The Learning for Life Autism Centre acknowledges the important role advocates play and each clients’ right to access an advocate. Information about disability advocacy and accessing an advocate can be found on:
- Department of Social Services National Disability Advocacy Program website;
- Department of Social Services Advocacy Finder;
- askizzy.org.au; and
- Advokit website.
In addition, Valid, a not for profit based in Richmond (Victoria) that focuses on empowering, informing and advocating for individuals with disability, provides a list of Victorian advocacy organisations and key groups providing information, legal support and complaints handling for people with disability and their families: click here for a list of Victorian Advocacy organisations.