To help ACD Tas to continue this important work please take Membership today! The membership fee goes a long way to assisting the provision of ACD support options across our beautiful state.
To join or renew, complete the 2019-20 Membership Form online (or download, print and return) and return via email to ACD (using the yellow button on the top of the form).
As a member of ACD, benefits include:
PEPTalk is a Parents Empowering Parents (PEP) grassroots community effort. ACD, through PEPTalk celebrates and promotes the excellent work and achievements of many in our community working toward the vision of, people with disability, their families and carers (guardians) having equal opportunity to reach their potential and lead fulfilling lives. PEPTalk is published three times per year.
Finding Your Way Website
The findingyourway.com.au website is an all abilities website that will assist Tasmanians to engage with needed community services and supports.
ACD facilitates MyTime groups across the state and runs Peer Support network activities.
Resource & Toy Library
ACD has a Resource Library with a variety of books, toys and games. It is based at the Hobart office but is available for loan to members state-wide.
ACD alone or in partnership holds events to increase community awareness and build community capacity; and provide social opportunities for children with disability.
Systemic Advocacy Representation
ACD keeps up to date with current issues impacting on children with disability and their families by collecting relevant data from each Advocacy contact. ACD represents members by providing a strong voice across the community.
Organisation members gain priority for advertising and promotion for free or low-cost events and services in PEPTalk, Social Media and on Finding Your Way Website.