For people with disability
Programs and services for people with disability
For service providers
Programs and services for service providers to people with disability
Government & International
Government and international programs and services relevant to people with disability
Consultation and Advocacy
The National People with Disabilities and Carer Council and a number of national peak disability organisations advise Government on issues for people with disability.
Respite and Support
Young Carers Respite and Information Services Program
Respite and information services for young carers up to 25 years of age.
Respite Support for Carers of Young People with Severe or Profound Disability Program
Immediate and short-term respite for carers of young people with a severe or profound disability
MyTime Peer Support Groups for Parents of Young Children with Disability
An Australia-wide network of peer support groups for parents and carers of young children with disability or a chronic medical condition.
National Carer Awareness Campaign – Care Aware
The Care Aware campaign aims to raise awareness, recognition, support and appreciation of the 2.6 million Australians who provide unpaid care and support to family members and friends.
Special Disability Trusts
Information and guidance to assist family members who have the means to make private financial provision for the needs of a family member with severe disability.
Future planning: people with a disability - Information Package
Booklets, speakers kit and Special Disability Trust information for families planning for the future of a family member with disability.
Future planning: other sources of support
Information and contact details for other organisations that provide useful sources of support for families considering options for the future care of a person with disability.