If you would like to get more specific help with disability, below is a list of resources for more information.
Australian Network on Disability
Clarifying anti-discrimination requirements
The Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW strives to eliminate discrimination in New South Wales by resolving enquiries and complaints, raising awareness about discrimination and its impacts, and taking action to influence change. The Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW administers the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW).
To make an enquiry you can contact the Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW by:
- Phone: 02 9268 5544
- Free call: 1800 670 812
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Australian Human Rights Commission is Australia’s national human rights institution. It operates under the Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986 (Cth) as well as federal laws that seek to ensure freedom from discrimination on the basis of age, disability, race, sex, sexual orientation, intersex status and gender identity.
To make an enquiry you can contact the Australian Human Rights Commission by:
- Phone: (02) 9284 9600
- National Information Service: 1300 656 419
- General enquiries and publications: 1300 369 711
Mental health in the workplace
Safe Work NSW has developed manager tools and resources, including training courses and support services for managers in the Australian workforce to create a positive culture and support staff who may be managing mental health issues.
Assistive technology for people with vision impairment
Sourcing Auslan interpreters
Many departments will already have a relationship with a generalist interpreting agency or an agency which specialises in Auslan-English interpreting – check your intranet for information.
Agencies which provide Auslan-English interpretation include:
Recruiting people with disability
Making the workplace accessible
Getting support for your disability
How to lead change in the workplace
Disability employment events
The Age of Inclusion
Learn more about disability
Managing in the age of inclusion