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Welcome

Children and Young People with Disability Australia (CYDA) is the national peak body which represents children and young people (0 - 25) with disability. CYDA is a not for profit, community organisation.

CYDA receives its core funding under the Commonwealth Department of Social Services national secretariat program. CYDA has also received project funding from the Department of Social Services to provide information, referral and systemic advocacy regarding the experiences of children with disability in relation to the work of the Royal Commission Into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

CYDA provides a link betweeen the direct experiences of children and young people with disability and their families to federal government and other key stakeholders.

Latest News:

Towards inclusive education: A necessary process of transformation

Towards inclusive education: A necessary process of transformation Towards inclusive education: A necessary process of transformation (912 KB)

Time for change: The state of play for inclusion of students with disability Time for change: The state of play for inclusion of students with disability (659 KB)

Fact Sheet 1 - What is Inclusive education? Fact Sheet 1 - What is Inclusive education? (1344 KB)

Fact Sheet 2 - What are the benefits of inclusive education? Fact Sheet 2 - What are the benefits of inclusive education? (1870 KB)

Fact Sheet 3 - Addressing ableism in education Fact Sheet 3 - Addressing ableism in education (1575 KB)

Fact Sheet 4 - Transformation to inclusive education: the next step Fact Sheet 4 - Transformation to inclusive education: the next step (988 KB)

Aussie schoolkids with disability excluded segregated bullied and robbed of education Aussie schoolkids with disability excluded segregated bullied and robbed of education (206 KB)




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Media Enquiries

Contact Mary Sayers
Chief Executive Officer
0407 126 351
[email protected]