Understanding disability

Disability is common in Australia, and a normal part of life which contributes to the vibrant diversity of the human experience. Over 4 million people in Australia have some form of disability, and the likelyhood of disability increases with age. 

Understanding what disability is, and how to best accommodate people with disability, is the first and most important step in creating a disability confident workforce.

For a simple overview, read our factsheets: What is a disability; Disability etiquette; and Inclusive language.