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Community Disability Alliance Hunter

Building a strong voice together


Building the capacity of peers to develop, organise and lead peer groups and develop peer mentoring relationships that enable peers to share their experiences and learn together.

Training for Peers

We believe in the power of peer support – we bring people with disability together to share information, learn from each other, work on issues that matter and build a movement for action.

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About CDAH

Community Disability Alliance Hunter (CDAH) is a peer support organisation, run for and by people with disability with the support of their allies and families.

At our core is peer support. We are forging new directions and are guided by our vision of an inclusive and just society where people with disability have genuine voice, choice and control. CDAH actively promotes and facilitates peer support to assist people to get the support they need to live the life they choose.

CDAH works toward its vision by providing information, mentoring, peer support, training and development to increase the knowledge, skills and capacity of people with disability and their families, by providing a collective voice and by building the capacity of the community to welcome all people. CDAH believes that people who have shared experiences can offer invaluable support to others who are about to embark on a similar journey.

CDAH’s work is driven by its Board which is made up of people with lived experience of disability.

CDAH is a unique organisation that can speak for people with disability in the Hunter with authenticity and conviction. CDAH is often sought out by health and education departments, the disability services sector and by private industry to gain insight of lived experience of disability in shaping policy and processes.

Our Values

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Peer Led

Accountability, to Ourselves and Others

Diversity and Inclusion

Paying it Forward


Connect with Us

If you have a question or query for us, we would love to hear from you! Please get in touch by submitting a form below, alternatively you can give us a call on 0490 053 454 or email us directly at