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About Us
Advocacy for Inclusion provides  independant individual, self and systemic advocacy for people with disabilities.
We provide information, education, and representation to effectively advocate for positive and inclusive outcomes for people with disabilities.
Advocacy for Inclusion works within a human rights framework and acknowledges the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
Advocacy for Inclusion is signed onto the ACT Human Rights Act. 

Whats New:

Making Control & Choice REAL Supporting Self-advocacy (1 day workshop)
23 September 23 October 20 November 9:30-4pm
Cost: $130 per community organisation participant + GST Cost: $180 per government/corporate participant + GST Interested, see below:

New Publications

 

  • Real equality, or just more of the same? Labor Women’s Conference, August 2014

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  • Access to domestic violence law for people with disabilities: Frequently asked questions

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  • Submission to ALRC Inquiry: Equality, Capacity and Disability in Commonwealth Laws   

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  • The Advocate June 2014 
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Self-advocacy groups


Come join our Self-advocacy group every Thursday from 1 – 2:30pm in the Griffin Centre. Our planned topics for the next 8 weeks are:

28 August – Human Rights

4 September – Friendships and Relationships

11 September – Reviewing your goals / NDIS progress chat

18 September – Health & Wellbeing

25 September – Floriade visit (weather pending) & Wellbeing

2 October – All about work

9 October – Dealing with Neighbourhood Problems

All people with disabilities are welcome to attend and groups are free.
Women with disabilities and violence Inclusion and Awareness Training
This workshop is highly interactive and includes examples, question and answer sessions, small group work, and individual worksheets and scenarios. Participants will gain an understanding of the barriers facing women with disabilities in addressing violence in their lives and good practice strategies to address these barriers.
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See our full Training Calendar here: Training calandar

Read all our Publications here: Publications

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