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Develop, support, promote disability leaders

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Disability Leadership Institute
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The Disability Leadership Institute provides leadership development, support and promotion for disability leaders.
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Disability Leaders
We are the world's first disability owned and led disability leadership development organisation.

The DLI provides leadership programs that consider your disability as an asset, while surrounded by a supportive community of disability leaders. The DLI promotes our members when they are in the news or appointed to positions. We like to share what disability leaders are up to.

As a fully virtual organisation, we offer membership to disability leaders all over the world. Membership is open to all disabled people everywhere and at all levels.

The DLI also offers Entrepreneurs Membership to disability entrepreneurs. Be part of a supportive community while learning and growing our businesses together.

Check out our online courses and programs.

leadership development
leadership coaching
leadership assessments
members community of practice
entrepreneurs community

DLI Consulting

Our range of specialist consulting and training is designed to support you to support your emerging and established disability leaders.
DLI Consulting uses only disabled people, across the broad expertise of the DLI membership, to work with your organisation by delivering workshops, specialist coaching, and organisational change management.
The DLI is home to the National Register of Disability Leaders - share your opportunities with disability leaders to find the leader you are looking for.

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we prefer video meetings
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Disability Leadership Institute
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GPO Box 28, Canberra ACT
2601
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Business Genre
Short Business Description
Disability consultancy, public speaking & journalism
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• Consultancy about disability issues, including accessibility, inclusion, and universal design, with strong focus on deafblindness, blindness, and low vision, in addition to disability more broadly.
• Expertise in disability policy, advocacy and human rights. Passion for education and emergency planning and response (e.g., COVID-19, bushfires etc.)
• Public speaking and journalism focussed on disability matters.

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Brisbane, Queensland
Tricia Malowney Consulting
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I am a confident public speaker provide co-design and facilitation services, locally, nationally and internationally. I specialise in coaching, mentoring and confidence building for people with disabilities
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+61400640624
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Tricia Malowney
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178 Wantirna Road, Ringwood, Vic
3134
Yenn Purkis advocacy
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Yenn Purkis is an Autistic and ADHD author, advocate and presenter. They are also non-binary and Asexual and have a psychosocial disability. Yenn is the author of 17 published books and has given presentations all over the world. Yenn's business involves giving presentations, writing, consultancy and coaching and mentoring.
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Yenn Purkis can provide presentations, writing in many formats, consultation services, mentoring and coaching. Yenn has worked with a large number of organisations to support them in relation to inclusion and respect for neurodivergent folks and those with psychosocial disability.

Yenn has been working in the advocacy and inclusion space for over 20 years, They have (currently) 17 published books and have given talks all over the world. Yenn has given two TEDx talks (2013 about resilience and 2023 about gender diversity and autism). Yenn can tailor presentations and writing to the needs of the audience and is flexible to the needs of the customer.

Yenn can from a strong perspective of the social model of disability and all their work is informed by the concept of 'different not less. They are also non-binary and asexual and identify strongly in the Queer pride space. Their work encompasses an intersectionality approach.

Yenn works with a number of organisations around inclusion in the disability and neurodiversity and Queer pride spaces. Yenn is highly proficient and professional and has a significant work ethic and a sense of pride in all they do.

Yenn's fees are reasonable - feel free to contact them for a quote.

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+61 0423624070
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41/43 Hibberson Street, Gungahlin ACT
2912