Working Alongside People with Intellectual and Learning Disabilities

Resources and Research


WWILD has endeavoured to provided an extensive list of research articles and reports on issues relevant to people with intellectual or learning disability.


WWILD does not necessarily support the views presented in these articles. If you have any feedback regarding these articles or would like to suggest a resource, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


We have endeavoured to only provide material that is already freely available in the public domain. Otherwise, we have provided references to  articles which are not freely available.


Topics currently available:


Disability Theory

Counselling Resources

Sexual Assault

Vulnerability and Abuse

Domestic Violence

People with Intellectual Disability in the Legal System

Research Methods

Sex Education, Sexual Safety and Sexuality

Drugs and Alcohol

Families of People with an Intellectual Disability

Policy and Legislation

Support Work with People with Intellectual Disabilities

Parents with Intellectual Disabilities



WWILD Sexual Violence Prevention Program is funded by the Department of Communities, QLD. & the WWILD Victims of Crime Disability Training Program is funded by the Department of Justice and Attorney-General, QLD

WWILD Phone: (07) 3262 9877 Email: Address: 211 Hudson Road, WOOLOOWIN QLD 4030 Contact hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm