Have Your Say During the Disability Royal Commission- Your Voice Matters

Youth Disability Advocacy Service (YDAS) is writing a report about the experiences of disabled young people. This report will be our submission to the Disability Royal Commission in Australia. The Disability Royal Commission is a way for the government to look into how disabled people are treated in Australia. They [...]

By |2021-02-21T22:50:09+00:00February 21st, 2021|Events, Policy|0 Comments

Youth Disability Advocacy Service (YDAS) Young Leaders Program 2021 Update

We are looking for 6 disabled young Victorians aged 20 to 25 to help us redesign the program for their age group. Please share the copy below! We will be running 4 more groups of workshops again this year, all online, but two will be for 14-19 year olds and [...]

By |2021-01-29T01:33:51+00:00January 29th, 2021|Events|0 Comments

The voices of children and young people with disability

The primary purpose of this work was to ensure that children and young people with disabilities in NSW had the opportunity to express their voices, opinions and experiences in line with the principle of participation emphasised in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), the Convention [...]

By |2021-01-28T00:23:54+00:00January 25th, 2021|Research|0 Comments

Pathways to Tertiary Education (P2T) 2021 Short Survey

Your feedback is important to us! Pathways to Tertiary Education (P2T) is an online series of events being held in 2021 aimed at improving the transition from secondary school into tertiary education for students with disability. P2T is a virtual opportunity for students, parents/carers to connect with TAFE and university disability [...]

By |2020-12-16T22:20:13+00:00December 16th, 2020|Events|0 Comments

Employability Curriculum for Students with Disability

Employability skills enable a lifelong learning mindset that is critical to navigate life and support career success. Employability skills are generic skills, a range of qualities and capabilities that assists young people to make the link between what they are learning at secondary school and their goals for the future. [...]

By |2020-10-06T23:22:49+00:00September 30th, 2020|Resources|0 Comments

Supporting students to make informed career decisions

Supporting students to make informed career decisions About this Event Join us as Ivan Neville and Berndatte Giggliotti unpack The impact of COVID19 on youth employment Industries most affected & projected growth industries Impacts on industries that employ people with disabilities How best to support students including students with additional [...]

By |2020-10-06T23:26:24+00:00September 7th, 2020|Events|0 Comments