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About Us

The Physical Disability Council of NSW Inc (PDCN)

– What is Life-Long Physical Disability?facebook

How many people in NSW live with physical disability?

Our philosophy People with physical disabilities: ordinary people: ordinary lives.

Values

PDCN values

  • Integrity

  • Inclusion - within the community

  • Independence - without fear or favour

  • Communication

Constitutional objectives (click here for a copy of the Constitution)

  • To educate, inform and assist people with physical disabilities in New South Wales regarding the range of services, structures and programs available that enable their full participation, equality of opportunity and equality of citizenship;

  • To develop the capacity of people with physical disabilities in New South Wales to advocate for themselves (ie identify their own goals and the confidence to indentify a pathway to achieve their goals);

  • To educate and inform all stakeholders about the needs of people with physical disabilities so they are able to achieve and maintain full participation, equality of opportunity and equality of citizenship.

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PDCN is the peak representative organisation of, and for, people with physical disability across New South Wales. PDCN has a significant majority of people with physical disablity in its membership, its governance (ie Board), and employees.  PDCN is a not-for-profit, non-government organisation.

 

For information about PDCN's policies in relation to Abuse, neglect and exploitation, Complaints, and Discrimination and harassment please go to the Contact Us section of this website

 
 

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