Exposure draft of the Disability Inclusion Bill has now been released for public consultation This landmark legislation intends to achieve transformative equality for people with disability. We are seeking to engage as many people as possible during consultation on the exposure draft. The lived experiences of people with disability [...]
DDA Standards for Education: Information products for students with disability and their parents and carers
Information products for students with disability and their parents and carers These resources are designed to help you understand your rights as a student with disability, or the rights of your child and work with education providers to make sure you can learn and participate on the same basis [...]
Young Health Ambassadors YACVic (Youth Affairs Council Victoria) is seeking up to 15 young people from migrant or refugee backgrounds to become passionate Young Health Ambassadors. Together, you will create youth-led content and a campaign that challenges stigma and increases health literacy in your community in a way that [...]
New Victorian Disability Advisory Council MEDIA RELEASE 03 August 2022 A new Victorian Disability Advisory Council has been appointed to support the Andrews Labor Government make Victoria a more inclusive and accessible state. Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers Colin Brooks said members of the Council shape policies and [...]
WAHEN is pleased to announce that our annual World Access to Higher Education Day Online Global Conference will take place on the 17th of November 2022. The World Access to Higher Education Network (WAHEN) would like to invite the submission of research papers and examples of best practice for [...]
Higher Education for All research on University Website Accessibility The Higher Education for All project is funded by the WA Department of Communities and created in response to current and prospective students with disability, who contacted CFA Australia requesting help to navigate university websites. CFA Australia audited the websites [...]
Next Steps for Victorian Autism Policy - June 2022 Amaze are excited to share their Opportunity Autism paper with Parliamentarians, which was produced for the first ever Autism@VicParliament event and outlines the next steps for Victorian autism policy. Victoria led the nation by developing the first comprehensive Autism Plan. [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]