Social Isolation and Violence by Clare Moore

January 21, 2019

This is the script of a speech given by Clare Moore, WWDACT CEO, at the Canberra Women’s March on January 20th, 2019. Please be aware that this speech contains reference to violence, abuse and sexual assault.   Social Isolation and Violence against Women with Disability I am a non-binary, genderqueer person, raised as a woman.

Social Drop-In #1 2019

January 10, 2019

Come and join us for the first Social Drop-In of 2019 on Thursday January 24th from 10:30-12:30 at Vikings Club Erindale (6 Ricardo St, Wanniassa). Social Drop-Ins are a way to meet your community in a low stress, relaxed environment. Please feel free to bring your friends and you don’t need to be a WWDACT

WWDACT e-Bulletin no 1, 2019 – 9 January

January 9, 2019

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 01/19 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and Friends, Welcome to 2019! WWDACT wishes everyone a safe, fulfilling year with the best of health that our individual conditions will allow, and many good occasions for fellowship with

WWDACT e-Bulletin No 22 – 5 December 2018

December 5, 2018

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 22/18 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and Friends,  WWDACT held its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 22 November, and it is with great pleasure that we welcome two new members to our Board, Belinda O’Connor and

WWDACT e-Bulletin No 21 – 19 November 2018

November 19, 2018

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 21/18 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and Friends, In this e-Bulletin WWDACT seeks your support. Women with Disabilities ACT in collaboration with Women With Disabilities Australia (WWDA) and our sister organisations Women With Disabilities South Australia

WWDACT e-Bulletin No 20 – 7 November 2018

November 7, 2018

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 20/18 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe.   Message from the Chair Dear Members and Friends, WWDACT is looking forward to catching up with members, colleagues and supporters at our early I-Day Event. Reflections on the Mirrorball will be held at East Hotel (corner of Canberra

Pitch Your Passion: Call Out for Speakers!

October 25, 2018

Are you a person with a disability or mental illness? Are you between the ages of 16 and 25? Do you want to share your story? Do you want to tell the world about a topic you’re passionate about? Do you have something to say to the world and have just been waiting for the

Pitch Your Passion: Call Out for Performers!

October 25, 2018

Are you a person with a disability or mental illness? Are you between the ages of 16 and 25? Do you sing, dance, act, tell stories or perform poetry? WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU!   Women with Disabilities ACT (WWDACT) is hosting the inaugural variety show for young people with disabilities, Pitch Your Passion.

WWDACT e-Bulletin No 19, 22 October 2018

October 23, 2018

The WWDACT E-Bulletin, Issue 16/18 is out now. View this e-Bulletin in your browser here. Fill out the form here to subscribe. Message from the Chair   Dear Members and Friends,   WWDACT cordially invites you to our AGM on 21 November. The AGM will be held in the Daily-Chronicle Room at EAST Hotel (corner of Canberra Avenue and

Seeking New Directors

October 17, 2018

WWDACT is SEEKING NEW DIRECTORS WWDACT is offering an opportunity for women, non-binary and feminine identifying people with disabilities in the ACT & region to join our dynamic, innovative Board. Help shape a better future for all ACT women with disabilities. Send your Expression of Interest to ceo@wwdact.org.au by COB October 23 and we will