, safety and human rights of people with disability accessing sexual services in NSW. It consists of three parts that make up the framework for assisting clients to access sex services.
Part I: The Policy Template
This section introduces policy statements, a glossary of useful terms and a template of “better practice policy principles and working guidelines” based upon the Disability Service Standards (NSW Disability Services Act 1993).
Part 2: The Procedural Guide
This section outlines how to implement the policy principles and working guidelines from Part 1 using a practical five-Step path for assisting a client to access sex services.
Part 3: The Checklist
This assessment tool has been developed by Touching Base to assist in determining the suitability of sex workers and sex services premises to meet a client‟s specific needs.
Agency staff and service users will benefit from being provided with clear principles, practical guidance and simple tools to assist their decision-making processes when supporting people with disability to access sex services. This resource will also be of interest and value to policy makers, scholars, researchers and students across many different disciplines, along with professionals and others who are interested in disability, sexual expression and human rights around the world.
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Policy and Procedural Guide
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Our website is dedicated to the memory of Bill Rigney, who was inspirational and instrumental in the development of this website.