International Day of People with a Disability

Posted - November 2010 in HSPRF News

Join in and celebrate December 3rd

Join in and celebrate International Day of People with a Disability on December 3rd.

Check your local papers to find out what is planned in your locality. State governments and local authorities, as well as private businesses are putting on different initiatives and celebrations Australia-wide.

The Moreland City Council in Melbourne has an impressive focus on disability services. http://www.moreland.vic.gov.au/community-services/disability-services.html

A cab company on the Gold Coast gives recognition to the initiative and runs a fleet of 85 wheelchair accessible taxis. http://www.gccabs.com.au/news/international-day-of-people-with-a-disability/

In NSW there is the Don’t DIS my ABILITY campaign. Over 100 events are held throughout November and December each year to celebrate the diversity and ability of people with a disability. http://www.dontdismyability.com.au/

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