Accessibility Tools

Woman with a child painting using mouth in the lounge room

Aboriginal people with disability and their families from around New South Wales tell their stories to share and create awareness for others living with disability.

Man sitting strapped in wheelchair speaking

Dr Paul Brock, who has motor neurone disease, explains how the NDIS supports people with congenital or acquired disability and their families/carers who are affected. 2004

Man strapped in wheelchair speaking

This explains the reason, launch in the Hunter, Commonwealth and State roles, working with non-government organisations, continuity of support, support for people aged 65 plus, Ability Links NSW and Stronger Together 2.

Mother sitting on the lounge playing with 2 daughters

Teens and adults explain how the NDIS has improved their lives as they receive support and equipment to live more independently and regain family relationships.

2 Men sitting talking

Michael Lang, a mature man with muscular dystrophy, recounts how he developed a plan of support with the NDIS planner.

Picture of a TTY - Text Telephone

Geoff Scott is a Deaf artist who challenged Telstra to provide a TTY (telephone typewriter) at the same cost as regular telephones. Geoff won the case, and now 30,000 Australians make phone calls through the National Relay Service.

Young man on a running track

Sekou Kanneh is a 12 year old runner who couldn't hear the starting gun because he was Deaf and so he had to wait until he saw competitors start. He asked for a flashing light to signal the start, and it ruled that this would be fair. 2013

Live football matches can now be experienced and enjoyed by those that are visually impaired. 

Reasonable and necessary supports written across a green screen

This video will help you understand what the NDIS means when they talk about reasonable and necessary supports and permanent and significant disability.

An online documentary series about accessible travel and the importance of accessibility in the tourism industry. With subtitles.