DDWA provides free information to people and families about developmental and intellectual disability, and complex needs.  This includes online resources, telephone support and access to free Individual Specialist Advocacy. DDWA also operates the Side by Side Peer Support Program, where families can join for free.

DDWA is registered to provide NDIS Support Coordination.  Information can be found below.

If you are a person with disability of family member, or have an interest in advancing the rights and needs of people with disability, you are welcome to join us as a member.

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Support Coordination

DDWA now offers NDIS Independent Support Coordination.

Family Peer Support

Side by Side is a program which supports and connects families experiencing behaviour which could be seen as challenging.

Individual Advocacy

Our specialist advocacy service supports people of all ages who have developmental disability and complex needs. This is a free service.