External disability resources
Listings, resources and adaptive technology information
Humanware: Equipment information for people with visual impairments and learning disabilities.
LifeTec Queensland: Equipment information and advisory resource service.
Quantum Technology: Technology for people with a print disability.
Spectronics: Australian supplier of special needs software and assistive technologies.
Amparo Advocacy Inc: Advocacy for people from a non-English speaking background with a disability, who are being treated unfairly, abused or discriminated against.
Auslan Signbank: An interactive dictionary of Auslan, the Australian Sign Language.
Australian Hearing: Provides Australian hearing service providers and related links.
Deaf Children Australia: Information, advocacy and support services for deaf children and their families.
Deaf Services Queensland: Provides a range of services to the Queensland deaf and hearing communities.
Disability and Community Care Services, Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services: Information on disabilities, resources and links.
Ethnic Disability Advocacy Centre (EDAC): Promotes and safeguards the rights of ethnic people with disabilities and their carers
National Ethnic Disability Alliance (NEDA): National voice advocating for the rights and interests of people from non-English speaking background with disability, their families and carers throughout Australia.
National Relay Service: An Australia-wide telephone access service provided for people who have a hearing or speech impairment.
Vicdeaf: Vicdeaf offers courses which provide an opportunity to learn the basic skills of communicating with Deaf people, and to gain an understanding of their culture.
Vision Australia: Provides links to services, library, resources, training and information for blind and vision impaired people.
Autism Friendly Libraries: Provides links to a training film for library staff, fact sheets, signage and good practice examples from Autism Friendly Libraries.