People with Disability Australia (PWDA)
A guide to sharing your story in a private session
PWDA is one of eleven specialist organisations funded by the Australian Government to provide support to abuse survivors affected by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
TIME FOR REAL ACTION ON JOBS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY
There have been a number of inquiries and reviews into disability employment issues in the past, but there has not been enough action.
Priorities 2015 Budget must address
People with disability are already doing it tough and it is critical that the upcoming Commonwealth Budget does not contain measures that further entrench poverty for people with disability.
PWDA is Recruiting
PWDA is recruiting an advocate to provide advocacy support to individuals or groups of individals with disability
Call to review decision regarding child with Down syndrome
The Australian Cross Disability Alliance supports calls for the Department of Immigration to review its decision to deny a visa to a child because she has disability
Submission from WWDA: 'The Right to Education'
Women With Disabilities Australia have provided a written submission contributing to the development of a general comment for CRPD Article 24 [The Right to Education]
International Women’s Day: DVNSW and PWDA launch project
Domestic Violence NSW Inc.and People With Disability Australia are launching a toolkit to enhance the response to violence against women with disability.
McClure Jobs plan welcome, concerns about eligibility rules
PWDA cautiously welcomes some recommendations from the Reference Group on Welfare Reform final report while expressing concerns about eligibility rules
4th Pacific Regional Conference on Disability
PWDA is participating in the Pacific Disability Forum 4th Pacific regional conference on Disability 2015
PWDA backs Inquiry into violence & abuse in institutions
PWDA supports call for Senate Inquiry into violence & abuse of people with disability in residential and institutional settings
Australian Cross Disability Alliance – a voice
Five national, cross disability organisations form the Australian Cross Disability Alliance
Disability support pension crackdown will only apply to people aged under 36
Government appointed doctors to start reviews with new DSP applicants aged 35 and under, who live in capital cities