Multicultural Disability Advocacy Association (MDAA) is a disability advocacy organisation based in NSW. Since 1995, MDAA has been advocating for the rights of people with disability from CALD/NES backgrounds, their families and carers for better outcomes and improved access to services, opportunities and participation in the disability sector.

Below is the details of two important projects being run at MDAA of the many projects.


Are you unhappy with a decision made by the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)? We at the Multicultural Disability Advocacy Association (MDAA) can help people with disability with Appealing or Reviewing decisions made by the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA).

These types of reviews include but are not limited to, being rejected from the NDIS or reviewing for more reasonable and necessary funding.

We provide a no cost service, funded by the Commonwealth Government to help people with disability navigate and provide advice for people who need assistance with the NDIS.

We also assist people with disability navigate the processes of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal when appealing NDIA decisions.

If you need someone to assist in lodging an NDIS review or help in filling out the correct documentation needed, please do not hesitate to contact us as timeframes to reviews and appeals apply.

Please call us on (02) 9891 6400 or email [email protected] and ask to speak to an enquiry officer for assistance.

MDAA Community Voices

This is about improving our community’s understanding of disability! Together we can stop discrimination, unfair treatment, stigma, and injustice against people with disability in our community!

  • Are you a person with a disability?
  • Do you have a family or friend with a disability?
  • Do you experience discrimination because of your disability?
  • Do people in your community treat you differently due to your disability?

Join our passionate voices who go to the community to educate people on different disabilities, to share our experiences and where to seek support in the community

To join for free please call – (02)98916400 OR email [email protected]