First People’s Disability Network – Submission to the Royal Commission

Traditionally First Nations People with disability were cared for, supported and considered to be a valued and contributing part of their community, however, the practice of removing Australia’s First Peoples from their traditional lands and forcibly placing people into missions, destroyed family and community structure, with enforced colonial teachings and cultural restrictions impacting on many traditional beliefs and practices.

First Peoples Disability Network Australia

First Peoples Disability Network Australia have prepared a video submission to the Disability Royal Commission. Watch it below: