People with disability in Australia have more barriers to a fair go than in almost any other developed country in the world. At the heart of this lies the reality that employment prospects for people with disability are dramatically lower than for other people in Australia.

Disability Employment Services (DES)

PWDA has partnered with the Department of Social Services to provide information to about Disability Employment Services (DES) and to engage with our members and networks of people with disability to help improve the delivery of these services to increase employment outcomes for people with disability.

Click here to read more about the DES Engagement Project 

Real Wages for Real Work

The Real Wages for Real Work campaign seeks to ensure that the rights of over 20,000 workers with disability to the same employment terms and conditions as workers without disability is realised.

Click here to read more about Real Wages for Real Work 

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