Advocacy services

Page last updated: 30 November 2016

Advocacy services can represent you or your carer to protect and promote your rights and interests.

National Disability Advocacy Program

The National Disability Advocacy Program (NDAP) provides advocacy for people with disability of all ages. CoS clients can continue to access the NDAP for support.

National Aged Care Advocacy Program

If you are a CoS client who is considering a move to aged care or leaving the CoS Programme, you will be able to access the National Aged Care Advocacy Program (NACAP). NACAP can help you access aged care. NACAP providers can be contacted on 1800 700 600.

Other useful organisations

Disability Advocacy Network Australia (DANA) is a national not-for-profit organisation.

Older Person’s Advocacy Network (OPAN) is a network of organisations dedicated to improving the lives of Australia’s older, and most vulnerable, people.