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Face mask exemptions WA

May 5, 2021
Did you know that adults with disability are exempt from wearing a mask? DDWA have created an Easy English document to support people to understand the rule made on the 31st January, 2021 by the Government of Western Australia. This rule states there…
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Disability Coalition of WA – Election Statement

February 25, 2021
The Disability Coalition comprises of 15 advocacy or representative organisations, providing disability advocacy services in Western Australia. This group is a collective voice across WA who are committed to collaborating to ensure people with disability, their families and carers live…
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Getting help from an Advocate

April 20, 2020
DDWA have developed this Easy Read brochure that can help you explain what advocacy is to your family member with intellectual disability. Download: Getting help from an Advocate Did you know that DDWA offer a free Advocacy service? To find…
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New Disability Information Helpline

April 14, 2020
A new service called the Disability Information Helpline is available for people with disability who need help because of coronavirus (COVID-19). It can help families, carers, support workers and services. You can contact the Disability Information Helpline on 1800 643 787 to…