Get Involved! You can get involved in the work of Women with Disabilities Victoria by:

Becoming a member

We encourage you to become a member of Women with Disabilities Victoria. More information on how to become a member is located below.

Contributing to our Newsletters

We welcome new ideas for stories, events, news, and information to include in our Newsletters. If you would like to be involved in the Newsletter production please contact us: wdv@wdv.org.au

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about getting involved with Women with Disabilities Victoria please get in touch with us. Our details are on the Contact Us page.



What does it mean to become a member of Women with Disabilities Victoria?

Members can contribute to Women with Disabilities Victoria in the following ways:

  • Become involved in one of our leadership programs designed to promote sharing leadership skills.
  • Sharing information with other women through our e-newsletter and email bulletins.
  • Representing women with disabilities on Boards, Committees and forums. These opportunities are circulated to members who have an interest in a particular field.
  • Contributing to government submissions, representations to government and organisations and presentation of conference papers.

Is there a cost to join?

Full membership

Full membership is available to women with disabilities in Victoria. Full membership is free.

Associate membership

Associate membership is open to individuals and/or organisations supportive of the aims of Women with Disabilities Victoria and enables exchange of knowledge, and participation with Women with Disabilities Victoria and its members.

Associate membership is $50 for individuals and $140 for organisations (this includes GST).

Please see below for payment options

How to Join

To become a member of Women with Disabilities Victoria, please:

(1) Download the WDV Membership Application Form (PDF) (Word)

(2) Then fill it out and send back by either:

Download the form. Save it to your computer. Type your details directly into the forms. Then send back to us by attaching the completed documents to an email. Our email address is: wdv@wdv.org.au.

Download the form. Print out and fill in your details.
Fax it to us using this number: 03 9663 7955

Download the form. Print out and fill in your details. Send to our postal address:

GPO Box 1160, Melbourne VIC 3001, Australia

Protecting your privacy

All personal information collected by Women with Disabilities Victoria is protected by Privacy Legislation and will only be used for the purposes for which it is requested.


Information for Representatives

Representation of Women with Disabilities Victoria Policy

Forms & Templates

Expense Reimbursement Form
For use by Women with Disabilities Victoria Representatives & Board Members

Statement by a Supplier Form (ATO)
To be filled out and accompany each reimbursement claim. This is required by the Australian Tax Office where individuals do not have their own ABN.

Representatives Report (Template)


Women with Disabilities Victoria is a vibrant organisation of women with disabilities working for women with disabilities in Victoria. We have a disability friendly work environment and encourage women with disabilities to apply for positions advertised.

Current Vacancies


We are seeking an enthusiastic and organised Program Support Officer to join our friendly team.

WDV currently runs a number of successful programs, including the Workforce Development Program on Gender and Disability – a violence prevention program for the disability sector, the Enabling Women Leadership Program – a leadership and empowerment program for women with disabilities, and Rural Linkages – a project connecting women with disabilities in rural areas with local advocacy partners. The Program Support Officer is a position within the Operations team, dedicated to providing administrative support to staff delivering WDV programs.

Hours are 30.4 hours per week (0.8 FTE) to be worked over Monday to Thursday. The position is a twelve-month tenure from the date of appointment and is subject to a three-month probationary period.

Initial enquiries can be made by phoning Vikki Cummings on 9286 7800.

Applications close: 9:00am on Tuesday 3 April 2018. It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Monday 9 April 2018.

The Job ad can be found here: Word Version / PDF Version

The Position Description can be found here: Word Version / PDF Version



Women with Disabilities Victoria (WDV) are looking for a woman from the local government area of Brimbank who identifies as having a disability, to assist with the delivery of the Enabling Women Leadership Program – Outer West.

This is a fixed-term contract running from Thursday 10th May to Thursday 19th July 2018.

Further inquiries can be made to: Nadia Mattiazzo at WDV, 9286 7800 / nadia.mattiazzo@wdv.org.au.

Applications close: 9:00am, Tuesday 3rd April 2018
Interviews will be held on Monday 09th April 2018

The Job Advertisement Flyer can be found here: Word version / PDF version

The Position Description can be found here: Word version / PDF version



Women with Disabilities Victoria has received funding from the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Information and Linkages Capacity Building Program to implement the ‘Here We Are’ Project in four regions throughout Victoria. The program aims to increase the community’s capacity to be inclusive of women with disabilities.

Based at and in partnership with Gippsland Women's Health, the Gippsland Community Builder, will work to build community awareness and capacity, consult with women, service providers and community groups, identify events and opportunities for development, organise and promote relevant workshops and forums as well as develop and promote relevant resources.

For more information, please contact GWH at admin@gwhealth.asn.au or 5143 1600.

Applications should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Gippsland Women’s Health, PO Box 664, Sale Vic 3850, marked Private and Confidential or can be emailed to enquiries@gwhealth.asn.au.

This position is part time 0.6 EFT, and a fixed term until 31 December 2018.

Applications close 5pm, Monday 19 March 2018.

Women only need apply: GWH has an Equal Opportunity Exemption No: H60/2013.

The Job Advertisement flyer (Word version) can be found here.

The Position Description (Word version) can be found here.

Skilled Volunteering & ProBono Support

Women with Disabilities Victoria welcomes the assistance of skilled volunteers and pro bono supporters in helping us to further our objectives. If you or your organisation have high-level skills to offer, we would love to hear from you!

We gratefully acknowledge the support of our past volunteers and probono supporters.


Women with Disabilities Victoria is a not-for-profit charity organisation. We gratefully accept monetary donations to support our work

Donations of $2.00 or more are tax deductible.

Donations Form

When making a donation, please download and complete a Donations Form and send it (by email, fax, post or person) to us via the contact details below:

Email: wdv@wdv.org.au

Fax: (03) 9663 7955

Postal Address:
Women with Disabilities Victoria, GPO Box 1160, Melbourne VIC 3001

In Person (Street Address):
Level 9/255 Bourke Street, Melbourne (near cnr Swanston and Bourke Streets)


Women with Disabilities Victoria donors are recognised in our Annual Report. If you feel this to be inappropriate, however, please let us know.


Donations of $2.00 or more are tax deductible. Receipts are issued automatically if you donate online or will be sent to your nominated postal or email address, if donating by another method.

Thank you for your support.

Payment Options

Payments and financial contributions to Women with Disabilities Victoria can be done in a number of ways, depending on your preference:

  • By cheque or money order, made out to 'Women with Disabilities Victoria Inc', to our postal address.
  • In cash (at our office only)
  • By deposit or direct credit / electronic funds transfer (EFT) into our Mecu bank account:

Name Women with Disabilities Victoria
BSB 313 140 | Account No.  12034898
Bank MECU (Kew, 222 High St, VIC)

In addition to the above options:

  • Donations (only) can also be made online with a credit card at www.givenow.com.au/wdv
  • Associate Memberships (only) can be made online through PayPal:

You can pay out of an established PayPal account or from your savings or credit card account.PayPal is secure, free to join and there are no fees involved for making payments. To find out more about PayPal, go to: www.paypal.com.au/au or just select your membership type (organisation $50 / individual $20)* below to make a payment. *Amounts inclusive of GST

Please select member type:

We acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which Women with Disabilities Victoria is located - the Wurundjeri People of the Kulin Nation