Call your local Regional Advantage Coordinator
Capricornia : 0429 576 099
Mackay : 0417 634 008
Fraser Coast: 0429 834 790
Regional Advantage encourages and supports business leaders and employers in regional Queensland to see ability, to consider diversity and to understand the economic and community advantages of employing people with disability.
1 in 5 people in live with disability. That’s 2.2 million Aussies of working-age. They are significantly under-represented in the workforce despite having the skills, experience and motivation to work.
Disability can be visible or non-visible. Disability can be inherited or acquired. It can be due to illness or injury, and can be temporary or permanent.
Research shows the positive impact people with disability bring to a workplace. Most importantly:
Your local coordinator is here to help.
Pick up the phone or send the team an email. Set up a time for a chat about the advantages of an inclusive and diverse workforce and, above all, the positive impact on your business.
The team can connect you to support to help with role design and workplace modification. Plus, get access to financial incentives, training and ongoing on-site support.