Working together to co-design the best AT information resources
AT Chat is proud to be partnering with amazing disability organisations, peaks, and businesses from around the country to create exciting new peer-led AT information resources called Collabs. The resources are designed to inform the partnering organisation's community about the AT options and solutions that are available and how their peers use the AT to live, play and work.
Find out more about the incredible disability organisations, peaks, and businesses that we are collaborating with. If you're interested in collaborating with AT Chat then please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Autism Association of Western Australia is one of Australia’s largest Autism specific service providers, and the only specialist organisation providing a full range of services for children and adults in Australia. Our focus is on excellence in providing services to people with Autism and their families. We are deeply committed to enhancing the quality of life of every individual with Autism and passionate about supporting them to live their best life possible.
Find out more about AAWA: www.autism.org.au
VisAbility is the leading service provider for low or no vision in Western Australia offering support, advice, and a range of therapy services to people of any age who are blind or vision impaired.
Support is tailored to your specific requirements to nurture skills and confidence, so you can live life to the full.
Guide Dogs and Autism Assistance Dogs are also offered under our Guide Dogs WA program.
Find out more about VisAbility: visability.com.auRead our Collab
DADAA is Western Australia’s leading disability and arts organisation. DADAA is a great ‘connector’ between the disability/mental health and arts sectors, offering individual artists progression pathways that lead to a greater sense of everyday well-being and professional careers. Whether you enjoy weekly group workshops for recreational activity, or aspire to becoming a professional artist, DADAA has a pathway for you.
Find out more about DADAA: dadaa.org.au
Tony Sarre is a Blind artist whose interests include writing, filmmaking and sound art. Collaboration sits at the heart of his practice and his current body of work centralises accessibility in the arts. For the Behind the Scenes film, Tony collaborated with filmmaker Lincoln MacKinnon who is a Fremantle based sound designer, filmmaker, musician and community arts worker.
Lincoln often collaborates with community groups to create cultural, artistic and social documentaries, music videos, experimental soundscapes and interactive media works.
Find out more about Tony: tonysarre.com
Find out more about Lincoln: vimeo.com
Stroke Foundation has been funded by the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) to deliver information for younger stroke survivors aged 18 to 65 years old, their partners, families, friends and employers. The project will connect with younger survivors, their partners and families to gain an understanding of their specific needs and provide tailored resources. Resources will be designed and delivered in ways tailored to their audience. Survivors and their family members will be empowered to build their ‘new normal’.
Find out more about the Young Stroke Project: youngstrokeproject.org.au
The mission of StyleAbility is to educate and collaborate with the fashion and retail industry to deliver stylish and fashion-forward clothes and accessories that define what the future of inclusive and accessible fashion looks like so that everyone has access to clothing that is stylish, functional and inclusive. I want people with a disability to feel included and represented in fashion and I want to empower people with a disability by helping them to feel confident and stylish in the clothes that they wear.
Find out more about StyleAbility: styleability.com.au
Lindsay Nott obtained a spinal cord injury a number of years ago which sees me get around on 4 wheels instead of 2 legs! Since my accident, I have learnt so much and would love to share some of my tips and tricks with you. I am an advocate for disability awareness and my goal is to help people and their families who are in similar situations as well as healthcare professionals.
Find out more about MyC5Life: myc5life.com
Break the Boundary provides nature-based opportunities for people living with a disability to break their physical, mental and social boundaries to engaging with the outdoor and the wider community. From multi-day beginner-experienced camps to individual clinics and social group rides, we help people connect with the outdoors and experience areas thought to be inaccessible by people with disabilities. The widest range of adaptive mountain bikes and trail walking technology is available for people to trial and hire. Break the Boundary is the central-hub for resources and information about Adaptive Mountain Biking in Australia.
Find out more about Break the Boundary: breaktheboundary.com.au
Inclusive World is a consultancy on disability and diversity. The business draws on the expertise of a wide network of people not only with disability but carers, advocates and allies – all providing the best service to make schools, business and communities inclusive and accessible.
Find out more about Inclusive World: inclusiveworld.com.au