• 2020 OPA Annual Report tabled

    2020 OPA Annual Report tabled

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  • Community Visitors Annual Report tabled in Parliament

    Community Visitors Annual Report tabled in Parliament

    Public Advocate calls for overhaul of SRS sector to address abuse and neglect of vulnerable Victorians.

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  • Position statement: NDIS Independent Assessments

    Position statement: NDIS Independent Assessments

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  • UPDATED: Guide to supported decision-making in Victoria

    UPDATED: Guide to supported decision-making in Victoria

    Includes new roles of supportive guardian and supportive administrator

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  • Questions for your lawyer

    Questions for your lawyer

    Information to help you to prepare to see a lawyer about future planning.

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  • What does my administrator do? Easy read

    What does my administrator do? Easy read

    Download our new Easy Read resource.

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Violence in Group Homes coverRoyal Comission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of people with disability 

The Public Advocate and two Community Visitors appeared as witnesses in December 2019 and OPA has prepared written submissions on the following topics:

  • Group Homes
  • Health Care for People with Cognitive Disability
  • Criminal Justice System

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