To challenge and change everyone’s thinking, attitudes and behaviour due to the lack of understanding of people with disability caused by prevailing negative stereotypes and life-limiting assumptions, particularly through the media.
To live in an Australia in which people with disability are welcomed and fully included on an equal basis in every aspect of life.
To shape a new understanding of disability throughout Australia through the promotion and development of media content that provides a realistic portrayal of people with disability. In particular, through the creation of a television documentary series with real stories of people with disability told in their own way.
Attitude Foundation Limited was established in 2014 by people who are passionate about the inclusion of people with disability in society.
Our Board and Staff hold extensive experience in disability, human rights, not-for-profit organisations and the media.
Corporate information and structure
The Foundation is a not-for-profit, public benevolent institution and a company limited by guarantee.
Our ABN is 67 600 518 223
Our registered office is: Suite 317, 185 Elizabeth St, Sydney NSW 2000
The Constitution of Attitude Foundation Limited outlines how we are governed.
We bank with ANZ, who is also our Founding Sponsor.
Our auditor is BDJ Partners.
Fundraising and tax concessions
The Foundation is endorsed by the Australian Tax Office (ATO) as an Item 1 Deductible Gift Recipient. This means we are eligible to receive funds from Item 2 DGR entities such as philanthropic trusts, foundations and prescribed private funds.
The Attitude Foundation holds Tax Charity Concession status. You can also make a personal donation (all donations of $2 and over are fully tax-deductible).
Our Attitude Foundation Annual Report 2016 outlines some of the activities and events from the 2015-16 financial year.
Other publications, including our media guidelines for portraying people with disability are available in the Resources section.