Lead the way workshop: Community supports


Date and time: Fri 9th Dec, 2022, 10:30am - 1pm

Venue: Zoom

Connecting and feeling supported by other people like ourselves can be really important for young women and non-binary people with disabilities. In this workshop you will learn what community supports are, how they benefit us and how they can help us include and speak up for ourselves and other people. You will reflect on what … Continued

Public hearing 31: Vision for an inclusive Australia


Date and time: Mon 12th Dec, 2022,

Venue: Level 5,  Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane and livestream

Public hearings are formal proceedings in which witnesses give evidence, under oath or affirmation, about events and issues that are relevant to the Disability Royal Commission’s terms of reference. All public hearings of the Royal Commission are recorded and streamed live on the Royal Commission website. Every public hearing will have live captioning and Auslan-English … Continued

Sexual and Reproductive Rights for People with disability webinar


Date and time: Tue 13th Dec, 2022, 12pm - 1:30pm

Venue: Online

Kick off Women’s Health Week and learn how you can become your own self-advocate. Women, girls, and non-binary people with disability in Australia are invited to come along and hear experienced speakers, people with disability, advocating for their own sexual and/ or reproductive rights. There will also be an opportunity for Q & A at … Continued

Lead the way workshop: Navigating formal supports


Date and time: Fri 16th Dec, 2022, 10:30am - 1pm

Venue: Zoom

There are a lot of supports and schemes for people with disabilities provided by federal and state governments, as well as other service based organisations. It can be difficult to know what they are, how they work, and how to apply for them. This workshop will go through various supports, including NDIS (National Disability Insurance … Continued