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The Nationwide Health and Disability Advocacy Service is a free service that operates independently from all health and disability service providers and agencies. If you want to know more about your rights when using health or disability services, get questions answered, or talk through your options for making a complaint, we can help.

What does an advocate do for you?

  • Listens to your complaints
  • Gives you information about your rights
  • Helps you identify and clarify issues
  • Helps you to explore the options available to assist you to resolve each issue
  • Supports you in the actions you take to resolve your concerns 

Service Types

Welfare & advocacy services

  • Advocacy services

Contact Details

Contact numbers specific to region can be accessed here

This page was last updated at 4:22PM on August 17, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Health and Disability Advocacy Service.