Support Services for People with a Disability
For people under 65 years
* Supports people with a disability (aged 9 - 64 years), their families and carers. You will have access to a co-ordinator ("Linker") who will work with you to help plan for your future, and build on your strengths and skills to develop networks within your community.
For further information contact:
Uniting Care NSW/ACT: ability firstname.lastname@example.org Ph: 8830 0768
Settlement Services International: email@example.com Ph: 8799 6700
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will be available for people who meet the access requirements from 1 July 2016 in the Northern Sydney area. Eligible people will be able to access services and supports via the NDIS. For further information on the NDIS roll-out and access criteria contact 1800 800 110 or visit www.ndis.gov.au
* The NSW Department of Family & Community Services will continue to provide a range of services and accommodation options for people with a disability under 65 years of age until 30 June 2018. For further information contact: www.adhc.nsw.gov.au or Ph 9407 1650 Eligibility criteria apply.