Stand up for your Rights’ webinar


Date and time: Wed 6th Dec, 2017, 7:00pm EDT

Venue: online

At this webinar you will hear from our experts who will  provide top tips and real life examples of how people who are blind or have low vision can ‘Stand up for their rights’. People still face barriers to their participation and experience discrimination,  due to their disability, at places of work, school or uni, … Continued

Cracking the NDIS code workshop


Date and time: Thu 7th Dec, 2017, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Venue: Community Housing Industry Assoc. Training Room Level 1, 128 Exhibition Street Melbourne

This workshop, custom designed  by Disability Services Consulting, is in response to the suggestions made by advocates on 27th April 2017 at DARUs NDIS Resources consultation. Focusing on the issues perceived to be the major knowledge gaps in supporting people with disabilities to navigate the NDIS, this workshop will give advocates the confidence to decipher the ‘legalese’ … Continued

Human Rights Oration


Date and time: Fri 8th Dec, 2017,

Venue:  Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne.

This year’s orator is renowned journalist Stan Grant, the Indigenous Affairs Editor for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and special adviser to the Prime Minister on Indigenous constitutional recognition. Stan will deliver a keynote entitled ‘Talking to my country’, and draw on his personal history as a Wiradjuri man and his professional history as a journalist, … Continued