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If you have any questions about coronavirus (COVID-19) and how it’s affecting people with disability, you can call the Disability Information Helpline.
The Disability Information Helpline provides information and referrals for people with disability, their families, carers and supporters. The Helpline is free, private and fact-checked.
Helpline staff can answer your questions about:
They can also:
Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm (AEST) and Saturday and Sunday 9am to 7pm (AEST).
It’s not available on national public holidays.
If you’re deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can call the National Relay Service on 133 677.
If you need support in another language, you can use the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) free of charge by calling:
There is also now a livechat option available on the Ideas website. You can see the button in the bottom right corner of the web page.
The Australian Government funds the Disability Information Helpline. You can find more information about the Helpline on the Department of Social Services website