Disability Advocacy Agencies - Victoria

Action for More Independence & Dignity in Accommodation

Contact Details

Business Address
1st Floor, Ross House
247 Flinders Lane
Melbourne VIC 3000

Postal Address
1st Floor, Suite 1.11, Ross House
247 Flinders Lane
MELBOURNE VIC 3000

Business Phone: 03 9650 2722
Business Fax: 03 9654 8575

Business email: amida@amida.org.au
Web address: www.amida.org.au

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Self, Family

Specialisation
Intellectual disability

Service Area
Statewide

Action on Disability within Ethnic Communities (ADEC)

Contact Details

Business Address
175 Plenty Road
Preston VIC 3072

Postal Address
175 Plenty Road
PRESTON VIC 3072

Business Phone: 03 9480 1666
Business Fax: 03 9480 3444

Business email: info@adec.org.au
Web address: Action on Disability within Ethnic Communities Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Self, Family

Specialisation
People from Diverse Cultural and Linguistic Backgrounds with disability

Service Area
Statewide

Association of Employees with Disability Inc.(AED Legal Centre)

Contact Details

Business Address
Suite 4, Level 5
276 Flinders Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Postal Address
PO Box 236, Flinders Lane
MELBOURNE VIC 3000

Business Phone: 03 9639 4333
Business Fax: 03 9650 2833

Business email: noni.lord@aed.org.au
Web address: Association of Employees with Disability Inc.

Models of Advocacy Provided
Systemic, Legal

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Service Area
Statewide

Citizen Advocacy Sunbury & Districts Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
Office 5
36 Macedon Street
Sunbury VIC 3429

Postal Address
PO Box 420
SUNBURY VIC 3429

Business Phone: 03 9744 7378
Business Fax: 03 9740 8535

Business email: dabela@citizenadvocacysunbury.com.au
Web address: Citizen Advocacy Sunbury and Districts Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Citizen

Specialisation
Intellectual disability

Service Area
LGAs of Hume and Macedon Ranges

Colac Otway Region Advocacy Service

Contact Details

Business Address
50A Rae Street
Colac VIC 3250

Postal Address
50A Rae Street
COLAC VIC 3250

Business Phone: 03 5232 1009
Business Fax: 03 5232 1291

Business email: pgbrady@bigpond.net.au
Web address: Colac Otway Region Advocacy Service

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Service Area
LGAs of Colac-Otway and Surf Coast

Disability Advocacy and Information Service Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
20 Stanley Street
Wodonga VIC 3690

Postal Address
PO Box 982
WODONGA VIC 3689

Business Phone: 02 6056 2420
Business Fax: 02 6024 6809

Business email: admin@dais.org.au
Web address: Disability Advocacy and Information Service Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Contact Details of Centres

Wangaratta
15-17 Ely Street
Wangaratta VIC 2677

Service Area
LGAs of City of Wodonga, Rural City of Wangaratta, Benalla Rural City, Indigo Shire, Alpine Shire, Shire of Mansfield, Towong Shire, Albury City, Greater Hume Shire, Corowa Shire, Berrigan Shire, Deniliquin Shire, Jerilderie Shire, Urana Shire, Lockhart Shire

Disability Justice Advocacy Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
Unit 2, 28A Albert Street
PRESTON VIC 3072

Postal Address
Unit 2, 28A Albert Street
PRESTON VIC 3072

Business Phone: 03 9474 0077
Business Fax: 03 9489 2988

Business email: info@justadvocacy.com
Web address: Disability Justice Advocacy Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Service Area
LGAs of Banyule, Bayside, Boroondara, Brimbank, Cardinia, Casey, Darebin, Frankston, Glen Eira, Greater Dandenong, Hobsons Bay, Hume, Kingston, Knox, Manningham, Maribyrnong, Maroondah, Melbourne, Monash, Moonee Valley, Moreland, Nillumbik, Port Phillip, Stonnington, Whitehorse, Whittlesea, Wyndham and Yarra.

Gippsland Disability Advocacy Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
8 Hopetoun Avenue
Morwell VIC 3840

Postal Address
PO Box 409
MORWELL VIC 3840

Business Phone: 03 5133 9440
Business Fax: 03 5133 9897

Business email: admin@gdai.org.au

Web address: Gippsland Disability Advocacy Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Service Area
LGAs of Bass Coast, Baw Baw, East Gippsland, Latrobe, South Gippsland and Wellington

Grampians disAbility Advocacy Association Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
Shop 2, 32 Tucson Street
Ararat VIC 3377

Postal Address
PO Box 12
ARARAT VIC 3377

Business Phone: 03 5352 2722
Business Fax: 03 5352 2733

Business email: asas@netconnect.com.au
Web address: Grampians disAbility Advocacy Association Inc

Contact Details of Centres

Head Office
Shop 2, 32 Tucson Street
ARARAT VIC 3377

LGAs of Ararat and Northern Grampians

Clunes Office
69 Service Street
Clunes VIC 3370
03 5348 3350 

Darley Office
Assert 4 All,
Darley Civic & Community Hub 182 Halletts Way
DARLEY VIC 3340
1300 942 773

Geelong Office
Assert 4 All
48 McKillop Street
Geelong VIC 3220
1300 942 773

Daylesford Office
Hepburn Health Services, Daylesford Community Health,
13 Hospital Street
Daylesford VIC 3460
03 5348 3350

Stawell Office
Community Axis,
111 Main Street
Stawell VIC 3380
03 5358 2164

LGAs of Northern Grampians

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Leadership Plus Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
Milton House
25 Flinders Lane
MELBOURNE VIC 3000

Postal Address
Milton House
25 Flinders Lane
MELBOURNE VIC 3000

Business Phone: 03 9489 2999
TTY: 03 9489 1179
Business Fax: 03 9489 2988

Business email: admin@leadershipplus.com
Web address: Leadership Plus Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Specialisation
General disability plus speciality in acquired brain injury

Service Area
Statewide

Leadership Plus Advocacy Program at Dandenong
184-186 Foster St East
Dandenong, Victoria 3175
03 9489 2999

LGAs of Casey, Greater Dandenong and Kingston

Specialisation - Accepts all disabilities

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual

Melbourne East Disability Advocacy

Contact Details

Business Address
1059 Riversdale Road
Surrey Hills VIC 3127

Postal Address
PO Box 302
SURREY HILLS VIC 3127

Business Phone: 03 9808 8633
Business Fax: 03 9808 8633

Business email: office@meda.org.au
Web address: Melbourne East Disability Advocacy

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Citizen

Specialisation
Intellectual disability

Service Area
LGAs of Boroondara, Manningham, Monash, Whitehorse

North East Citizen Advocacy Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
56 Garbonia Avenue
Watsonia VIC 3087

Postal Address
PO Box 251
Heidleberg VIC 3087

Business Phone: 03 8407 3684
Business Fax: 03 8407 3684

Business email: neca@citizenadvocacy.com.au
Web address: North East Citizen Advocacy Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Citizen

Specialisation
Intellectual Disability

Service Area
LGAs of Banyule, Darebin, Nillumbik and Whittlesea

Regional Information and Advocacy Council Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
190 Benalla Road
Shepparton VIC 3630

Postal Address
PO Box 1763
SHEPPARTON VIC 3632

Business Phone: 03 5822 1944
Freecall: 1800 221 944
Business Fax: 03 5831 1610

Business email: enquiry@riac.org.au
Web address: VIC/NSW Regional Information and Advocacy Council Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic, Self

Service area
LGAs of Campaspe, Greater Shepparton, Mitchell, Moira, Murrindindi, Strathbogie

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Contact Details of Centres

Head Office 
190 Benalla Road
Shepparton VIC 3630
03 5822 1944

Strathdale Office
3/40 Bridge Street
Bendigo VIC 3550
03 5822 1944

LGAs of Macedon Ranges, Mt Alexander, Central Goldfields, City of Greater Bendigo, Loddon, Gannawarra, Buloke, Rural City of Swan Hill, West Mimmera, Hindmarsh, Yarriambiack

Geelong Office
44 Bellerine Street
Geelong VIC 3220
03 5822 1944
LGAs of Geelong, Queenscliff

Mildura Office
148 Lime Avenue
Mildura VIC 3500
03 5822 1944

LGAs of Mildura, Wentworth, Balranald

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Southern Disability Advocacy

Contact Details

Business Address
5/115 Bluff Road
BLACK ROCK VIC 3193

Postal Address
PO Box 161
BENTLEIGH VIC 3204

Business Phone: 03 9533 5977
Business Fax: 03 9923 6173

Business email: info@southernda.org.au
Web address: Southern Citizen Advocacy Incorporated

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Service Area
LGAs of Bayside, Glen Eira, Kingston, Port Phillip, Stonnington

Contact Details of Centres

Mornington Office
320 Main Street
MORNINGTON VIC 3280
03 5973 6320
LGAs of Frankston and Mornington Peninsula

Southwest Advocacy Association Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
4/50 Kepler Street
Warrnambool VIC 3280

Postal Address
PO Box 480
WARRNAMBOOL VIC 3280

Business Phone: 03 5561 4584
Business Fax: 03 5561 4371

Business email: swadvocacy@bigpond.com
Web address: Southwest Advocacy Association Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic

Specialisation
Accepts all disabilities

Service Area
LGAs of Corangamite, Glenelg, Moyne, Southern Grampians and Warrnambool

Victorian Mental Illness Awareness Council

Contact Details

Business Address
Building 1/22 Aintree Street
Brunswick VIC 3057

Postal Address
Building 1/22 Aintree St
BRUNSWICK VIC 3057

Business Phone: 03 9380 3900
Business Fax: 03 9388 1445

Business email: director@vmiac.org.au
Web address: Victorian Mental Illness Awareness Council

Models of Advocacy Provided
Individual, Systemic, Self, Legal

Specialisation
Psychiatric impairment

Service Area
LGAs of Benalla, Ararat, East Gippsland, Glenelg, Horsham, Latrobe, Greater Geelong, Corangamite, Campaspe, Gannawarra, Colac-Otway, Moyne, Mount Alexander, Southern Grampians, Wodonga, Northern Grampians, South Gippsland, Moira, Mitchell, Warrnambool, Pyrenees

Villamanta Disability Rights Legal Service Inc

Contact Details

Business Address
44 Bellerine Street
Geelong VIC 3220

Postal Address
44 Bellerine Street
GEELONG VIC 3220

Business Phone: 03 5229 2925 or 1800 014 111 (Legal matters only)
Business Fax: 03 5229 3354

Business email: legal@villamanta.org.au
Web address: Villamanta Disability Rights Legal Service Inc

Models of Advocacy Provided
Legal

Specialisation
Intellectual disability and accepts all other disabilities

Service Area
Statewide

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