Fears over possible funding cuts to disability advocacy

Cuts to disability advocacy services could knock the feet out from under Riverina residents like Joy Taber.

Advocacy groups fight state funding cuts

STATE Government cuts to disability advocacy services took centre stage at the International Day of People with Disability celebrations yesterday.

Disability advocacy groups warn funding withdrawal may force them to close

People with a disability left in the lurch as NSW government claims NDIS is now responsible for funding advocacy group, despite evidence otherwise

NSW disability groups face wipeout, new figures show

Up to half of all groups who advocate on behalf of people with a disability in NSW face being wiped out by funding cuts as the state government hands over responsibility for disability services to the Commonwealth, new figures show.

Fears parents will be voiceless if NSW disability advocacy funding scrapped

Disability advocacy groups in NSW call for their funding not to be scrapped, after the ABC reveals there have been nearly 250 complaints of mistreatment of disabled children in state schools.