Accessible Events

International Day of People With Disability (IDPwD) 2018

The City of Stonnington is hosting an IDPwD celebration on Friday 7 December that will bring to the little screen for your eyes and ears a collection of creative digital stories made by community members who have lived experience of disability.

Event details:

  • 12-2pm
  • Phoenix Park Community Centre 
  • 22 Rob Roy Road, Malvern East
  • Light lunch will be served

RSVPs are essential, contact 8290 1192 or access@stonnington.vic.gov.au by 30 November with any dietary requirements.

Learn more about IDPwD here.

What Makes you YOU! digital story exhibition

In the lead up to International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) on 3 December, the City of Stonnington is inviting people who live in or regularly visit Stonnington with a lived experience of disability to harness their digital creativity and submit an entry to a great online exhibition.

See our entry form and submission guidelines form here(DOCX, 559KB)

To submit your entry Click here

Please submit your completed guidelines form and your digital story together.

Entries close 5 October, all submissions will be shown at our IDPwD event, which will be promoted soon.

Contact 8290 1192 or access@stonnington.vic.gov.au for more information.

Hosting accessible events

A guide for organisers has been developed by the Meetings and Events Industry of Australia in collaboration with the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission (HREOC). The guide can be downloaded here .

This guide is designed to help those responsible for organising events and contains information and advice on how to make events accessible for people of all abilities, whether they are presenters, sponsors or participants.