IDEAS have put together a list of links to resources and downloads, to support someone with needs for simple English, Easy English or Easy Read as well as photo symbol downloadable.

Access Easy English

Access Easy English prepared a series of factsheets on Coronavirus.

 New resources being added often can be viewed here.

Australian Government Services Australia 

Easy Read pdfHow we’re helping people affected by coronavirus (COVID-19)

Collaboration for Inclusion

Has a number of COVID-19 Planning Resources for People with Disability, Some are Easy Read. 

NDIS COVID-19 Resources

The NDIS developed a COVID-19 fact sheet and the NDIS Disaster Response have information in a number of languages including Auslan and Easy English.

Down Syndrome Australia

Down Syndrome Australia have Easy-Read guides and Factsheets on Coronavirus for download.

The Growing Space

The Growing Space has an Easy English document that explains isolation, closures and distance rules.

Council for Intellectual Disability (CID)

The Council for Intellectual Disability (CID) have developed Easy English guides called Staying Safe from Coronavirus and Look after your mental health during Coronavirus. These guides explain how to avoid getting sick from Coronavirus COVID-19. It also says what to do if you get sick.

Two Way Street

Janelle Sampson at Two Way Street has made an Aided Language Display (ALD) boards on tips on talking with kids about Coronavirus and washing your hands.


A free series of six Downloadable posters are available - developed by Photosymbols on

Scope and Key Word Sign Australia

Scope and Key Word Sign Australia have the following resources to help you

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