Advocacy, peer support and/or representative organisations are engaging with their networks to inform, raise awareness and get people with disability involved in the Disability Royal Commission. Diverse activities in a range of formats and media are needed to reach out to everyone. Do you have an example that’s worked well or a story to share from your organisation/region?
Share them here or email policy (at) dana.org.au
Speak Out Association of Tasmania
Connect, edition 4 of the official DRC newsletter features a story about an online forum held for people with intellectual disability. Self-advocates with intellectual disability and the Tasmanian Advocacy Service Speak Out Association of Tasmania shared their experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic.
For more examples of how advocacy organisations are raising awareness of DRC processes by creating resources, including documents, online materials and videos, see the DRC Resources page.