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ABC News
Thursday 4th July, 2024

Disability groups say federal budget funding cuts will leave them less able to support vulnerable Australians as the government rolls out widespread changes to services and supports. The Australian Federation…

Friday 21st June, 2024

Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO) need your help to urgently seek Minister Rishworth’s intervention to ensure fair funding is provided for our consortium DROs. Here’s how you can help…

ABC News
Thursday 6th June, 2024

The federal government is committing to work further with the disability community to design changes to the National Disability Insurance Scheme. It is increasing funding for organisations representing people with…

Sunday 26th May, 2024

Request for Urgent Meeting to Discuss Consortium Funding and Sector Challenges. We are writing on behalf of our consortium, comprising six National Peaks representing people with disabilities, with each a…

Thursday 15th May, 2014

In last night’s budget, the Labor Government removed $14.4 billion from the National Disability Insurance Scheme. This is a deliberate decision that will leave disabled people and the community worse…

The Mandarin
Monday 13th May, 2024

Social Services Minister Amanda Rishworth has stressed it is her paramount concern the rights and freedoms of people with disability are at the centre of government efforts. “The rights of…

Monday 13th May, 2024

The Victorian 2024-25 State budget was delivered on Tuesday 7th May 2024. The theme for this year’s state budget was around Helping Families– making sensible decisions to relieve the cost…

National Centre for Disability Advocacy
Wednesday 1st May, 2024

The National Centre for Disability Advocacy (NCDA) has now published two significant reports that offer an overview of the state of disability advocacy around the country. The Advocacy Workforce Survey…

Creative Victoria
Friday 8th March, 2024
Thursday 18th April, 2024

Music Works Grants supports Victorian-based contemporary music industry artists or industry professionals across all genres and career stages to undertake projects with creative and/or commercial outcomes. Funding can be used…

Thursday 14th December, 2023

We are urging the Australian government to significantly increase funding for independent advocacy organisations who directly support people with disability.

Department of Families, Fairness and Housing
Wednesday 6th December, 2023

The Victorian Government will provide $1.8 million for advocacy funding to help Victorians with disability and their families continue to access advocacy support when they need it. The investment will…

Office for Disability
Monday 30th October, 2023
Thursday 14th December, 2023

A new round of Victorian Government grants to support disability self-help groups is now open. Grants of up to $7,000 a year for up to two years are available to…