Protecting and advancing the rights of people with disability related justice issues



Villamanta is a Community Legal Service operating throughout the state of Victoria on disability related legal and justice issues for people who have a disability. Our focus is on intellectual disability.

Villamanta’s mission is to protect and advance the rights of Victorians who have a disability, by advising, informing and representing them and acting as an advocate on disability related legal and justice issues.

This website includes the following information:

About Villamanta

About Villamanta
This section includes details about our mission, vision and values, our funding and our association with Deakin University.


Here you will find information about our staff, volunteers, student assistants, as well as information about how you can get involved.

What we do

What we do
Here you will find information about how we help with disability related issues, our free telephone service, legal assistance, assistance with National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) matters and appeals and casework and our work relating to policy and law reform.

Villamanta and you

Villamanta and You
This section details what you can expect from Villamanta and your rights when dealing with us.

Publications and information

This section provides access to information sheets on a range of disability related topics and free Villamanta publications, useful links, annual reports, our Strategic Plan and other resources .

Contact us

Contact us
Phone numbers, email, mailing address and our location.


News and events

News and events
Includes general news, information about our AGM and other meetings of the committee of management.




The content of the Villamanta Disability Rights Legal Service website is provided for information purposes only. The information contained does not constitute legal advice and you are encouraged to obtain legal advice from a solicitor before taking any steps involving legal proceedings. Villamanta does not accept any liability for loss or damage incurred as a result of reliance placed upon the content of this website.


Villamanta Disability Rights
Legal Service

Deakin University
Waurn Ponds Campus
Building IB, Level 3
75 Pigdons Road
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216

Free Call - Legal Issues Only
1800 014 111

All other calls
(03) 5227 3338

TTY Users
Phone 133 677
then ask for 03 5227 3338
Telephone Typewriter Service

03 5245 7337