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Advocacy in Tasmania

The Speak Out Association of Tasmania, also known as Speak Out, is an advocacy service for people with disability, and a membership organisation for people with intellectual disability.

Our aim

Is to develop a respectful and inclusive community for people living with a disability.

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Who We Are

Speak Out is a state-wide advocacy service for people with disability.

We are also a membership organisation for people with intellectual disability.

We aim to develop a respectful and inclusive community for people living with a disability. We do this by promoting and defending rights through our advocacy work, good governance that includes people with intellectual disability; and building the capacity of communities.

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COVID-19 information and the COVID Safe App

How to Stay Safe – And Keep Others Safe

Get the latest information from the Department of Health about the Coronavirus.

Watch the video resource:
Watch the COVID-19 video here

Read about the latest Coronavirus rules (Stage 2 Easy COVID Roadmap, updated June 2020):
Download the document here (.doc, 5.1Mb)

COVID-19 Safe App:

Please watch the video below for information about the government App for your mobile phone.
Watch the COVID-19 Safe App video here

For further information from us about COVID-19
please email:

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Who can we help?

Speak Out may be able to help people with all types of disabilities, an in need of support services to help you. 

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We may not be able to assist if

At Speak Out, we assist those who need it most – and sometimes there is another service that is better able to meet your needs.

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Contact Speak Out

We have offices around Tasmania, including Hobart, Launceston and Burnie. You can find all our contact information on our contact page.

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SpeakOut Video

Decisions, Decisions, Decisions

SpeakOut has developed a video that teaches young people about choice and decision making.

Link to video