If you aren’t communicating effectively with all your customers, you could be missing out on a lot of business.

Did you know?

One in five people in Australia have a disability & 70% of Australians know someone with disability.

DARE Disability Support is currently developing the ARE YOU INCLUSIVE initiative and are looking for local businesses who would like to get involved. It is a short, easy & free package to help local businesses learn some great skills, giving people in the community better experiences, and increasing business by:

  • Giving you a personal assessment of your business

  • Giving you free training resources

  • Recognising and promoting your inclusiveness

  • Helping people with disabilities, their family and support workers find your business

Learn more about the program HERE.


Benefits to you

  • Unlock potential for new, loyal customers

  • The training can be applied not just to people with disabilities but is helpful for communicating with the elderly and people from non-English speaking backgrounds

  • Increases your social capital

  • Helps to make our region an appealing location for the booming accessible-tourism market

  • Allows you to be part of a positive change while really making a difference to community members lives

    And it’s free!



For more details on our research

I’ve been stuck when a cafe looked user-friendly, but it turned out not to be. That really is important. A coffee is a coffee, a sandwich is a sandwich - having a pleasant experience is what makes the difference
— Mother of a person with autism

Suitable for any business or service

hospitality | trades | retails | emergency services | healthcare | transport recreational | personal care | Government services | and more!


If you’d like to get involved, we’re looking for

  • Businesses to pilot our resource package & provide feedback

  • Businesses that are doing well in this area to be an ambassador for the benefits of running an inclusive business

Please fill in this form and we’ll get back to you shortly.

Alternatively, please contact Dr Annie Brennan on 0414 835 831 or abrennan@daredisability.org.au

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