> RELEASE OF NEW HUMAN RIGHTS TOOLKIT for women and girls with disability
Over two million women and girls with disability live in Australia – that’s approximately 20% of all women and girls. Women with Disabilities Australia (WWDA) has worked hard to develop and publish a suite of resources focused on key human rights issues for women and girls with disability in Australia.
> People with disability locked out of housing
People with disability are being locked out of rental markets in all of Australia’s major cities, according to a new report.
‘Australian Cross Disability Alliance Applauds Senate’s call for Royal Commission into Violence Against People with Disability’
> ‘How Aboriginal women with disabilities are set on a path into the criminal justice system’
The Conversation November 3, 2015
> DISABLED PEOPLE'S ORGANISATIONS AUSTRALIA http://dpoa.org.au/
Disabled People’s Organisations Australia (DPO Australia) is an alliance of four national Disabled Peoples Organisations (DPOs) in Australia.
> EVERY AUSTRALIAN COUNTS http://www.everyaustraliancounts.com.au/
Every Australian Counts is here to make sure the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme) is delivered as promised and is the best it can be.
> FIRST PEOPLES DISABILITY NETWORK AUSTRALIA http://fpdn.org.au/
First Peoples Disability Network Australia (FPDN) is a national organisation of and for Australia’s First Peoples with disability, their families and communities.
> QUEENSLANDERS WITH DISABILITY NETWORK www.qdn.org.au
QDN is a Queensland-wide network of people with disability, and is run and managed by people with disability for people with disability.
> WOMEN WITH DISABILITIES AUSTRALIA www.wwda.org.au
Women With Disabilities Australia (WWDA) is the peak organisation for women with all types of disabilities in Australia. WWDA is run by women with disabilities, for women with disabilities. It is the only organisation of its kind in Australia and one of only a very small number internationally.