Useful Links

Useful links

Like more info? There are a lot of great resources available to help you. Below are links to information we’re most often asked about.

If what you’re looking for isn’t here, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. We’d be delighted to help

Intellectual Disability

Down Syndrome Association of NSW
NSW Council for Intellectual Disability
Autism Association of NSW

 

 Disability Rights & Advocacy

Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS)
The Council of Social Service of NSW (NCOSS)
Disability Rights Unit, Human Rights & Equal Opportunity Commission
NSW Anti-Discrimination Board

NDIS

National Disability Insurance Scheme
Every Australian Counts 

 Mental Health

Mental Health Coordinating Council
Mental Health Council of Australia 

General Information

ACROD National Office 
ACROD NSW 
People with Disabilities NSW 
Physical Disability Council of NSW
Women with Disabilities Australia 
National Council on Intellectual Disability 
National Ethnic Disability Alliance 
NSW Council for International Disability
Disability Council of New South Wales
Centre for Developmental Disability Studies 

 

 

 

 

State & Commonwealth Government Departments

NSW Ageing and Disability & Home Care Department (ADHC)
Commonwealth Department of Family & Community Services 
National Disability Advisory Council 
Community Services Commission 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Information about Employment

Employers Making a Difference
Council for Equal Opportunity in Employment 

Information about Ageing

Council on the Ageing and National Seniors (Australia) 
Alzheimer’s Association of Australia

Information for Carers

Carers NSW
Carers Australia 

 

 

 

 

General Resources/Services

Technical Aid to the Disabled 
City of Sydney – disability access in Sydney 
Disability Resources
Information on Disability-Equipment Access Service Inc
Complaints Resolution and Referral Service (CRRS)
Australian Disability Support Workers Group