National disability rights and advocacy organisation People with Disability Australia (PWDA) are conducting free Disability Awareness Training for residents, businesses and organisations within the Cumberland LGA.
The training session will cover a range of general information topics, including:
- Appropriate language;
- Effective communication strategies;
- Identifying barriers and increasing accessibility for people with disability; and
- Understanding the legislative framework to ensure Council’s compliance with the Discrimination Act 1992.
Morning tea will be provided.
Places are limited. Enquiries can be made by emailing Tess Newton-Palmer on firstname.lastname@example.org.