IdA – a voice and support network for people with disability. IdA actively campaigns for positive change on identified issues of interest, which may be specific to an individual and/or systemic in nature. Our mission is to help empower people with disability, to improve the quality of their own lives and to look at and improve the professionalism of the disability sector.

IdA is supported by our Patron Her Honour, the Honourable Vicki O’Halloran AO Administrator of the Northern Territory.


IdA AGM 2020

Our AGM will be held on 24th June at 5pm preceded by a Special General Meeting at 4pm. Special General Meeting is being held to make changes to the Constitution. Current Constitution - click here Proposed changes -  click here Rationale for Changes -  click here AGM -...

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NDIS Quality & Safeguards Commission

NDIS participants have the right to be safe and to receive quality services from the providers and workers they choose to support them under the NDIS. The Commission’s web site that has reference to COVID – 19 and how it affects them and their support services....

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Update on the NT Transport Subsidy Scheme

The Disability Reform Council endorsed an approach to improve the provision of transport supports under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). This includes interim measures to increase transport funding for NDIS participants who are significant users of...

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NT Peer Supports Program

A program run by persons with disability for persons with disability. If you are interested in becoming a supporter please contact us at

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Access and Inclusion – Accessible Parking in Darwin

Accessible parking bays are modified parking spaces designed to make it easier for people with disabilities to visit schools, hospitals, shopping centres and other everyday services and activities.  If someone has limited mobility as a result of a disability or...

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Australia Day Award

IdA Management Committee, staff and members would like to congratulate Robyne Burridge for her Australia Day Award. Robyne, a champion for people with a disability and a most deserving recipient of this award. MEDAL (OAM) OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA IN THE GENERAL...

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Community Benefit Roadshow

The Community Benefit Fund we will be holding information sessions for not-for-profit organisations who would like information on what grant funding might be available to them. Session will be held throughout the Territory and there is no need to RSVP as all are...

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Upcoming Events

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National Disability Events Calendar – 2019

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