NDIS Forums and Women with Disabilities

NDIS Forums and Women with Disabilities

NDIS Forums and Women with Disabilities

  • Do you identify as a woman with disability living in Moreland, Maribyrnong, Whitehorse or Bairnsdale, or areas nearby?
  • Would you like to hear from other women sharing their experiences of the NDIS?
  • Do you have questions about your plan that you would like answers for?
  • Are services that understand the needs of women with disabilities important to you?

Location/Date:           Moreland – Wednesday 29 May 2019

                                      Maribyrnong – Thursday 20 June 2019

                                      Whitehorse – Monday 24 June 2019

                                      Bairnsdale – Friday 28 June 2019

Time:  10:00am – 2:00pm

Lunch is provided

These forums are for anyone who identifies as a woman with disability

If you would like:

  • to contact someone for more information
  • to discuss access or dietary requirements, or
  • assistance to register

please contact Jane Oldfield at jane.oldfield@wdv.org.au or on 9286 7800.

 If needing an interpreter please register as soon as possible.

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NDIS and Women with Disabilities Forum in Bairnsdale

NDIS and Women with Disabilities Forum in Bairnsdale

NDIS and Women with Disabilities Forum in Bairnsdale

  • Are you a woman with disability living in East Gippsland or nearby?
  • Would you like to hear from other women sharing their experiences of the NDIS?
  • Do you have questions about your plan that you would like answers for?
  • Are services that understand the needs of women with disabilities important to you?

Time        10:00AM – 2:00PM

Day             Friday 28th June

Location    Bairnsdale Library, 22 Service Street, Bairnsdale 3875

Lunch Provided

These forums are for anyone who identifies as a woman with disability.  

If you would like to discuss access or dietary requirements, need more information or assistance to register, please contact Jane Oldfield at jane.oldfield@wdv.org.au or on 9286 7800

Register for this forum by 5pm Tuesday 25th June.

If needing an interpreter please register as soon as possible

NDIS and Women with Disabilities Forum in Maribyrnong

NDIS and Women with Disabilities Forum in Maribyrnong

NDIS and Women with Disabilities Forum in Maribyrnong

  • Are you a woman with disability living in Maribyrnong or nearby?
  • Would you like to hear from other women sharing their experiences of the NDIS?
  • Do you have questions about your plan that you would like answers for?
  • Are services that understand the needs of women with disabilities important to you?

Time           10:00AM – 2:00PM

Day            Thursday 20th June

Location  Maribyrnong City Council, Community Services Building, Hyde Room. Corner of Hyde and Napier Streets, Footscray. (Enter off Hyde Street.)

This is a FREE event and lunch will be provided.

Register for this event by 5pm Monday 17 June

This event is for anyone who identifies as a woman with disability.

If you would like to discuss access or dietary requirements, need more information or assistance to register, please contact Bridget Jolley at bridget.jolley@wdv.org.au or on 9286 7800

If needing an interpreter please register as soon as possible

This forum is run by Women with Disabilities Victoria, and supported by Maribyrnong City Council.

 

NDIS and Women With Disabilities Whitehorse Forum

NDIS and Women With Disabilities Whitehorse Forum

NDIS and Women with Disabilities Forum in Whitehorse

  • Are you a woman with disability living in the City of Whitehorse or nearby?
  • Would you like to hear from other women sharing their experiences of the NDIS?
  • Do you have questions about your plan that you would like answers for?
  • Are services that understand the needs of women with disabilities important to you?

Time           10:00AM – 2:00PM

Day             Monday 24th June

Where        Willis Room, Whitehorse City Council 379-397 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading 3131

Lunch Provided

This is an event for Women with disabilities only

Register for this event by C.O.B Monday 17th June

If you would like to discuss access or dietary requirements, need more information or assistance to register, please contact Jane Oldfield at jane.oldfield@wdv.org.au or on 9286 7800

If needing an interpreter please register as soon as possible

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Linking Up and Speaking Out Goes to Geelong

Linking Up and Speaking Out Goes to Geelong

Linking Up and Speaking Out Goes to Geelong

 

 

 

Do you identify as a woman with disability (including chronic health issues and mental illness) living in the Greater Geelong area?

Would you like to learn more about what women with disabilities are doing in your area?

Would you like to learn more about advocacy and how you can be involved?

Women with Disabilities Victoria (WDV) and Rights Information and Advocacy Centre (RIAC) would like to invite you to a community forum.

 

You will learn more about advocacy, speaking up for yourself, and getting support if you need it.

You will also hear from WDV about our work in Geelong, and ways that you can get involved and connect with other women with disability near you.

Date: Thursday 16th May 2019

Time: 10:00am – 1:30pm

Address: Smith Room, Volunteering Geelong

192 Myers Street Geelong VIC 3220

Lunch and refreshments will be provided

Please contact elyse.cox@wdv.org.au for access and dietary requirements

NDIS and Women With Disabilities Coburg Forum

NDIS and Women With Disabilities Coburg Forum

(A women with disabilities only event)

  • Are you a woman with disability living in Moreland, Hume or nearby?
  • Would you like to hear from other women sharing their experiences of local service providers?
  • Are services that understand the needs of women with disabilities important to you?

Women with Disabilities Victoria will be at the Moreland City Council in the Inner North on the 29th May 2019. We are offering a session where you can share about what women sensitive services mean to you. Two local women will lead the discussion with their stories.

Time              10:00AM – 2:00PM

Day                 Wednesday 29th May

Location        Concert Hall East – Moreland City Council – 90 Bell Street, Coburg

Register for this event by C.O.B. Monday 27 May.

If you would like to discuss access or dietary requirements, need more information or assistance to register, please contact Jane Oldfield at
jane.oldfield@wdv.org.au or on 9286 7800
If needing an interpreter please register as soon as possible.

Flyer – Inner North Forum (Word Version)

Flyer – Inner North Forum (PDF Version)


Horsham NDIS Forum

Horsham NDIS Forum

Women with Disabilities Victoria

The NDIS AND WOMEN WITH DISABILITIES

(A women with disabilities only event)

  • Are you a woman with disability living in Horsham or nearby?
  • Would you like to hear from other women sharing their experiences of local service providers?
  • Are services that understand the needs of women with disabilities important to you?

Women with Disabilities Victoria will be at the Horsham Disability Expo on the 4th April 2019. We are offering two sessions where you can share about what women sensitive services mean to you. Two local women will lead the discussion with their stories.

Session 1: 10:00am – 12:00pm Session 2:  1:00pm – 3:00pm

Place: Church of Christ, 91 River Road Horsham VIC 3400

Register for your preferred session:

10am sessionhttps://wdvforumndisforumhorsham10am.eventbrite.com.au

1pm sessionhttps://wdvforumndishorsham1pm.eventbrite.com.au

If you have access requirements, need more information or assistance to register for the event contact:

Jane Oldfield at jane.oldfield@WDV.org.au or 9286 7800

Part of the VALID Disability Expo

Community Consultation in La Trobe

Community Consultation in La Trobe

WDV would like to create a Women’s Empowerment and Leadership Hub to support and advocate for the women in Latrobe City.  The Hub is open to anyone who lives in Latrobe City and identifies as a woman with a disability, including chronic health issues and mental illness.

If interested in this opportunity, join us at a consultation on 7th March to link up and speak out about how the Hub could work for you.

 

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Date: Thursday 7th March 2019

Time: 10:30am – 1:30pm

Location: Latrobe Room, Traralgon Service Centre

Address: 34-38 Kay Street, Traralgon, VIC 3844

Lunch & refreshments will be provided.

Contact: Please contact Elyse at elyse.cox@wdv.org.au or (03) 9286 7800 for access and dietary requirements.

Community Consultation Flyer (Microsoft Word version)

Forum for women who are deafblind

Forum for women who are deafblind

Women with Disabilities Victoria in partnership with DeafBlind Victoria

LINKING UP SPEAKING OUT ADVOCACY FORUM

Women with Disabilities Victoria and Deafblind Victoria would like to invite you to an advocacy forum.
This is an opportunity for women who are deafblind to come together and talk about issues that affect them.

Time: 9:30am – 2:30pm
(The forum will start at 10:30am, women are welcome to arrive from 9:30am)

Place: Room 4.1 Hayden Raysmith Room, Ross House, 247 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Tea, coffee, morning tea and lunch will be provided.

Contact: If you would like to attend please contact Trudy at deafblindadvocacy@gmail.com

Please RSVP by 26th March 2019.
Please RSVP early if you have any access or dietary requirements (including an interpreter) and we will do our best to accommodate these.

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