MEDA is a not for profit organisation dedicated to promoting and protecting the rights and interests of people with intellectual disability.
MEDA has paid individual advocates and long and short term Volunteer Citizen Advocates who work with people over 18 who have an intellectual disability..
You have a right to have access to an advocate. An advocate is someone who is independent, listens to what you want and will support you to feel heard or to take action.
MEDA can provide an advocate to be by your side with your NDIS transition, pre-planning and planning meetings.
- Type of Advocacy:
- Individual Advocacy, Systemic Advocacy
- Area of operation:
- City of Boroondara, City of Manningham, City of Maroondah, City of Monash, City of Whitehorse
- Referral Priority:
- Intellectual disability
- Whitehorse Community Resource Centre, Level 1/79 Mahoneys Road
Forest Hill Vic 3131
- (03) 9877 7990