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Produced and presented by people with disabilities covering issues such as housing, discrimination, difficulties with public transport, self-advocacy and other related issues.

Raising Our Voices Action for More Independence and Dignity in Accommodation

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Produced and presented by people with disabilities covering issues such as housing, discrimination, difficulties with public transport, self-advocacy and other related issues.

    Disability Royal Commission

    Disability Royal Commission

    Susan, Heather, and Lisa from Positive Powerful Parents, Reinforce and Bim,  share their experiences of making submissions to the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Mark, disability advocate from AMIDATo check the progress of the commission viisit the website at https://disability.royalcommission.gov.au/about-royal-commission/our-schedule  

    COVID -19 & Mental Health for People with Disability

    COVID -19 & Mental Health for People with Disability

    This month we are discussing COVID- 19 & Mental Health for people with Disability.Lisa from Brain Injury Matters, Susan from Reinforce, Warren from Voice At The Table and Bronwyn from AMIDA share some tips and discuss the different ways they have meet the challenges of Victoria's COVID-19 lockdowns.

    Vatt Chat Returns

    Vatt Chat Returns

    This month we are joined again by the crew of VATT Chat a peer led initiative to make sure everyone can participate in meetings and places where decisions are made. In this follow up episode we're talking about the role of self advocates in meetings. VATT (Voice at The Table) is a SARU initiative providing practical information to ensure people with a cognitive disability have a real and equal voice on boards, committees and advisory groups. The VATT Chat podcast has been made as part of SARU’s Inclusive Meeting Training package. It is for Self Advocates, Organisation staff and Meeting Chairs.All 6 episodes will be officially launched in October.  You can hear the first 2 Episodes of the podcast by following the links at Voice at the Table Facebook page or the website voiceatthetable.com.au

    Voice At The Table (VATT Chat)

    Voice At The Table (VATT Chat)

    This month we are joined by the crew of VATT Chat - a peer led initiative to make sure everyone can participate in meetings and places where decisions are made. VATT (Voice at The Table) is a SARU initiative providing practical information to ensure people with a cognitive disability have a real and equal voice on boards, committees and advisory groups. The VATT Chat podcast has been made as part of SARU’s Inclusive Meeting Training package. It is for Self Advocates, Organisation staff and Meeting Chairs. All 6 episodes will be officially launched in October.  You can hear the first Episode of the podcast by following the links at Voice at the Table Facebook page or the website voiceatthetable.com.au 

    Using Public Transport During COVID-19

    Using Public Transport During COVID-19

    Kerri Cassidy from Disability Resource Centre joins Jane from Reinforce, Lisa from Brain Injury Matters, Bronwyn from AMIDA & Luke from Reinforce to share tips about Public Transport use during COVID- 19 for people with Disability. || Are some types of transport safer than other types? Does wearing a mask and or gloves help?, where can people get advice if they need to about public transport use and what improvements need to be made for people to feel safer? 

    Staying Connected During COVID - 19

    Staying Connected During COVID - 19

    How it is for you during COVID- 19?For people with Disability there are some things to be considered that may not apply to people without Disability.Join Amanda, Lisa, James and Justin as we share our experiences and stay connected during COVID -19, and talk about the importance of 3CR for giving people with Disability a voice about a whole range of topics, for over 30 years. June is usually Radiothon month at 3CR.  At this time during COVID- 19 the station are doing this a bit differently.  Please donate to the station to keep it running!  3CR are doing a fabulous job to keep our voices being heard. 

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