Changing Places

The Darebin City Council is planning to build four Changing Places in Darebin over the next four years. They are seeking feedback from the community about Changing Places and whether they would be helpful in Darebin.

What are Changing Places?

Changing Places are larger than standard accessible toilets, and have extra features and more space to meet the needs of people with a disability and their carers.

How is it different to a standard accessible toilet?

A standard accessible toilet is designed for independent ...

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Leadership for Victorians With Disability

Victorians with a disability will have the opportunity to become leaders in their community thanks to a new program aiming to empower and increase confidence.

In partnership with Leadership Victoria and the Disability Leadership Institute, the Disability Leadership Program offers scholarships, mentoring, role shadowing and networking for Victorians with a disability to gain valuable leadership development and training.

Minister for Housing, Disability and Ageing Martin Foley today opened applications for a range of scholarships and development opportunities, as part of the Disability ...

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Engaging with your Community

I feel really lucky that through my paid employment and volunteering I have met and connected with so many compassionate, passionate and inspiring people who are committed to their communities. Being active in my community feels like it is an essential part of my life.  It’s also something that I want my children to value.

Although my children would often prefer that I don’t volunteer (on the basis that it is embarrassing for them) I firmly believe ...

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