CANCELLED: Disability Matters Horsham!

Due to the risk of flooding in Horsham, we have regrettably had to cancel this event. Our thoughts are with those affected by the flood events in Victoria.

If you or your loved one are thinking about taking part in the Disability Royal Commission, contact Your Story Disability Legal Support for free, independent information and legal support.

We can discuss your options with you, give you free legal advice, and connect you with other services, including our partners in Victoria: Relationships Australia VictoriaDrummond Street ServicesRights Information and Advocacy CentreLeadership Plus

Free call 1800 77 1800 or visit our website for other ways to get in touch. 

The Disability Royal Commission is investigating the mistreatment of people with disability and wants to hear from people with lived experience, as well as their family members, friends, carers, advocates and supporters, before the end of the year.

Come along to this information session to find out how you can access free support to share your stories and ideas for making Australia safer and more inclusive of people with disability.

The session will provide:

  • Information about the Disability Royal Commission and the free legal, counselling and advocacy supports available
  • Demonstrations on how to share your story and ideas for change with the Disability Royal Commission
  • Access to onsite support staff to answer your questions about the Disability Royal Commission
  • Support to book follow up appointments for free legal, advocacy and counselling support

There will be free refreshments and all are welcome!

For information about the venue, please see the access key. Please let us know of any accessibility or dietary requirements when you register to get your ticket.

This event is hosted by Your Story Disability Legal Support, Relationships Australia Victoria, Drummond Street Services, Rights Information and Advocacy Centre, and Leadership Plus.

For more information, contact Your Story Legal Support on 1800 77 1800 (free call) or visit the Contact us page for other ways to get in touch.

Date and time: Friday 20 October from 12pm to 1.30pm

Location: Horsham Neighbourhood House, 13-15 Robin Street, Horsham, VIC 3400

Cost: Free to attend

Register: Please visit the Eventbrite page to register

Accessibility: You can download an access key for this event