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Legal amendment finally makes it safe to speak

Legal amendment finally makes it safe to speak

DANA is extremely pleased that after a request from the DRC Chair and much coordinated advocacy and campaigning, the Australian Government has finally fulfilled their commitment to amend the legislation to extend full confidentiality protections to all forms of submission. 

DANA eNews – August 2021

DANA eNews – August 2021

Check your inbox for the latest DANA eNews – August 2021 Edition. 

It includes the latest news about advocacy, the NDIS, the Disability Royal Commission, and COVID-19 information, plus current inquiries, consultations, jobs, resources and updates.

Department of Health Covid-19 vaccine webinar for people with intellectual disability and families

Department of Health Covid-19 vaccine webinar for people with intellectual disability and families

Inclusion Australia has partnered with the Department of Health to run a webinar for people with an intellectual disability and families. This free session will be run as a chat between Tara Elliffe, a self-advocate from New South Wales, and Professor Nick Lennox, a doctor who works with people with an intellectual disability and the Department of Health. They will talk about Tara’s recent experience getting her Covid jab. 

DANA eNews – July 2021

DANA eNews – July 2021

Check your inbox for the latest DANA eNews – July 2021 Edition. 

You can read about current inquiries and consultations plus advocacy news, jobs, resources and updates from the disability sector.

COVID-19 information and resources

COVID-19 information and resources

Read the latest articles on the AdvoKit website and other places to find up-to-date accessible information about COVID-19, including Easy-Read resources and advice for people with disability and their families and supporters.