What We Do

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Do you or someone you support need help with an issue at home or in the community?

Learn more about VALID's individual and systemic advocacy.

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Self Advocacy

Fight for your rights!

Learn more about VALID's Self Advocacy Networks and how to become a self advocate.

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Building Community

Do you or someone you support want to meet new people and do good in your local community?

Learn more about VALID's Peer Action Groups.

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Get involved!

Search for VALID events, expos and the Having a Say conference.

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VALID runs training sessions for people with disability and their supporters.

Learn more about Training for Families, Staying Safe, Keys to Success, Easy Read pictorial training and more.

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Resources and Media

Read the latest VALID news and browse our systemic advocacy resources, videos and other media.

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Having a Say Conference

The largest conference for people with disabilities within Australia where people can find their voice, speak up, and be heard. Come along and Have your Say!

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The ‘My Housing Plan’ workshops are free to all NDIS Participants in Victoria. VALID will run these workshops in a location that is convenient to participants. If you are interested in being part of a workshop please click here

VALID acknowledges the Traditional Owners of Country and pays respect to their Elders past and present. We extend the same respect to all First Nations people we’re in contact with.

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