By any measure Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disabilities are amongst some of the most disadvantaged of all Australians. This is often because they face multiple barriers to their meaningful participation within their own communities and the wider community.
This election policy platform is created with the context of four key reforms that are due to commence or are being reformed during 2019.
1. Reform of the National Disability Agreement
2. Reform of the National Disability Advocacy Program
3. Further implementation of the National Disability Strategy
4. Closing the Gap