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Reflections From the United Nations Generation Equality Forum

In March 2021,  WWDA Youth Advisory Group (WYAG) member, Margherita Dall’Occo represented the WWDA Youth Youth Network at the 2021 UN...

Amy’s Song!

In 2021, WWDA Youth Advisory Group (WYAG) member, Amy James wrote and recorded a brand new song, called ‘Take This Path With...

WWDA Youth Peer Networking – Share your ideas on the NDIS!

As part of the WWDA LEAD project, WWDA Youth is hosting a number of online networking sessions. This month, we will be...

Disability Royal Commission: WWDA’s Response to Violence and Abuse at Home Issues Paper

In 2020 the Disability Royal Commission released an issues paper on Violence and Abuse at Home. The issues paper includes...

#OurRoyalCommission Webinar Recording Available Now!

 On Tuesday 13 April at 12pm, the WWDA team held a live information session about the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect...
  • Date 15 April 21

Women With Disabilities Victoria (WDV) Youth Co-Design Group

Women With Disabilities Victoria (WDV) has opened applications for a Youth Project Co-Design Group (YPCG) to help them learn how they...

WWDA staff member speaks out against NDIS Independent Assessments

In March 2021, WWDA’s Project Officer, Vanamali Hermans spoke out against NDIS Independent Assessments on C3R morning breakfast radio. You...

Scholarships Information Session Recording Available Now!

Scholarships Information Session Recording Available Now!

Scholarships Information Session

We are excited to open the first round of WWDA LEAD scholarships. The WWDA LEAD scholarships will be open to...

‘We Can All Be Leaders’ Webinar Recording

'We Can All Be Leaders' Webinar Recording

Australian Government ‘Stop it at the Start’ website excludes women with disabilities

In response to the launch of the Australian Government’s Stop It At the Start campaign website in early 2021, WWDA sent a...

WWDA calls for urgent action on request to extend Disability Royal Commission

In March 2020, Women With Disabilities Australia (WWDA) contacted the acting Attorney-General, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash to call for...

What you told us you wanted from WWDA LEAD

Survey results released!

February 2021 Newsletter from WWDA

Our February Newsletter was sent out to our members and subscribers. If you would like to receive these emails you...
  • Date 18 February 21

We Can All Be Leaders Webinar

WWDA LEAD Webinar Series

WWDA calls on Minister to cease roll-out of Independent Assessments

In January 2021, WWDA sent a letter to the Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Stuart Robert MP...

WWDA CEO joins new committee to break down barriers into the workforce

The Morrison Government have announced a commitment and extra funding to address the barriers preventing people with mental illness and...

WWDA’s first Newsletter for 2021

We are sorry, we sent the wrong link! If you were looking for the May Newsletter go here: https://wwda.org.au/2021/05/may-2021-newsletter-from-wwda/ Our...

COVID-19 Hospital Communication Passport Now Available!

In 2020 WWDA worked with the Commonwealth Children and Youth Disability Network (CCYDN) to develop a COVID-19 Hospital Communication Passport to support children, young people...