Regional Disability Advocacy Service (RDAS)

Formerly Disability Advocacy and Information Service (DAIS), provides advocacy support to people with disabilities and carers in North East Victoria.

Services include:

  • Assist people with disabilities to resolve problems.
  • Provide information and support.
  • Refer to appropriate services.
  • Represent individuals when dealing with service providers.
  • Take issues to government departments and Ministers.
  • Instigate proceedings in the Equal Opportunity Commission.
  • Refer to the Commissioner for Discrimination.
  • Support through the NDIS process – Access Request – Planning Meetings – Reviews – Appeals & AAT Hearings

We help people with a disability to:

  • Become more independent
  • Know their rights
  • Make a complaint
  • Resolve a problem
  • Be active in the community
  • Access other services.

Our services can be accessed

  • Directly by the person with the disability
  • By others, including carers, family members, or friends.


Type of Advocacy:
Individual Advocacy

Area of operation:
Alpine Shire, City of Wodonga, Rural City of Wangaratta, Shire of Indigo, Shire of Mansfield, Shire of Towong

Referral Priority:
NDIS Appeals

Contact Details:

132 Melbourne Road
Wodonga Victoria 3690

1800 250 292

[email protected]


PO Box 982
Wodonga Victoria 3690