Our human rights are protected in a variety of complex and ad hoc ways in Australia.
Disability Law Queensland can assist with advice and representation in relation to discrimination matters. We can also provide advice in relation to options to hold others accountable when other human rights are limited.
Peter is 35. Peter is a quiet and sensitive man who enjoys listening to music. Peter has profound physical disabilities that mean that it is difficult to assess his cognitive abilities.
Peter spends 3 days per week doing activities at a support service.
Peter’s mother becomes aware that his support workers have been speaking about Peter in a derogatory and humiliating way in front of him. She wants to find out what she can do to hold the support service and workers accountable for their failure to consider and respect Peter.
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