Forum: Mental Health Impacts of COVID-19 on People with Disability

We are excited to invite you to a special online forum next Tuesday, 24 May to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the mental health and wellbeing of people with disability from migrant and refugee communities. Organised by ECCV’s Statewide Disability Network, the...

Uli’s Story: Becoming a community vaccine champion

Uli Kaplan is a disability advocate and CEO of Life is a Battlefield. He shared his experience of living with disability during COVID-19 with us– both barriers he’s faced and the benefits of getting the vaccine. Uli was born with a number of chronic health conditions...

Disability Service Navigation Workshop

Do you need help to access disability support? ECCV is holding an online workshop at 10.30am on Thursday 31 March 2022 to help you understand the Disability Gateway, MiAccess, and Disability Liaison Officer program. We will hear from the following speakers at the...

Speak My Language (Victoria): Living Well with Disability

To mark International Day of Persons with Disabilities, ECCV held a special online event on 7 December 2021 to talk about living well with disability and launch the Speak My Language (Disability) Victorian podcasts. The event featured a panel discussion with Victorian...

Submission to the Disability Act Review

ECCV has contributed to the Victorian Government’s review of the Disability Act 2006. Building on previous work to promote the needs and rights of people with disability from CALD backgrounds, ECCV’s submission highlights that the Disability Act must seek to improve...

Submission to the Review of the Disability Act 2006 (Vic)

ECCV welcomes the Victorian Government’s commitment to reviewing the Disability Act 2006 (Vic) and appreciates the opportunity to have input. For more than four years ECCV has been funded by the Victorian Government to deliver disability and NDIS focused projects to...