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. 

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  • ArtAbility® 2016 and Online Store ArtAbility® 2016 and Online Store

    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

ADEC NDIS Meet and Greet - Register Now

NDIS ready tinyADEC NDIS Meet and Greet – 4 sessions starting September 12th at 10am in Preston.

Occurring every fortnight, these informal meetings are designed to answer your initial questions about the NDIS. They will inform you about how ADEC is planning to provide free support to people living with a disability and their carers, during the preplanning stages of signing up to the scheme.

Art Workshops & Art Inclusion Reminder

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Would you like to participate in ArtAbility® 2016 but need some assistance in creating your art?

Do you want to include some art in our upcoming exhibition?

Do you want to participate in ArtAbility® 2016?


Diverse-City-final-1ADEC is now accepting artwork from individuals and organisations interested in participating in the ArtAbility® 2016 Exhibition.

David Feeney MP Visits ADEC


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Japanese Carer Group Update

carergroupsmADEC’s carer groups provide some excellent opportunities for the participants. The idea of carer groups is to provide some basic respite time and social contact with those who may be in similar situations as yourself.