Contacts: Disability: asserting your rights

Association of Employees with a Disability (AED) Legal Centre

Suite 4, Level 9, 276 Flinders Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 9639 4333

Email: noni.lord@aed.org.au

Web: www.aed.org.au

Disability Advocacy Resource Unit (DARU)

Level 8, 128 Exhibition Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 9639 5807

Email: admin@daru.org.au

Web: www.daru.org.au

Disability Advocacy Victoria (DAV)

Unit 4, 3 Tuck Street, Moorabbin Vic 3189

Web: www.disabilityadvocacyvic.org.au

DAV is the peak body for Victorian independent disability advocacy services. DAV does not provide services to the public or take complaints from the public.

Disability Discrimination Legal Service (DDLS)

Ross House, Second floor,

247 Flinders Lane, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 9654 8644; 1300 882 872

Email: info@ddls.org.au

Web: www.ddls.org.au

Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA)

570 Bourke Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel (admin): 9093 3701

Tel (support line): 1300 947 820

Email: contact@imha.vic.gov.au

Web: www.imha.vic.gov.au

Mental Health Legal Centre

106 Victoria Street, Carlton Vic 3053

Tel (legal advice): 9629 4422; 1800 555 887 (Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm)

Email: mhlc@mhlc.org.au

Web: www.communitylaw.org.au/mhlc

Office of the Public Advocate (OPA)

Level 1, 204 Lygon Street, Carlton Vic 3053

Tel: 1300 309 337

Web: www.publicadvocate.vic.gov.au

Self-advocacy Resource Unit (SARU)

Ross House, Ground floor,

247 Flinders Lane, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 9639 6856

Email: saru@rosshouse.org.au

Web: www.saru.net.au

Victorian Disability Services Commissioner

Level 20, 570 Bourke Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel (complaints): 1800 677 342

Tel (admin): 1300 728 187

Email: contact@odsc.vic.gov.au

Web: www.odsc.vic.gov.au

Victorian Health Complaints Commissioner

Level 26, 570 Bourke Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 1300 582 113

Email: hcc@hcc.vic.gov.au

Web: https://hcc.vic.gov.au

Victorian Mental Health Complaints Commissioner

Level 26, 570 Bourke Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 1800 246 054; 9032 3328

Email: info@mhcc.vic.gov.au

Web: www.mhcc.vic.gov.au

Villamanta Disability Rights Legal Service

Deakin University, Geelong Waterfront Campus,

Building ad, Level 2,

1 Gheringhap Street, Geelong Vic 3220

Tel (admin): 5227 3338

Tel (legal advice): 1800 014 111 (Monday to Friday, 1 pm to 3 pm)

Email: legal@villamanta.org.au

Web: www.villamanta.org.au

For other relevant organisations, seeContacts” in Understanding disability and the law.