This is the first time in Australia’s history that all governments have committed to a unified, national approach to improving the lives of people with disability, their families, carers, and to provide leadership for a community-wide shift in attitudes.

All governments are committed to a national approach to supporting people with disability to maximise their potential and participate as equal citizens in Australian society.
 
The development of this National Disability Strategy is the first time in Australia’s history that all governments have committed to a unified, national approach to improving the lives of people with disability, their families and carers, and to providing leadership for a community-wide shift in attitudes