empowering people with disabilities from ethnic backgrounds!
  • Digital Respite Digital Respite

    Digital Respite: Using digital devices and technology to engage the young while providing respite time for carers and family.


  • Host Exhibition Host Exhibition

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

  • Newsletter Newsletter

    Have the latest information about what is happening at ADEC delivered direct to your inbox!

  • ArtAbility® 2015 Future Landscapes ArtAbility® 2015 Future Landscapes

    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.

Latest News & Events

July Newsletter Available Now

NewsletterJulyimagesmallADEC's July 2015 Newsletter is available for download now.

Click here to download the July Newsletter

Office Available Now

imageforofficeadsmallSmall Office - Available Now - Preston

ADEC has a small office available for immediate use. With fair pricing, negotiable terms and conditions, we will make sure your business needs are met.



ADEC is a not-for-profit community organisation. We have been providing services to people with a disability from CALD communities, their carers and family members for over 30 years.

ADEC delivers English language programs that support people from CALD communities to fully participate as members of the Victorian community.

ARTABILITY® 2015 (FUTURE LANDSCAPES) Call out for artists

artabilitysmallIf you are an artist from a culturally diverse background, either living with a disability or a mental illness and if you are looking to raise your artist profile, to meet other like minded artists, to connect with the community, to share your talents with the world and if you would like to sell your art at an exhibition at Fed Square in December, we would love to have you on board.

Donate Your Marketing Skills

volunteer Jmee cropped medAre you the sort of person that has both time and energy to donate to a disability services organisation that undertakes incredible work? Do you have marketing, digital or social media skills that an NFP would find very valuable?