Establishing better links and coordination between disability services operating in the Macarthur region.

The Network works towards raising community awareness of people with disabilities and improvement of services.

Meetings are held every 6 weeks at different locations throughout the Macarthur region.

The Network encourages community feedback from people with disabilities and their carers/advocates to improve coordination between services.

Network Achievements

  • Macarthur Disability Expo held biannually
  • Disability awareness events in the community
  • Regular information exchange between providers using ListServ
  • Establishment of Network Action Group (NAG)
  • Establishment of MDN Steering Committee
  • Increased networking between NDIS providers

For further information please contact the MDN Steering committee by email: mdncommittee@lists.uws.edu.au or call the Community Development Coordinator at MDS on (02) 4621 8400

  • Macarthur Disability Network has a strong marketing and promotions strategy backed by this year’s sponsors to attract current and potential customers to the Expo
  • Local media advertising in the Macarthur, Liverpool and Southern Highlands regions
  • Macarthur Disability Expo website and Facebook page
  • Glossy colour brochure to be distributed through all disability services in Macarthur and beyond and displayed at venues frequented by people with disability and their families
  • Colour poster to produced and displayed by all services and most public venues across Macarthur and nearby regions
  • Attractive lucky door prizes to attract public attendance
  • Advertising in most Macarthur Disability Network’s member websites
  • Access to hundreds of people with disability and families at the Expo
  • Professional upmarket venue and floor plan, including 2 technicians to ensure quality sound and ongoing video displays
  • Networking opportunity with senior NDIA, and other services and providers of special equipment
  • To be seen as an active service and/or provider for people with disability in the Macarthur
  • The opportunity to show case your services and/or products
Not for profit organisations and government funded community groups        $200
Commercial organisations and government departments                                $300
Stall registration for the 2018 MDN is currently closed.
Sponsor registration for the 2018 MDN is currently closed.