We offer a complete range of services to equip your organisation to become industry leaders in accessible and inclusive practice. We bring together the expertise of people with intellectual disability with our skilled trainers, designers, consultants and easy read experts. We work with business, Government and community organisations.
We offer the following services individually or in combination as part of a package.
"I think you are a genius making such a complicated plan into something simple to understand."
- Council Community Development Officer, Shoalhaven City Council
We can review your current practices and develop a strategy to make your organisation more inclusive and accessible. We work directly with you and your staff to provide training and best practice models, and implement services that will set you apart from the competition.
Organisations we have worked with include: University of Technology Sydney, NSW Electoral Office, City of Sydney, Shoalhaven City Council.
Example: We ran a consultation and focus groups with young people with intellectual disability to help the University of Technology Sydney to identify key priorities for inclusion and access to technology, social programs and employment.
In our Easy Read training you will learn how to make your documents and communications easier to read. Easy Read will help you to connect better with all your customers.
We run regular workshops at our central Sydney office. Or we can come to your workplace to train your staff.
Please note that we charge a fee for our Easy Read training.
“Easy Read is important. We need the words and the pictures – they can tell us a lot of things. It means I don’t miss out on anything, I can understand and I’m included”.
- Robert Strike, CID member
With 44 percent of Australian adults (7.3 million) having low level literacy skills (ABS, 2013), Easy Read versions of your important documents are beneficial for a significant portion of society, including people with disability, older audiences, people with English as a second language, people with low literacy levels, and even people who are time poor.
Easy Read is the use of clear everyday language matched with images or symbols, to ensure clear understanding for everyone. We create or translate everything from website content to surveys, promotional materials to workbooks. We also offer training in how to apply Easy Read techniques.