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Reinforce have a large collection of resources and information. Some of the resources are free, some have a small cost and some can be borrowed.
Here is a list of some of our resources:

Members Stories


  • Friends – friends meet in a coffee shop and learn about self advocacy groups
  • Greetings from Reinforce – Reinforce members talk about Reinforce and Self Advocacy
  • Meetings tapes – made in the “80’s these DVD’s teach about holding meetings
  • Spreading the Word – four short DVD’s talking about choices in accommodation, recreation services and work
  • Finding my feet – a young woman makes her own choices and decisions in life
  • Assertiveness – 2 DVD’s that show short stories of people learning to speak up for themselves
  • My House My Home My Rights in a CRU – A DVD for training people in CRUs about their rights
  • Meetings 2013 – This DVD is a newer version of how to run meetings

My House My Home My Rights in a CRU

Part One. Duration: 11 minutes

A drama about a bad day in a community residential unit (CRU) . Residents rights are trampled upon. How can things be improved?


Part Two. Duration: 11 minutes

No Strangers Here Project

The Drummond Street Ballad


The Happy Song


  • Self Advocates tell their stories – A book featuring the life stories of self advocates
  • Help me to tell the truth – A young mans experience of abuse and his struggle to be heard
  • Reinforce-final-23-10-13-JF – the history of Self Advocacy in Victoria

Reinforce has a collection of information brochures and handouts. We have other resources if you are interested please phone us.