Director of Advocacy
NSW Council for Intellectual Disability
Aine Healy is the Executive Director of Advocacy of NSWCID. She plays a key role in establishing and maintaining local, state-wide, and national connections on key policy issues, establishing strategic directions, and ensuring that NSWCID is both responsive to the concerns of people with intellectual disability and led by them. She has a long history of working in partnership with people with cognitive disability and combines those skills with strengths in network development, collaborative partnering with government and non-government agencies, and systemic advocacy on issues of importance to people with intellectual disability. Aine has completed studies in sociology, disability, community services, and accessible communication. In 2012 she completed the Sydney Leadership program.