Proposed Tender Details
The Disability Advocacy Futures Program (DAFP) implements the NSW Ageing and Disability Commissioner's recommendations on the future of disability funding in NSW.
This is an Advanced Notice for a forthcoming tender that will identify providers to deliver Individual, Systemic, and Representative disability advocacy services in NSW.
Additional Details / Instructions
The DAFP will target all people with disability in NSW who need support to access NSW Government funded or provided services.
The DAFP will provide targeted funding to eligible organisations to deliver individual disability advocacy services to all people with disability in NSW to access NSW Government funded or delivered services.
It will also fund systemic disability advocacy to provide high quality evidence-based advice to inform the resolution of systemic issues, and be particularly informed by the views and lived experience of people with disability.
Representative disability advocacy will be funded to support on a defined cohorts of people with specific disabilities. It seeks to promote and represent the views and interests of its members and other people with similar disabilities.