National Ethnic Disability Alliance (NEDA) The only national voice advocating for the rights and interests of people from non-English speaking background (NESB) with disability, their families and carers throughout Australia
Advocacy Tasmania An independent, non-government organisation that has provided advocacy services across Tasmania to older people, and people with disabilities, since 1990.
Action for Community Living, Vic A statewide cross-disability advocacy organisation that advocates for empowerment, indpendence and life in the community for people with disabilities
Barwon Disability Resource Council Barwon disAbility Resource Council is a voluntary body formed for the purpose of representing the interests of people with disabilities in City of Greater Geelong, Borough of Queenscliffe, Surf Coast Shire, Golden Plains Shire and Moorabool Shire (Bacchus Marsh).
Disability Advocacy Service Hunter Helps people of all ages with any type of disability or mental illness get fair treatment. Operates in the Hunter, New England and Mid North Coast regions of NSW, Australia
Youth Coalition of the ACT The peak youth affairs body in the Australian Capital Territory and is responsible for representing the interests of people aged between 12 and 25 years of age, and those who work with them.
Queensland Advocacy Inc Queensland Advocacy Incorporated (QAI) is an independent, community-based systems and legal advocacy organisation for people with disability in Queensland, Australia
Queensland Aged and Disability Advocacy Inc Free and confidential statewide advocacy service funded to provide information, education, support and representation to enable people to understand and exercise their rights and their responsibilities.
People with Disabilities (WA) Inc The peak disability consumer organisation representing the rights, needs and equity of all Western Australians with physical, intellectual, psychiatric or sensory disability via individual and systemic advocacy. Run BY and FOR people with disabilities and as such, strives to be the voice for all people with disabilities in Western Australia.
Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) is the national peak body representing not-for-profit and faith-based providers of residential and community care, and housing and support for people with a disability and their carers. ACSA is a Federation with six State associations.
Carers ACT The "recognised and expert voice" working with and for carers, as well as being the major provider of carer services and supports in the ACT
Carers Queensland Representing the diverse needs and interests of carers in Queensland
Carers South Australia The statewide 'voice of family carers', representing and providing valued service and support to family carers across the state.
Carers NT Peak Territory-wide organisation providing quality information and direct support services to unpaid carers, including young carers, as well as community education and training programs to increase awareness of carers and carer issues.
Carers WA Community based organisation and registered charity dedicated to improving the lives of family carers living in Western Australia
change.org An organising platform to assist grassroots campaigns
GetUp!Australia An independent, grass-roots community advocacy organisation which aiming to build a more progressive Australia by giving everyday Australians the opportunity to get involved and hold politicians accountable on important issues.
Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO) Established as the primary national voice to Government that fully represents the interests of all people with disability across Australia. The mission of AFDO is to champion the rights of people with disability in Australia and help them participate fully in Australian life.
Consumer's Health Forum (CHF) The peak organisation providing leadership in representing the interests of Australian healthcare consumers; working to achieve safe, good quality, timely healthcare for all Australians, supported by the best health information and systems the country can afford
Epilepsy Action Australia Undertakes research and advocacy, and delivers service to optimise life outcomes for people with epilepsy
James Macready-Bryan Foundation Aims to raise money and public awareness of the plight young people who find themselves, through their disabilities, confined to unsuitable accommodation and with inadequate opportunity to receive appropriate rehabilitation and care.
National Association of People Living with HIV/AIDS Australia The national peak organisation representing people living with HIV/AIDS in Australia. Through leadership in advocacy, policy, education and prevention, NAPWA strives to minimise the adverse personal and social effects of HIV/AIDS. By championing the participation of HIV-positive people at all levels of the national HIV/AIDS response we aim to build a positive future for people living with HIV/AIDS.
National Disability Services (NDS) The Australian peak body for non-government disability services. Through the provision of information, representation and policy advice, NDS promotes and advances services which support people with all forms of disability to participate in all domains of life.
Cerebral Palsy Tasmania A statewide charitable organisation that offers support and assistance to people affected by cerebral palsy
Paraquad Association of Tasmania Inc The ParaQuad Association was founded to assist and encourage paraplegics and quadriplegics in their endeavours to once more become an integral part of their community.
Physical Disability Council of Victoria Representing individuals with Physical Disabilities, their relatives, carers and friends with links to all levels of Governments, the community and business world
Yooralla Inc Working to support people with disability to live independent and fulfilling lives. Provides services for children and adults with disability, their families and carers that include a range of accommodation alternatives, respite, in-home support, therapy, attendant care, specialised equipment, employment, recreation, information, education and training, and practical skills for daily living.
Community Connections A non-government organisation which supports people with a disability to achieve an ordinary life. Their objectives are to develop capacity for natural support networks, minimise dependence on paid service and maximise inclusion in the community
Centre for Remote Health The Centre for Remote Health aims to contribute to the improved health outcomes of people in remote communities of the Northern Territory and Australia, through the provision of high quality tertiary education, training and research focusing on the discipline of Remote Health.
e-bility A range of information, resources, services and products of interest to people with disability, their families and carers, health professionals and service providers in the disability sector.
InfoXchange Australia Dedicated to ensuring that not-for-profit and community organisations have access to services that aim to keep the sector running efficiently.
NICAN Information on recreation, tourism, sport and the arts for people with disAbilities
Our Community Provides advice and tools for Australia's not-for-profit community groups and state, private and independent schools, as well as practical linkages between the community sector and the general public, business and government.
Mental Illness Fellowship ACT Promoting the recovery of people with a mental illness through meaningful employment, and to foster fellowship and understanding for themselves, their families and their friends.
Mental Health Association (Qld) Inc Providing early intervention mental health services and programs that support the community to make mental health connections, develop mental health literacy and participate in employment as a foundation for recovery.
Progressive Neurological Diseases
Australian Huntingtons Disease Association (AHDA) The website of the Australian Huntington's Disease Association (National). It provides information about the Association, and acts as an entry to the websites of the state Huntington's Disease associations
Motor Neurone Disease Association Australia (MND Australia) The peak body of the State MND Associations representing all states and territories, and their research arm - the MND Research Institute of Australia (MNDRIA). MND Australia members work together to advance, promote and influence local and national efforts to achieve the vision of a World free from MND.
Multiple Sclerosis Australia (MSA) MS Australia strives for a world without multiple sclerosis through quality research and for service excellence to people with multiple sclerosis and their carers
MSA Tasmania The MS Society of Tasmania is a not for profit organisation committed to assisting Tasmanians affected by Multiple Sclerosis
Huntington's Victoria A not for profit organisation funded by the Victorian Government and public sources. The only specialist service in Victoria to support and assist people affected by Huntington's Disease (HD)
Parkinson's Victoria A statewide specialist agency providing services for people with Parkinson's, their families and carers, with over forty support groups throughout Victoria.
New South Wales
Huntington's NSW The energies and resources of the Association are directed towards satisfying the needs of people with or at risk for Huntington's Disease and their families in NSW and the ACT by providing and/or facilitating delivery of a range of quality services
Huntington's Western Australia Formed specifically to improve the quality of life for people with Huntington's Disease, their families and carers in Western Australia. The Association is dedicated to providing individual advocacy and support for the Huntington's community.
MS Western Australia The MS Society of WA is a non-government, not-for-profit, state-based organisation dedicated to supporting people with multiple sclerosis (MS), through the provision of a range of supports and services.
Parkinsons Western Australia Inc Parkinson's Western Australia Inc. provides a Parkinson's Nurse Specialist Service; Support Networks for people with Parkinson's and their family carers; and educational resources and training.