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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...

LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES WITH UN WOMEN

UN Women and UN Volunteers (UNV) have launched a new Young Women Leaders Initiative to create professional opportunities for young leaders. As part...

Dreaming Up: Yarning Sick Disabled Realities

In the absence of a strong disability presence in the mainstream media, the radio station 3CR has been featuring many...

Have your say on NDIS Independent Assessments.

In mid 2021, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will be introducing compulsory Independent Assessments for all NDIS participants. In...

NDIS is calling on people with a disability to have your say.

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is calling on people with a disability, participants, their families and carers and the wider disability...

WWDA LEAD Introduction Survey

Over the next two years the WWDA LEAD program will deliver a range of leadership and peer networking opportunities and...

WWDA joins 42 disability rights and advocacy organisations to call for an end to segregation of people with disability

With the release of a new paper, 42 disability rights and advocacy organisation are calling upon the Royal Commission into...

On IDPwD 2020 we announced our Project Steering Committee for WWDA LEAD

International Day of People with Disability

Lottie Frohmader talks about the importance of including young people with disability

On 26 November 2020, WWDA youth representative and young woman with disability, Lottie Frohmader took part in a radio interview...

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect!