Raising Our Voices

Wednesday 6:00pm to 6:30pm
Produced and presented by people with disabilities covering issues such as housing, discrimination, difficulties with public transport, self-advocacy and other related issues.

Action for More Independence and Dignity in Accommodation



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Some of the Raising Our Voices team in a zoom meeting, all smiling with their thumbs up. From top to bottom: Amanda, Miranda, James, Gab, Chris, Heather, Warren, Jane and Shona

About Raising Our Voices

Raising Our Voices is a self advocacy radio show run by people with disability on Melbourne’s 3CR community radio. 

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This radio show is produced and presented by people with: 

  • An intellectual disability  
  • An Acquired brain injury  
  • Complex communication needs 

Raising Our Voices has been making radio shows about disability rights and about issues that affect people with disability for over 35 years. Nothing about us without us!

Some of the things we talk about are: 

  • Disability housing rights (e.g. issues with group homes and institutions) 
  • Discrimination and exploitation 
  • Transport issues
  • Pension issues
  • Self Advocacy 
  • Other topics about disability and rights  

This show is supported by Action for More Independence and Dignity in Accommodation (AMIDA). Contact or visit AMIDA at Ross House, 247 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000.

Email AMIDA or visit the AMIDA website. On Facebook @Raisingourvoicesradio

Raising Our Voices shares the Wednesday 6 - 6.30pm timeslot with Chronically Chilled (first Wednesday of the month), The Boldness (third & fifth Wednesday of the month).