Disability Rights

Advocacy Service Inc

Safeguarding and promoting the rights and interests of people with a disability, their families and carers.

Phone: 08 8351 9500

Disability Rights Advocacy Service is part of the national network of disability advocacy organisations funded by the Australian Government.

COVID-19.  The safety of our staff and clients is very important to us.  Due to concerns about the Coronavirus/COVID-19, our offices are currently closed to the public.  But we are continuing to provide services by telephone and teleconference.  Call us on 8351 9500 to leave a message and an advocate to call you back.

Our services are FREE!

ABOUT US

DRAS is a community organisation that is run by our members and our Board, which is made up of people with a disability. We are part of the national network of disability advocacy organisations funded by the Australian Government through the Department of Social Services.

GENERAL ADVOCACY

Our individual advocacy program representing people on a one-to-one basis to resolve their individual concerns. 

 

Our advocates will work with a person who has a disability, their family, guardian and/or significant associate in a way that supports their wishes in resolving issues.

Includes Centrelink benefits and SACAT issues.

NEWS ON OUR FACEBOOK

Keep up to date with what is happening at DRAS by following our Facebook page.

NDIS APPEALS

Download our NDIS Appeals Fact Sheet.

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is how support is funded for Australians with disability, their families and carers.

ROYAL COMMISSION SUPPORT

The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability, or ‘Disability Royal Commission’ was established on 4 April 2019.

The Australian Government will fund advocacy support and counselling services for people engaging with or affected by the Disability Royal Commission.

Act and Speak up for Yourself

The Disabled Persons and Families Organisations –

Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) project is funded by the National Disability Insurance Agency.

BUILDING INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY

 

CONTACT US

Our advocates will travel to you where possible

HEAD OFFICE

Phone:  08 8351 9500

Fax:  08 8152 0396

Email:  admin@dras.com.au

Open:  9am - 5pm, Monday - Friday

 

4/80 Henley Beach Road (Dew St),
Mile End, SA 5031

PO Box 742, Torrensville SA 5031

RIVERLAND

Phone:  08 8582 2422

Mobile: 0427 822 420

Email:  mbiram@dras.com.au

Meetings by appointment only

2A Ahern Street, Berri SA 5343

PO Box 868, Berri SA 5343

SOUTH EAST

Phone: 8351 9500

Email: admin@dras.com.au

Open: 9am - 5pm, Monday - Friday               

PO Box 742 Torrensville  SA  5031

DRAS acknowledges the traditional custodians of this land and pays respect to Elders, past and present.

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The development of this website was funded in part by the National Disability Insurance Agency’s through and Individual Capacity Building grant.