Department of Social Services Review of the National Disability Advocacy Framework
The Australian Cross Disability Alliance (ACDA) provides this submission in response to the Department of Social Services (DSS) Discussion Paper - Review of National Disability Advocacy Framework (the Discussion Paper).
ACDA is a coalition of Disabled Peoples Organisations (DPOs), which are organisations run by and for people with disability. ACDA promotes and seeks to advance the human rights and freedoms of all people with disability in Australia. Our work is grounded in a normative human rights framework that recognises the United Nations human rights conventions and related mechanisms as fundamental tools for advancing the rights of people with disability in Australia and internationally.