Disability Advocacy Agencies - New South Wales

Ability Incorporated

Contact Details

Business Address
3/106 Main Street
Alstonville NSW 2477

Postal Address
PO Box 417
ALSTONVILLE  NSW  2477

Business Phone: 02 6628 8188
Business Fax: 02 6628 8199

Business email: admin@abilityincorporated.org.au
Web address: Ability Incorporated

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Self , Family

Specialisation
Intellectual disability, physical disability, acquired brain injury, vision impairment, psychiatric impairment

Service Area
LGAs Sydney Inner, Sydney Outer and Blue Mountains

Brain Injury Association of NSW Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
Suite 102, Level 1, 3 Carlingford Road
Epping NSW 2121

Postal Address
PO Box 698
EPPING NSW 1710

Business Phone: 02 9868 5261
Business Fax: 02 9868 5619

Business email: mail@biansw.org.au
Web address: Brain Injury Association of NSW

Contact Details of Centres

Brain Injury Association of NSW Incorporated
Level 1, 3 Carlingford Road
Epping NSW 2121
02 9868 5261

Service Area
Statewide

Disability Advocacy NSW
122 West High Street
Coffs Harbour
1300 365 085

Service Area
LGA of Coffs Harbour

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic, Self, Family

Specialisation
Acquired Brain Injury

Disability Advocacy Network Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
31 Fitzmaurice Street
Wagga Wagga NSW 2650

Postal Address
PO Box 912
WAGGA WAGGA NSW 2650

Business Phone: 02 6921 9225
Business Fax: 02 6921 7140

Business email: dan_inc@bigpond.com
Web address: Disability Advocacy Network

Contact Details of Centres

Wagga Wagga
31 Fitzmaurice Street
Wagga Wagga NSW 2650

Leeton
3 Wade Ave
Leeton NSW 2705

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Self

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Service Area
LGAs of Bland, Boorowa, Coolamon, Cootamundra, Griffith, Gundagai, Harden, Jerilderie, Junee, Leeton, Lockhart, Narrandera, Temora, Tumbarumba, Tumut, Wagga Wagga, Young

Disability Advocacy NSW Inc.

Contact Details

Business Address
Suite 3 Level 1
408 King Street
Newcastle West NSW 2302

Postal Address
Suite 3 Level 1
408 King Street
NEWCASTLE WEST NSW 2302

Business Phone: 02 4927 0111
Freecall 1300 365 085
Business Fax: 02 4927 0114

Business email: da@da.org.au
Web address: Disability Advocacy NSW

Contact Details of Centres

Newcastle West
Suite 3 Level 1 408 King Street
Newcastle West NSW 2302
02 4927 0111

LGAs of Great Lakes, Lake Macquarie Newcastle and Port Stephens

Tamworth
Suite 2, Level 1 422-426 Peel St
Tamworth NSW 2340
1300 365 085

LGA of Tamworth

Coffs Harbour
Suite 2, 79 West High St
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450
1300 365 085

LGA of Coffs Harbour and Nambucca

Armidale
Armidale Professional Centre
Cinders Lane
Armidale NSW 2350
1300 365 085

LGA of Armidale Dumaresq

Port Macquarie
52 Lord Street
Port Macquarie NSW 2444
1300 365 085

LGAs of Kempsey and Port Macquarie-Hastings

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

NSW - Illawarra Advocacy Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
Suite 1, Level 4, 166 Keira St
Wollongong NSW 2500

Postal Address
PO Box 5134
WOLLONGONG NSW 2500

Business Phone: 02 4229 4999
02 4229 4064
Business Fax: 02 4228 0406

Business email: illawarraca@bigpond.com
Web address: Illawarra Advocacy Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Citizen

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Service Area
LGAs of Kiama, Shellharbour and Wollongong

Intellectual Disability Rights Service Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
Suite 2C, 199 Regent Street
Redfern NSW 2016

Postal Address
PO Box 3347
REDFERN NSW 2016

Business Phone: 02 9318 0144
Business Fax: 02 9318 2887

Business email: info@idrs.org.au
Web address: Intellectual Disability Rights Service

Models of Advocacy Provided
Self, Systemic, Legal

Specialisation
Intellectual disability and Acquired Brain Injury

Service Area
Statewide

Multicultural Disability Advocacy Association of NSW Incorporated

Contact Details

Business Address
10-12 Hutchinson Street 
Granville NSW 2142

Postal Address
PO Box 884
Granville NSW 2142

Business Phone: 1800 629 072 or 02 9891 6400 
TTY: 02 9687 6325
Business Fax: 02 9897 9402

Business email: mdaa@mdaa.org.au
Web address: Multicultural Disability Advocacy Association of NSW 

Contact Details of Centres

Multicultural Disability Advocacy Association of NSW Inc
10-12 Hutchinson Street
Granville  NSW 2150
1800 629 072 or 02 9891 6400 
Statewide
Specialisation - People from Diverse Cultural and Linguistic Backgrounds with disability

City and Inner West Disability Advocacy
Bega
Suite 8, Level 1 330 Wattle Street
Ultimo NSW 2007
1800 629 072 or 02 9281 8699

LGAs of Ashfield, Canada Bay, Leichardt, Marrickville, Sydney City

South East Advocacy
101-103 Bega Street
Bega, NSW 2550
1800 629 072 or 02 6492 0200

LGA of Bega Valley

South East Sydney Advocacy
Level 2, 10 King Street
Rockdale NSW 2216
1800 629 072 or 02 9597 9970

LGAs of Botany, Canterbury, Hurstville, Kogarah, Randwick, Rockdale, Waverly and Woollahra

Specialisation - Accepts all disabilities

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Newell Advocacy Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
63 Maitland Street
Narrabri NSW 2390

Postal Address
PO Box 210
NARRABRI NSW 2390

Business Phone: 02 6792 3195
Business Fax: 02 6792 4657

Business email: newell.narrabri@westnet.com.au

Contact Details of Centres

Narrabri
Shop 1/ 63 Maitland Street
Narrabri NSW 2390
02 6752 1215

Moree
43 Frome Street
Moree NSW 2400
02 6752 1215

LGAs of Coonamble, Gilgandra, Goondiwindi, Gwydir, Moree Plains, Narrabri, Waggamba and Warrumbungle

Lightning Ridge
49 Warrena Street
Walgett NSW 2832
0458 923 195

LGA of Walgett

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Citizen, Self, Family

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

People with Disability Australia Incorporated

Contact Details

Business Address
52 Pitt Street
Redfern NSW 2016

Postal Address
PO Box 666
STRAWBERRY HILLS NSW 2012

Business Phone: 02 9370 3100
TTY: 02 9318 2138
Business Fax: 02 9318 1372

Business email: pwd@pwd.org.au
Web address: People with Disability Australia

Contact Details of Centres

Individual Advocacy Service
52 Pitt Street
Redfern NSW 2102
02 9370 3100
02 9318 2138

Statewide

Queanbeyan Disability Rights
Shop 17 Cassidys Arcade
Community Centre
72 Monaro St
Queanbeyan NSW 2620

LGA of Queanbeyan

Sutherland Disability Rights
Office 2 Stapleton
3A Stapleton Ave
Sutherland NSW 2232

LGA of Sutherland

Southern Highlands Disability Rights
Centennial Road
Bowral NSW 2576

LGAs of Goulburn Mulwaree and Wingecarribee

Contact Phone for all Contact Centres

1800 422 015

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Self Advocacy (Sydney) Incorporated

Contact Details

Business Address
Suite 1, Level 2, 28 Patrick Street
Blacktown NSW 2148

Business Phone: 02 9622 3005
Business Fax: 02 9622 6030

Business email: info@sasinc.com.au
Web address: Self Advocacy (Sydney) Incorporated

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic, Self

Specialisation
Intellectual disability

Service Area
LGAs of Hawkesbury, Sydney Inner and Sydney Outer

Side By Side Advocacy Incorporated

Contact Details

Business Address
Shop 1, 30 - 32 Herbert Street
West Ryde NSW 2114

Postal Address
Shop 1, 30 - 32 Herbert Street
WEST RYDE NSW 2114

Business Phone: 02 9808 5500
Business Fax: 02 9807 6960

Business email: info@sidebysideadvocacy.org.au
Web address: Side By Side Advocacy Incorporated  

Contact Details of Centres

West Ryde
Shop 1, 30 - 32 Herbert Street
West Ryde NSW 2114
02 9808 5500

LGAs of Hunter's Hill, Lane Cove, Manly, Mosman, North Sydney, Pittwater, Ryde, Warringah and Willoughby

Dee Why
Dee Why Neighbourhood Centre
30 Howard Avenue
Dee Why NSW 2099
02 9808 5500

LGA of Hornsby

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Citizen

Specialisation
Intellectual disability

Spinal Cord Injuries Australia

Contact Details

Business Address
1 Jennifer Street
Little Bay NSW 2036

Postal Address
PO Box 397
MATRAVILLE NSW 2036

Business Phone: 02 9661 8855
Business Fax: 02 9661 9598

Business email: office@scia.org.au
Web address: Spinal Cord Injuries Australia

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Specialisation
Physical disability - people with spinal cord injury and similar physical conditions

Service Area
LGAs NSW  Statewide

Sydney Regional Aboriginal Corporation Legal Service
Contact Details

Indigenous Disability Advocacy Service (IDAS)

Business Address
127 Lethbridge Street
PENRITH  NSW  2750

Postal Address
PO Box 838
PENRITH  NSW  2750

Business Phone: 02 4722 3524
Business Fax: 02 4722 6126

Business email: idas@idas.org.au
Web address: Indigenous Disability Advocacy Service 

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Specialisation
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disability

Service Area
LGAsof Bankstown, Blacktown, Campbelltown, Fairfield, Liverpool, Moree Plains, Parramatta, Penrith, Sutherland Shire, Sydney and Warrumbungle Shire

The Institute for Family Advocacy and Leadership Development Association Incorporated

Contact Details

Business Address
Suite 305, 16-18 Cambridge Street
Epping NSW 2121

Postal Address
PO Box 502
EPPING NSW 1710

Business Phone: 02 9869 0866
Business Fax: 02 9869 0722

Business email: familyadvocacy@family-advocacy.com
Web address: Institute for Family Advocacy and Leadership Development Association Incorporated

Models of Advocacy Provided
Systemic, Family

Specialisation
Intellectual disability

Service Area
Statewide

Content Updated: 17 April 2014