What is Self Advocacy?

Self Advocacy is about speaking up about your rights and the services and supports you may want or need. It's about having a say about things that are important to you to make change happen. 

Free Membership

You can become a member of Self Advocacy WA (SAWA) if you are:

  • A person with disability living in Western Australia
  • At least 15 years old

To register your membership, please contact us by email or phone

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 08 9420 7279
Country: 1800 193 331

If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the National Relay Service on 133 677. 

Membership Activities

SAWA runs meetings, workshops and forums on topics that are important to members; such as access to employment, health services, housing, transport, justice, support services and the NDIS. SAWA members also enjoy social activities and events. 


SAWA members network with other groups, government services, organisations and businesses to share ideas to improve access and inclusion.