A diverse partnership of over 25 representative organisations of people with disability, disability advocacy organisations, disability services and disability peak bodies have come together to call on Federal Senators to block the Mobility Allowance Bill that is currently before the Senate.

Read the full statement: Word (1MB) or PDF (585kB)

Read the media release.

The Productivity Commission has been asked by the Federal Government to look at the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and its costs. It is important for people with disability to have their say.

The latest issue of our newsletter is out now, with information about the decision not to hold a Royal Commission into violence and abuse of people with disability and our tribute to Joan Hume, OAM.

PWDAustralia RT @JessPWDA: And adequate resourcing to investigate what would work - like a royal commission would provide #royalcommissionnow #disabilit
PWDAustralia PWDA supports this call for a Royal Commission. Add your name to our call. #disabilityabuse #4corners
PWDAustralia RT @DPOAustralia: Perpetrators get moved or sacked but not charged with their crimes! #DisabilityAbuse #RoyalCommission Now @TurnbullMalcol
PWDAustralia RT @DPOAustralia: Disability groups renew call for Royal Commission into violence against people with disability. #disabilityabuse https:/…

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