A significant aspect of the good life is being in control of your own choices and decision making. Supported decision making is about recognising the importance of individual autonomy and the need to support capacity rather than default to substitute decision making.
Advokit - Supported Decision Making Disability Advocacy Network Australia
It's My Choice! - The Principles of Choice Inclusion Melbourne
Principles for decision making supporters ADACAS Advocacy, ACT
Supported Decision Making videos Western Australia
Supported Decision Making resources Western Australia
The Jenny Hatch Justice Project
Jenny Hatch is a woman with an intellectual disability who courageously won her battle through the American courts to make her own decisions with trusted support and get her life back in the community and with the people she loves.
Learn about the work inspired by Jenny’s fight to assist others in the future.