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Disability Resources

Links to Helpful Disability Resources:

Links to National Disability Resources:

Australian Deafblind Council
www.deafblind.org.au

Australian Human Rights Commission
www.humanrights.gov.au

Department of Social Services: National Framework for Reducing and Eliminating the Use of Restrictive Practices in the Disability Service Sector
https://www.dss.gov.au/national-framework-for-reducing-and-eliminating-the-use-of-restrictive-practices-in-the-disability-servic

Department of Social Services: National Standards for Disability Services Disability Service Standards – Disability Employment Disability Service Standards – Advocacy
https://www.dss.gov.au/careers/working-in-the-department-with-disability

Every Australian Counts
www.everyaustraliancounts.com.au

National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline
1800 880 052 (in Australia, mobile calls at mobile rates)

TTY: 1800 301 130 (freecall in Australia, mobile calls at mobile rates)

National Disability Insurance Scheme
www.ndis.gov.au

NDIS Quality and Safeguarding Commission
www.ndiscommission.gov.au

National Disability Insurance Scheme Price Guide information
www.ndis.gov.au/providers/price-guides-and-pricing

Links to Tasmanian Disability Resources:

Department of Health 
www.dhhs.tas.gov.au

Disability and Community Services Tasmania
http://www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/disability/policies,_procedures_and_guidelines

Office of Anti-Discrimination Commissioner
www.antidiscrimination.tas.gov.au

Office of Public Guardian
www.publicguardian.tas.gov.au

Tasmania Ombudsman
www.ombudsman.tas.gov.au

Tasmania Senior Practitioner
www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/disability/senior_practitioner

Links to Victorian Disability Resources:

Department of Human Services (AKA DHS)
www.dhs.vic.gov.au

Department of Human Services Standards
www.dhs.vic.gov.au/department-of-human-services-standards

Disability Services Commissioner
www.odsc.vic.gov.au

Office of Professional Practice and the Senior Practitioner
www.dhs.vic.gov.au/office-of-professional-practice

Office Public Advocate
www.publicadvocate.vic.gov.au

Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission
www.humanrightscommission.vic.gov.au

Resources for SDA Residents (via Consumer Affairs Victoria)
https://bit.ly/2tB5cmO

Able Disability Resources:

Download:  About Able Australia

Download:  Able Australia Support Coordination Information Sheet

Download:  Able Australia Community Participation Information Sheet

Download:  Able Australia Supported Independent Living Information Sheet

Download:  Able Australia NDIS Planning Booklet

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