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Jeeneee Mobile
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A mobile service that
actually meets the
requirements of
people who
need extra support.
 1300 054 631      www.jeenee.org.au/
     

 

 

 

 

 

your voice your choice 
 ADVOCACY SERVICES

People with Disability (PWD)

PWD is a national peak disability rights and advocacy organisation.

1800 422015 www.pwd.org.au
Multicultural Disability Advocacy Association (MDAA) MDAA is the peak body for people from a non-English speaking background (NESB) with disability and their families and carers in NSW. 02 9891 6400 www.mdaa.org.au
Intellectual Disability Rights Service (IDRS) IDRS is a community legal centre in New South Wales. We work with people with an intellectual disability to exercise and advance their rights.   02 9318 0144 www.idrs.org.au
Family Advocacy Support, education and advocacy for families who have a child with a developmental disability   02 9689 0866 www.family-advocacy.com
Ability Advocacy Provides advocacy services for people with disabilities on the North Coast of NSW       026628 8188 www.abilityadvocacy.org.au
Valid Inc Disability advocacy service for people with intellectual disability in Victoria.   03 9416 4003 www.valid.org.au
Regional Disability Advocacy Service Inc Wagga Wagga based Disability Advocacy Service for the Riverina Region of NSW   1800 250 292 www.rdas.org.au
Side by Side Advocacy Inc Individual and Citizen Advocacy for people with disabilities in North Western Sydney.   02 9808 5500 www.sidebysideadvocacy.org.au
Citizen Advocacy Western Syd

Citizen Advocacy provide advocacy to people with intellectual disability in auburn, blacktown, the Hills, Parramatta and Auburn area.

02 9893 8210 http://www.caws.com.au/
Newell citizen Advocacy Citizen Advocacy for the Newell Area Of NSW   02  6792 3195 newellca@northnet.com.au
Illawarra Advocacy Illawarra region Citizen Advocacy website 02 4229 4064 http://www.illawarraadvocacy.org.au/

 

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PEAK BODIES

NCID The National Council on Intellectual Disability (NCID) is the national association representing people with intellectual disability and their families in Australia. 02 6296 4400 www.ncid.org.au
NSW CID The NSW Council for Intellectual Disability (NSW CID) is the peak organisation in NSW representing
the interests of people with intellectual disability
02 9211 611 www.nswcid.org.au
NCOSS NCOSS is the peak body for the social and community services sector in NSW. They work towards achieving social justice in NSW     02 9211 2599 www.ncoss.org.au
Disability Council of NSW The Disability Council of NSW is the official advisory body to the State Government on disability matters. They provide advice to the Australian govt. on the effect of national policy at a State level. 02 9211 2866 www.disabilitycouncil.nsw.gov.au
Physical Disability Council of NSW The Physical Disability Council of NSW Inc (PDCN) is the peak body in NSW representing people with physical disability across the state. 02 9552 1606 www.pdcnsw.org.au

 

its ok to complain

COMPLAINT SERVICES

Organisation Description Phone Link

National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline  

The National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline is an Australia-wide telephone hotline for reporting abuse and neglect of people with disabilities using government funded services. Allegations are referred to the appropriate authority for investigation.

1800 880 052  
 

https://www.jobaccess.gov.au/people-with-disability/do-you-need-report-abuse-or-neglect-people-with-disability
CRRS - Complaints Resolution & Referral Service A complaint resolution service for people using Commonwealth-funded disability employment and advocacy services.

1800 880 052  

www.jobaccess.gov.au/complaints

 

 

 

 


info services

INFORMATION SERVICES

Ideas Inc Information on disability services and support in the Riverina/Murray areas 1800 029 924 www.ideas.org.au
Disability and Aged Information Service Inc (DAISI) DAISI provides information on services and supports available to assist people with disabilities in the Far North Coast NSW. 02 6622 8002 www.daisi.asn.au
Penrith Disabilities Resource Centre (PDRC)

To provide information, advocacy and support for people with disabilities in the Penrith Area

02 4732 2363 www.pdrc.org.au
Disability Information & Referral Centre NSW (DIRC)

DIRC provides information regarding disability services in NSW

02 9657 1796 www.dircsa.org.au
Down Syndrome Association NSW Inc Support and information for people with Down Syndrome and their families. 02 9683 4333

www.downsyndrome.org.au

 

 

 

 

Lic No: DS/R61/1283

12/April/2016

30April/2019