Willing to Work consultation – Older Australians, 2 & 3 November, Adelaide and Port Lincoln

The Hon. Susan Ryan AO, Age and Disability Discrimination Commissioner, invites you and your colleagues to attend a group consultation in Adelaide and Port Lincoln as part of the Australian Human Rights Commission’s Willing to Work Inquiry into Employment Discrimination Against Older Australians and Australians with Disability.

Please feel free to forward this invitation on the any individuals or organisations that you believe may be interested in attending a consultation.

We are interested in hearing about your understanding and experiences of the barriers faced by older Australians and people with disability in employment and your suggestions for change, including best practice examples. In particular we would like to hear about your understanding of the specific challenges faced by members of your local community.

If you have any access or support requirements please let us know by emailing ageanddisabilityinquiry@humanrights.gov.au.

For further information about the Inquiry including information on how to make a written submission please visit: www.humanrights.gov.au/willing-to-work.

When: Monday 2 November
Where: Department of Social Services, Level 18 Conference Room, 11 Waymouth Street Adelaide

Older Australian (11.00 am to 12.00 pm) NB: This consultation is hosted at COTA SA, 16 Hutt St Adelaide
Employers (1.30 pm to 3.00 pm)
Australians with Disability (3.30 pm to 5.00 pm)

Port Lincoln
When: Tuesday 3 November
Where: Port Lincoln Library, 2 London Street, Port Lincoln SA 5606

Employers (10.30 am to 12.00 pm)
Australians with Disability (12.30 pm to 2.30 pm)
Older Australians (3.00 pm to 4.30 pm)