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Free Workshop – Facilitating Access for People with Disability

May 17 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm UTC+10


People with Disability Australia (PWDA) Facilitating access for people with disability workshop.

Hosted by Georges River Council, this workshop is designed for workers in any sector or industry, this three-hour advanced workshop provides a comprehensive understanding of how to be more supportive when communicating with and addressing barriers experienced people who are d/Deaf or hard-of-hearing, blind or low vision, have a disability that affects mobility, or have an intellectual disability.

About the workshop:

  • Developing a deeper understanding of the life experience of people who are d/Deaf, blind or low vision, have a disability that affects mobility, or have an intellectual disability.
  • Discover practical solutions for working more confidently with clients and customers impacted by these kinds of disability.
  • Receive useful resources.
  • Learn from trainers with disability who are experts in disability rights, access and inclusion.
  • Interact with our trainers as well as other participant, so you can ask questions and share knowledge.

Learning outcomes:

  • Identifying and mitigating barriers to access and inclusion in venues, workplaces and online
  • How to deliver inclusive and accessible services
  • Practical communication strategies

Workshop details:
Time: 9:30 am until 1:00 pm
Date: Friday 17 May
Place: Georges River Council, Corner of MacMahon and Dora Streets, Hurstville NSW 2220; online option is available. Please indicate how you will attend when you book your place.
Cost: Free; however booking is essential. Light refreshments will be served.
Registration: Click here to book your spot in this workshop
For more information, please contact: CommunityCapacityBuilding@georgesriver.nsw.gov.au or 02 9330 6261.


Georges River Council
Corner of MacMahon and Dora Streets
Hurstville, New South Wales 2220 Australia
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