Discrimination and Bullying against Australians with Disability

Project Details

This project describes the extent of bullying and discrimination experienced by Australians with disability, and the impact on their social and economic participation, as well as their health and wellbeing. The project is a collaboration with the Attitude Foundation  whose focus is to relieve discrimination experienced by Australians with disability and shape a new understanding of disability.

Researchers

Professor Anne Kavanagh, University of Melbourne
Ms Zoe Aitken, University of Melbourne
Dr Tania King, University of Melbourne
A/Professor Naomi Priest, Australian National University
Graeme Innes AM, Attitude Foundation
Professor Gwynnyth Llewellyn, Sydney University

Funding

Disability Research Initiative at the University of Melbourne and the Attitude Foundation

Research Group

Disability and Health Unit


School Research Themes

Disparities, disadvantage and effective health care



Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact the research group leader.

Department / Centre

Centre for Health Equity

Unit / Centre

Disability and Health Unit


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