Australian Advisory Board on Autism Spectrum Disorders

The Australian Advisory Board on ASD is the national peak body representing people who have an autism spectrum disorder, their families, carers and helpers.

Building 1, Level 2, 14 Aquatic Dr
Frenchs Forest NSW 2086
Ph: (02) 8977 8300

Autism Aspergers Advocacy Australia

A4’s Autism Aspergers Advocacy Australia provides advocacy at a national level for individuals and groups involved with autism and aspergers across Australia.


Autistic Self Advocacy Network of Australia & New Zealand (ASAN AUNZ)

Run by Australian and New Zealander autistic people, for autistic people – to provide the peak body for autistic self advocacy in Australia and New Zealand.

PO Box 368
Kilkenny SA 5009

Carers Australia

Carers Australia is the national peak body representing Australia’s carers, advocating on behalf of Australia’s carers to influence policies and services at a national level. It works collaboratively with partners and its member organisations, the network of state and territory Carers Associations, to deliver a range of essential national carer services.

Unit 1, 16 Napeir Close
Deakin ACT 2600
Ph: (02) 6122 9900

Children and Young People With Disabilities Australia

Children and Young People with Disability Australia (CYDA) is the national representative organisation for children and young people with disability aged 0 to 25 years. 

3/173 Queens Parade
Clifton Hill VIC 3068
Ph: (03) 9482 1130 or 1800 222 660 (regional and interstate)

Disability Support Pension Australia

A dedicated topic-specific advocacy page for providing critical information specifically related to medical eligibility of the DSP in Australia, that is not readily available from Centrelink or their website. This includes the appeal process and medical reviews. Aims to provide support, guidance, and assistance for our society’s most vulnerable people.