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Becoming a member
We encourage you to become a member of Women with Disabilities Victoria. More information on how to become a member is located below.
Contributing to our Newsletters
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If you have any questions about getting involved with Women with Disabilities Victoria please get in touch with us. Our details are on the Contact Us page.
Members can contribute to Women with Disabilities Victoria in the following ways:
- Become involved in one of our leadership programs designed to promote sharing leadership skills.
- Sharing information with other women through our e-newsletter and email bulletins.
- Representing women with disabilities on Boards, Committees and forums. These opportunities are circulated to members who have an interest in a particular field.
- Contributing to government submissions, representations to government and organisations and presentation of conference papers.
Is there a cost to join?
Full membership is available to women with disabilities in Victoria. Full membership is free.
Associate membership is open to individuals and/or organisations supportive of the aims of Women with Disabilities Victoria and enables exchange of knowledge, and participation with Women with Disabilities Victoria and its members.
Associate membership is $50 for individuals and $140 for organisations (this includes GST).
How to Join
To become a member of Women with Disabilities Victoria, please:
(2) Then fill it out and send back by either:
Download the form. Save it to your computer. Type your details directly into the forms. Then send back to us by attaching the completed documents to an email. Our email address is: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download the form. Print out and fill in your details.
Fax it to us using this number: 03 9663 7955
Download the form. Print out and fill in your details. Send to our postal address:
GPO Box 1160, Melbourne VIC 3001, Australia
All personal information collected by Women with Disabilities Victoria is protected by Privacy Legislation and will only be used for the purposes for which it is requested.
Expense Reimbursement Form
For use by Women with Disabilities Victoria Representatives & Board Members
Statement by a Supplier Form (ATO)
To be filled out and accompany each reimbursement claim. This is required by the Australian Tax Office where individuals do not have their own ABN.
Women with Disabilities Victoria is a vibrant organisation of women with disabilities working for women with disabilities in Victoria. We have a disability friendly work environment and encourage women with disabilities to apply for positions advertised.
19 January 2017:
WOMEN'S ENGAGEMENT AND EMPOWERMENT OFFICERS - Two positions
Position 1: Part-time - 0.7 FTE, 9.5 month contract (to 21 December 2017)
Position 2: Part-time - 0.6 FTE, 11 month contract (to 6 February 2018)
- Are you passionate about advancing the rights of women with disabilities?
- Are you experienced in managing projects, partnership development and delivering innovative empowerment and community development programs?
Women with Disabilities Victoria is looking for two Women's Engagement and Empowerment Officers to deliver aspects of WDV Women's Empowerment Program.
Both positions are responsible for facilitating leadership development of women with disabilities, through:
- (Position 1) - the Enabling Women program, Mentoring program and and Regional/Local Networks/Hubs.
- (Position 2) - the Enabling Young Women program and the Enabling Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Women program.
Further information about the positions is contained in the documents here:
We particularly encourage applications from women with disabilities.
Initial inquiries can be made by phoning Dee Henry, Administration Officer, on 9286 7800.
Applications must address the key selection criteria, include a current resume, be marked confidential and can be emailed to email@example.com or posted to Akii Ngo, Program Manager, Women's Empowerment Program, Women with Disabilities Victoria, GPO Box 1160, Melbourne, Vic. 3001.
Applications close at 9:00 am on Monday 6th February 2017.
It is anticipated that interviews will be held in the week of 13th February 2017.
Women with Disabilities Victoria welcomes the assistance of skilled volunteers and pro bono supporters in helping us to further our objectives. If you or your organisation have high-level skills to offer, we would love to hear from you!
We gratefully acknowledge the support of our past volunteers and probono supporters.
Women with Disabilities Victoria is a not-for-profit charity organisation. We gratefully accept monetary donations to support our work
Donations of $2.00 or more are tax deductible.
When making a donation, please download and complete a Donations Form and send it (by email, fax, post or person) to us via the contact details below:
Fax: (03) 9663 7955
Women with Disabilities Victoria, GPO Box 1160, Melbourne VIC 3001
In Person (Street Address):
Level 9/255 Bourke Street, Melbourne (near cnr Swanston and Bourke Streets)
Women with Disabilities Victoria donors are recognised in our Annual Report. If you feel this to be inappropriate, however, please let us know.
Donations of $2.00 or more are tax deductible. Receipts are issued automatically if you donate online or will be sent to your nominated postal or email address, if donating by another method.
Thank you for your support.
Payments and financial contributions to Women with Disabilities Victoria can be done in a number of ways, depending on your preference:
- By cheque or money order, made out to 'Women with Disabilities Victoria Inc', to our postal address.
- In cash (at our office only)
- By deposit or direct credit / electronic funds transfer (EFT) into our Mecu bank account:
Name Women with Disabilities Victoria
BSB 313 140 | Account No. 12034898
Bank MECU (Kew, 222 High St, VIC)
In addition to the above options:
- Donations (only) can also be made online with a credit card at www.givenow.com.au/wdv
- Associate Memberships (only) can be made online through PayPal:
You can pay out of an established PayPal account or from your savings or credit card account.PayPal is secure, free to join and there are no fees involved for making payments. To find out more about PayPal, go to: www.paypal.com.au/au or just select your membership type (organisation $50 / individual $20)* below to make a payment. *Amounts inclusive of GST