empowering people with disabilities from ethnic backgrounds!
  • ArtAbility® 2014 - Transitional Spaces ArtAbility® 2014 - Transitional Spaces

    ArtAbility® is an inspiring visual arts program run by ADEC that unites a range of talented artists of all ages, from a variety of cultures who are living with a disability.

  • Host Exhibition Host Exhibition

    ADEC are offering interested organisations an opportunity to host the ‘Fighting for Equality’ exhibition. 

  • ADEC Mental Health Forum 2014 ADEC Mental Health Forum 2014

    Possession: A Mental Health Problem or Something More?

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LetsAct Fundraiser Campaign


Action on Disability within Ethnic Communities Inc. (ADEC) has been supporting people living with disabilities as well as their carers for over 30 years.  

Meet Maria!

Photo of MariaMaria is one of ADEC’s veteran volunteers. She joined the organisation approximately 8 years ago after a career with the Department of Health, and has stuck with ADEC ever since.


ADEC's ArtAbility 'Transitional Spaces' Exhibition Opening


ADEC's 10th anniversary ArtAbility opening, 'Transitional Spaces' at Federation Square in December 2014.