Opportunities for our community!


    Welcome! This is the place where you can see new and upcoming opportunities to get involved with CYDA’s work! There are opportunities for young people and families/caregivers below.

    Opportunities for Young People

    In this section are opportunities for young people with disability. We really hope you can join us! 


    National Youth Disability Summit – Co-Design Committee 2021

    Express your interest to be part of our next Co-Design Committee!

    We are looking for the next Co-Design Committee to work with us to bring the 2021 Summit to life! If you are a young person with disability aged between 15-25 and you’d like to join your National Co-Design Committee, we want to hear from you!
    You’ll learn about event management, get to see your ideas become a reality and create the biggest national gathering of young people with disability happening this year!
    This is a PAID opportunity. You will be employed as a casual with CYDA.

    Find out more information and apply HERE!


    LivedX Consultations

    Each month, CYDA is facilitating paid LivedX consultation focus groups for young people with disability (ages 15-25) about what an ideal future looks like for them and how CYDA might advocate for that future.

    Right now, the June Focus Group Expressions of Interest are open! You can select to attend Focus Groups on dates and topics that suit you (you can express interest for more than one).

    This is a PAID opportunity. All participants will be reimbursed $75.00 (via giftcard) for their time and insights, and sharing their LivedX.

    Express your interest by clicking  HERE! 


    Cre8 Space Grants 2021

    Cre8 Space Grants are here to help fund events and activities for and by young people with disability throughout Australia.

    A total of eight young people aged between 18 and 25 will be given approximately $2,500 in funding and training to host events and activities in your community that inspire connection and create dedicated space for you and other young people with disability within your community.

    Find out more information and apply HERE! 



    Opportunities for Families/Caregivers

    In this section are opportunities for families and caregivers of children with disability. We really hope you can join us!

    We will be sharing opportunities here in the near future, stay tuned!

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