Take a read of our speech to the UN Conference of State Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in June 2021
LivedX is the place where young people with disability have their say on the issues that matter to them
Protecting children and young people from harm, and information on the National Redress Scheme
Learn more about the Disability Royal Commission and how to share your story
CYDA is the national peak body which represents children and young people (aged 0-25) with disability. We are a not-for-profit community organisation.
CYDA provides a link from the direct experiences of children and young people with disability and their families to federal government and other key stakeholders.
Research & reports
Avoiding simple solutions to complex problems: Independent Assessments are not the way to a fairer NDIS - Full Report
CYDA’s submission to the Senate Select Committee on Job Security Young people with disability and job insecurity
Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme Inquiry into independent assessments under the NDIS
Drive inclusion and equity for children and young people with disability: 2021-22 Pre-Budget submission
Proposed changes to the National Disability Insurance Scheme access, eligibility and planning processes
Conference of State Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities - Mary Sayers speech
Overwhelming opposition to planned NDIS reforms, say young people with disability and their families
Address poverty for young people with disability and create a youth jobs plan