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DISABILITY ADVOCACY TO VISIT WALGETT

Published on Thursday, June 13, 2019

DISABILITY ADVOCACY TO VISIT WALGETT

Event date: 6/17/2019 - 6/18/2019 Export event

DISABILITY ADVOCACY TO VISIT WALGETT

Disability Advocacy NSW Planned visit to Walgett and Lightning Ridge 17th and 18th June, 2019 Disability Advocacy NSW Disability Advocacy (DA) provides free and confidential advocacy and support to people with disability, their families and carers. Advocates, NDIS Appeal Officers can help you with the following: Information You may require information about your rights and your responsibilities. This might be about school, NDIS, your home or work, Centre link payments, your social life or your future. Provide Independent Advocacy support to help you get a fair go • with government departments, services and businesses; • at work, school, TAFE and university; • with accommodation, transport and access; • with legal, health care or money issues. Note: We do not lend money; • assist with the NDIS; complaints, reviews and appeals. This might involve providing you with information or by assisting you to communicate what you want to say. We can speak on your behalf to professionals, teachers, services or relatives if you are unable to do this by yourself. In doing this, your advocate will always express your point of view and not their own. This means that it will be your decision that counts. We are here to help you with any problem so please contact us and we will listen carefully and help you decide what to do. Phone 0417993261 to make an appointment or email: centralwest@da.org.auwebsite: www.da.org.au . Lea Callan, Disability Advocate will be in Walgett on Monday 17th June and Lightning Ridge on Tuesday 18th June if anyone would like to catch up for a chat. Lea can be contacted on her mobile 0417993261 or by emailing leanne.callan@da.org.au Advocates travel to Walgett, Lightning Ridge, Bourke, Brewarrina, Cobar, Nyngan, Coonamble and places in between if required.

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