Rights and Legal

It is your right to be treated equally and fairly. There are advocacy organisations that can help advocate for you, legal services to help you with legal advice and information and resources to help plan for the future.

This section provides links to services and information on:

Your rights

Understanding your rights as an Australian and a person with disability


Organisations that can help you understand your rights

Legal services

Legal aid groups and services specialising in disability law

Planning for the future

Guardianship, power of attorney, advance care planning and wills

Key National Supports

You can also find information about the main types of support available in Australia. These are: