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This video is about being an advocate for your child with disability. Parents talk about finding information, and planning and coordinating treatments for their child. Being an advocate means representing your child and speaking up when your child can’t. It’s a demanding role but also a fulfilling one.
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  • Last updated or reviewed 07-10-2015
  • Acknowledgements

    This content was funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services and developed in collaboration with the Better Start Initiative.

    The Raising Children Network invites organisations and individuals to download and add this parenting video to their websites free of charge. The video must not be edited and must appear with the following statement:
    Sourced from the Raising Children website, Australia’s trusted parenting website. For more parenting information, visit

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