As the peak body representing people with neuromuscular conditions, Muscular Dystrophy Foundation Australia is committed to advocating on behalf of our community to influence improved health, social and economic outcomes. ‘

Working with our members and advocacy partners, our advocacy work includes regular representations and submission responses to the Australian Government. Additionally, we work collaboratively with other organisations at a national and international level where a common purpose exists.

Examples of our advocacy work, can be downloaded below, including:

Our submission to the Inquiry into independent assessments under the NDIS.

Our position on people who are diagnosed at aged over 65 and their ineligibility for an NDIS package.