Disability Info Line - Ideas

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Business Summary
Australia's independent information hub for people with disability, older people, their families and carers
About Us
The IDEAS' website provides a high quality accessible web portal for people with disability and people with age related disability, their families, carers and other supporters to access and search for information that promotes their independence.
Interpreter Services
If you need an interpreter, please call the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) on 131 450 and have them contact IDEAS on 1800 029 904 between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.
The IDEAS News Room is the place to come for disability updates. There are several ways to stay informed.

Updated regularly, IDEAS new blog is where you will learn about issues affecting people with disability and have a chance to comment on topics such as legislation and government activities, as well as IDEAS' activities.

A bi-monthly publication highlighting services available, coming events, accessibility and equipment updates and articles.

IDEAS have been sending E-news via email since 2003. Our e-News is a popular service that delivers timely updates and information via a regular electronic newsletter.

What We Do

Disability Info Line

A national toll-free information service that supports self advocacy.

Community Education

An education program raising community awareness and promoting HACC services that support independence for people with disability and people with age related disability.


A community event showcasing services and products that support independence.

In addition to the information services above you can access IDEAS' information independently via our comprehensive online directories and stay up-to-date by visiting our blog, events diary or subscribing to our electronic newsletters.