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Gold Coast Hot Topics

Gold Coast Hot Topics is a group run by and for people with an intellectual disability. People with intellectual disabilities on the Gold Coast are welcome to attend our meetings.

If you join our group you get to:

  • Talk about what matters to you
  • Share information about your life experience as a person with a disability
  • Learn about the NDIS
  • Hear from guest speakers
  • Make new friends

Our Projects

Gold Coast Hot Topics’ projects include:

  • Getting ready for the NDIS
  • Managing our health
  • Sharing information on how to budget

QDN Self Advocacy Group Processes

Brisbane Hot Topics – How Self Advocacy Makes a Difference

Brisbane Hot Topics – Why Self Advocacy is important


“It’s important for people with intellectual disability to have a voice and be able to discuss issues.”

“People with intellectual disability aren’t useless! We can contribute.”

Meeting Location

Room F2
Southport Community Centre,
6 Lawson Street

Meeting Times

First Friday of the month

Meeting: 6.30pm – 8.30pm

Contact People

Robert Ellis, Group Convenor – 1300 363 783 or (07) 3252 8566

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