ABC National News Bulletin in Auslan – this Thursday @ 6pm

Vicdeaf is delighted to announce a partnership with ABC News to deliver an Auslan interpreted national news bulletin, coinciding with National Week of Deaf People!   This initiative has been over two years in the making, and it is fantastic to see Australia’s national broadcaster commit to a partnership with Vicdeaf to provide access to… Continue Reading ABC National News Bulletin in Auslan – this Thursday @ [...]

NDIS NEWS

The NDIS continues to rollout throughout Victoria. RIAC has now been in Barwon doing NDIS appeals and advocacy since the beginning of the trial. The number of appeals by participants has been steadily increasing over the years and we are now finding an increasing number of people needing advocacy and support to appeal decisions made by the NDIS. Continue Reading NDIS NEWS

VLA and RIAC have huge success in landmark NDIS Appeal.

We welcome your ideas and feedback on the content of the Code of Conduct. We invite you to read the Discussion Paper, which is also available in an Easy English version. You are encouraged to complete the quick survey on this website, or upload a submission if you have more detailed feedback to contribute to the discussion. Continue Reading VLA and RIAC have huge success in landmark [...]

Empowering Women’s Workshop

I am so excited to say that after applying to participate in the ‘Empowering Women’s’ Workshop I was successful.  My colleague Athena along with 10 other women all having various disabilities were also lucky enough to get through to an interview with both Jane and Renee the ‘Empowering Women’s’ Facilitators And ultimately accepted to participate in the 7 week workshop which is run by the Moira Shire. Continue [...]