External Links

This page provides links for helpful information on a variety of services to people with a disability.

Ageing, Disability and Home Care (ADHC)
Ageing, Disability and Home Care (ADHC) is part of the Department of Family and Community Services. The aim of the Department is to provide better and more integrated services for vulnerable client groups in NSW.

Association for Children with a Disability
Providing information and support to families of children or young adults with any type of disability across NSW.

Australian Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology Association (ARATA)
ARATA is a national association whose purpose is to serve as a forum for information sharing and liaison between people who are involved with the use, prescription, customisation, supply and ongoing support of assistive technology.

Cerebral Palsy Alliance
The services they provide include therapy and health services, recreation and sport, counseling, respite and employment services.

Independent Living Centre
The ILC purpose is to provide impartial advice, information and leadership on assistive technology that builds possibilities for choice.

Information on Disability & Education Awareness Service (IDEAS)
The IDEAS website provides a high quality accessible web portal for people with disability and people with age related disability, their families, carers and other supporters to access and search for information that promotes their independence.

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is an independent statutory agency, whose role is to implement the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), which will support people with permanent and significant disability, their families and carers.

National Disability Services
National Disability Services is the Australian peak body for non-government disability services.

National Relay Service
The National Relay Service is an Australia-wide phone service for people who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment. It is also available to anyone who wants to call a person with a hearing or speech impairment.

Northcott Disability Services
Northcott help people with disabilities to achieve their aspirations through services including employment and life skills, accommodation, therapy, recreation and respite, equipment and technology and individual and family support.

Therapy Choices
This site is a guide to choosing and finding the right therapist to enable you to reach your goal more easily or quickly.