Greens Senator Siewert, ALP Shadow Minister for Charities Dr Andrew Leigh MP and an empty chair

The Community Council of Australia (CCA) has previously held a pre-election forum with representatives from the major parties outlining their policies in relation to the charity and not for profit sector at the National Press Club.

Exclamation on white speech bubble on blue wall

Consultation for a new National Disability Strategy from 2020 and beyond is now open. The initial stage of consultation takes place between April and June of this year (2019). Ten years ago, the National Disability Strategy 2010-2020 began a new era of disability policy and services for Australians with disabilities.

Exterior shot of PLATFORM art installation space with brightly coloured three dimensional organic shaped works with long tendrils and fuzzy balls by artist Bliss Cavanagh

 

PLATFORM and Ezy-Dun open up community and cultural festivals to be more inclusive and accessible for all. Launched in March 2019, PLATFORM is an accessible and inclusive transportable art installation space, and Ezy-Dun is a portable accessible bathroom with hoist and full adult changing facilities.