Action for More Independence & Dignity in Accommodation (amida)

Free services

amida provides advocacy via: telephone advice, information, referral and support, direct advocacy on your behalf and education individually or in groups about your housing rights.

amida provides: Self Advocacy - educates people with disability about their rights and works with them to develop personal skills and confidence to enable them to advocate on their own behalf.

Family Advocacy - is about enabling parents and families to act as advocates with and on behalf of a family member with disability on either a short-term or an issue-specific basis.

Individual Advocacy - seeks to uphold the rights and interests of people with disability on a one-to-one basis by addressing instances of discrimination, abuse and neglect.

NDIS registered?

No

Frequently asked questions

Who is this group for?

AMIDA provides advocacy and assists with rights, accessibility & community living for People with a Disability. AMIDA lobbies for a range of housing options for people with a disability, ensures that housing and support services treat people with disabilities with respect, dignity and justice and ensures there are tenancy rights for people with a disability. AMIDA also ensures better support services, so people can have a decent standard of living in the community and in housing of their choice.

Is there a cost?

Free

Translation services available?

Translater services available

Is the organisation accessible for people with disabilities?

Yes

First Floor, Suite 1.11, Ross House, 247 Flinders Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000

Opening hours

Monday & Tuesday: 9.30am – 5pmWednesday, Thursday & Friday: 9.30am-2.30pm