Rights in Action is a non-profit, organisation that provides independent advocacy for people with disabilities who are in vulnerable situations.

We are completely on the side of the person with a disability and will support them where needed.

Rights in Action strongly supports people where we believe an individual has been taken advantage of or their rights have been infringed upon because of their disability.

Rights in Action provides advocacy assistance to people with disabilities who live in Cairns, Yarrabah, Mareeba and Atherton , we also provide assistance for NDIS Appeals for Cairns, Yarrabah, Mareeba and Atherton including Kuranda, Port Douglas, Mossman and Daintrees.

Rights In Action Incorporated is an independent advocacy agency for people with a disability, and part of the National Disability Advocacy Program funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services, and State Government Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors, and Queensland Health.

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Your donation makes a real difference and goes directly towards providing services for the disadvantaged. All donations over $2 are tax deductible.

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About Us

Rights In Action Incorporated (RIA) is a organisation formed in August 2001 to provide independent advocacy
for people with disabilities.

 

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RIA welcomes your membership, donations and bequests to help us maintain our organisations commitment to improving the lives of people with disabilities.

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Self Advocacy Info

Self-Advocacy is when you speak for yourself. It is about understanding  your rights and responsibilities. You may still seek help to find out information to make choices for yourself.
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(07) 4031 7377

Ground Floor, Professional House, 88 Abbott Street Cairns

Monday to Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm