We deliver accommodation support services directly as well as fund non-government organisations to provide accommodation support. The department's directly provided accommodation support service is provided by our Accommodation Support and Respite Services.
Information about the Parent Connect initiative on the departments website.
The Community Care Program is funded by the State and is a key provider of community care services to younger people with a disability and their carers.
Our local area coordinators work with people with a disability and their families to help them find the support they need within their local community.
At Disability Services, we provide short-term stays for adults and children with an intellectual disability who are usually cared for by families or other voluntary carers.
Strengthening the capacity of families to care for family members with a disability, as well as for each other.
An early intervention strategy to provide assistance to young people with a disability in their final years of school to plan for their transition from school to adult life.
Support for young adults with a disability leaving school and options available.
The Vehicle Options Subsidy Scheme (VOSS) is aimed at enabling people with disability, their families and carers to participate further in social and economic opportunities in their community.
CAEATI helps eligible people with a disability with the cost of aids, equipment or assistive technologies to support community access, independence and improved quality of life.
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