Youth Disability Advocacy Service Young Leaders Program

Young Leaders program Are you 14-25, identify as having a disability and want to organise events, help others or tell your story? Apply now for this year’s Young Leaders program, YDAS- Youth Disability Advocacy Service’s free online leadership program.

By |2022-06-07T03:39:42+00:00June 7th, 2022|Advocacy, Opportunities|Comments Off on Youth Disability Advocacy Service Young Leaders Program

Association for Children with a Disability (ACD) Successful Second Years Workshops.

Successful Secondary Years workshops Students do best when families and schools work together and our NEW workshop aims to build your skills and confidence so that your child may get the support they need. This workshop focuses on the secondary school years and is great for parents of children [...]

By |2022-05-30T04:36:22+00:00May 30th, 2022|Advocacy, Events, Opportunities, Webinars|Comments Off on Association for Children with a Disability (ACD) Successful Second Years Workshops.

If you are a young adult (between the ages of 18 and 25) and have a disability- the Disability Royal Commission wants to hear from you.

The Disability Royal Commission wants to hear from you If you are a young adult (between the ages of 18 and 25) and have a disability- the Disability Royal Commission wants to hear from you. The Community Engagement Team from the Disability Royal Commission is holding a group discussion on [...]

By |2022-05-30T00:53:19+00:00May 30th, 2022|Advocacy, Opportunities|Comments Off on If you are a young adult (between the ages of 18 and 25) and have a disability- the Disability Royal Commission wants to hear from you.

NDIS Victorian Pathway to Post School Life

The NDIA invites participants, their families and support networks to an information session about pathways to post school life. About this event A session for young people in Years 9-12 and people who support them. The National Disability Insurance Agency would like to invite Victorian students with a disability [...]

By |2022-05-30T00:39:06+00:00May 30th, 2022|Advocacy, Events, Opportunities, Webinars|Comments Off on NDIS Victorian Pathway to Post School Life

Australian Network on Disability’s Annual National Conference 2022

The Accessibility Awakening 9 June 2022 Our 2022 conference agenda has been finalised. Join our Conference to examine the changes we’ve experienced through COVID, and how it has brought a whole new understanding to accessibility and inclusion in the workplace. We’ll look at the upcoming trends and the ways [...]

By |2022-05-26T00:23:14+00:00May 26th, 2022|Advocacy, Professional development, Webinars|Comments Off on Australian Network on Disability’s Annual National Conference 2022

Association for Children with a Disability Workshops

Workshops ACD runs over 100 online and face-to-face workshops across Victoria each year. All our facilitators are parents of children with disability and our workshops enable families to connect, learn new skills and get up-to-date information. Register for a workshop Topics include: Support for families Advocate for your child [...]

By |2022-04-13T03:55:57+00:00April 13th, 2022|Advocacy, Events, Resources, Webinars, Websites|Comments Off on Association for Children with a Disability Workshops

FREE Mental Health First Aid Course

FREE Mental Health First Aid Courses Thursday 21 April & Thursday 5 May The Youth Mental Health First Aid course will teach you how to assist adolescents who may be experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis until appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves, [...]

By |2022-03-21T04:07:43+00:00March 21st, 2022|Advocacy, Webinars|Comments Off on FREE Mental Health First Aid Course

Catch Up on the Workability Live and Free Self Advocacy session 

Self Advocacy Webinar Recording  In this session, learn how to include student voices in developing individualised learning plans and career action plans. Also, this approach sets up the foundations for students to be empowered and has the skills for Post School life; this session will include guest speakers sharing [...]

By |2021-09-15T03:52:47+00:00September 15th, 2021|Advocacy, Resources, Webinars|Comments Off on Catch Up on the Workability Live and Free Self Advocacy session 

Apprentice Disability Achievement Award

Apprentice Disability Achievement Award The Melbourne Apprenticeship Disability Network (MADN) are delighted with the addition of a new award to celebrate the achievements of apprentices and trainees with disability. The Apprenticeship Employment Network (AEN) have introduced the category to their 2021 Industry Awards.  This new award category recognises an apprentice/trainee with [...]

By |2021-09-15T03:30:59+00:00September 15th, 2021|Advocacy, Events, Opportunities|Comments Off on Apprentice Disability Achievement Award

VCAL Review and the consultation process extended to 6 October 2021

VCAL Review Consultation for Senior Secondary Reform extended to 6 October 2021 In 2019, the Victorian Government commissioned John Firth to conduct a review into vocational and applied learning pathways in senior secondary schooling (Firth Review). The Firth Review found that we need to do more to make vocational [...]

By |2021-09-14T01:46:26+00:00September 14th, 2021|Advocacy, Opportunities, Policy|Comments Off on VCAL Review and the consultation process extended to 6 October 2021