NSW Network of Women with Disability

The Women’s Network is run by women with disability, for women with disability, with women with disability and relies on the ongoing support of MDAA, as well as some very dedicated volunteers, who like to be known as the WOW (Women Office Wenches) Team.

The NSW Network of Women with Disability, also known as the “Women’s Network” has members from all across NSW. It works to:

  • build a community to connect, support, share stories, knowledge and skills
  • create a place to celebrate individual and collective dierences as women with disability
  • develop the skills of women with disability to work towards inclusion and equity

What they do

ChickChat

A state-wide, quarterly telephone link-up for women with disability who identify as being home-based

Venus Newsletter

A publication written by women with disability, for women with disability

MsTical Women’s Gatherings

Are a way for members and potential members to connect in a comfortable, informal atmosphere

  • Glebe
  • Sydney City
  • Campbelltown
  • Macarthur
  • Parramatta
  • Penrith

The biggest thing I am grateful for is that through the Network I have met some wonderful women and made lifelong friendships with women who understand what I’m going through.

Joanne from Wyee Point

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Joanne from Wyee Point

The biggest thing I am grateful for is that through the Network I have met some wonderful women and made lifelong friendships with women who understand what I’m going through.

The biggest thing I am grateful for is that through the Network I have met some wonderful women and made lifelong friendships with women who understand what I’m going through.

2017-09-25T11:42:09+00:00
The biggest thing I am grateful for is that through the Network I have met some wonderful women and made lifelong friendships with women who understand what I’m going through.

Facebook and Women Like Us Yahoo Group is another way to connect with members, no matter where they are in NSW.

VMembers’ Contribution in Awareness Raising Events, Projects, Forums and Networks Formed is how they work towards equity and inclusion. In the past year, members have been involved in: