Resources – violence and abuse

Promoting safety from violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation


Action on Disability within Ethnic Communities (ADEC)

  •  Ask for help! Safeguarding the rights of people with disabilities from CALD backgrounds  (Easy Read resource available in 10 different languages)

Action for More Independence & Dignity in Accommodation (AMIDA)

Advocacy for Inclusion

Staying Connected Podcast:

Council on Intellectual Disability (CID)

Queensland Advocacy Incorporated (QAI)

Victorian Advocacy League for Individuals with Disability Inc. (VALID)

Women with Disabilities Victoria

Youth Disability Advocacy Service (YDAS)


ACT Human Rights Commission

  • e-Learning packages on Domestic Violence Awareness and Sexual Assault Education for the Disability Sector

National Disability Services

NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission


Scope’s Communication and Inclusion Resource Centre

Murray Mallee Community Legal Service

  • Resources for teens with intellectual disability or autism, about consent and “sexting”


If you know of any useful resources, email Siobhan at with your suggestions.