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Celebrating International Day of People with Disability

28 November 2017 Wesley Mission news

Sunday 3 December is International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD)a United Nations sanctioned day to celebrate people with disability. IDPwD aims to increase public awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability and celebrate their achievements.

From Humpty Doo to Hornsby, hundreds of community events are being held around the nation. Come celebrate with us at any of the below events.

Celebrate with us

These events will be delivered in partnership with local council and network partners. We'd love to see you there!

Caring for Yourself

Canterbury – Bankstown Council

Live entertainment, singing, dancing, food, wildlife, photo booths and video wall!
Date: Thursday 30 November 2017
Venue: Canterbury Leagues Club
Time: 10.30 am - 2 pm

Celebrations of IDPwD

Georges River Council

Art exhibition, High tea and all access film festival
Date: 4 - 6 December 2017
Venue: Civic Theatre and Hurstville Westfield - Macmahon St, Hurstville
Time: 10 am - 2 pm

IDPwD celebrations

Strathfield Council

Fun and games as we celebrate diversity and acceptance!
Date: Saturday 2 December 2017
Venue: The Dutton Centre, Strathfield
Time: 9 am - 2 pm


Burwood Council

Live entertainment, video wall, photo booth, temporary tattoos, wildlife display and free lunch!
Date: Thursday 7 December 2017
Venue: Burwood Park
Time: 10 am - 2 pm