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What We Do


CYDA has the mandate to advocate for children and young people with disability living in Australia and undertakes the following to achieve its purpose: 

  • Listen and respond to the voices and experiences of children and young people with disability.
  • Advocate for children and young people with disability for equal opportunities, participation and inclusion in the Australian community.
  • Educate national public policy-makers and the broader community about the experiences of children and young people with disability.
  • Inform children and young people with disability, their families and care givers about their citizenship rights and entitlements.
  • Celebrate the successes and achievements of children and young people with disability.