Disability Services

Community Access Service
http://bancnsw.org.au/banc-services/community-access-service/

A day program for people with a mild to moderate intellectual disability

Ph: 47 87 5684

Commonwealth Respite Carelink Centres
one-stop-shop for information on aged and disability care available. Includes emergency respite service.
www.commcarelink.health.gov.au
Commonwealth Department of Health & Ageing
for general information www.health.gov.au or for information specifically on ageing.
www.agedcareaustralia.gov.au
Healthinsite
government site with a range of health & wellbeing information
www.healthinsite.gov.au
Family & Community Services – Ageing, Disability & Home Care 
lists initiatives and government services.
www.adhc.nsw.gov.au
Disability Council of NSW
great news and information on disability issues.
www.disabilitycouncil.nsw.gov.au
Carers Australia
including counselling, advice, advocacy, education and training.
www.carersaustralia.com.au
Department of Veterans’ Affairs
includes information on Veterans’ Home Care.
www.dva.gov.au
Alzheimers Association
great resource for information on all aspects of dementia.
www.alzheimers.org.au
Senior’s Card
Register for this free service which including concessions.
www.seniorscard.nsw.gov.au
Council on the Ageing
a leading seniors’ organisation.
www.cotansw.com.au
Office of the Privacy Commissioner
all about protecting information about you.
www.privacy.gov.au

People With Disability Australia 1800 422 015 or TTY 1800 422 016 Provides free information and advocacy for people living with disabilities.

IDEAS (Information on Disability & Education Awareness Services) 1800 029 904 IDEAS (information on Disability & Education Awareness Services) operates a telephone support and information line that provides people living with disability with easy access to disability and age related services, information and resources. They can assist individuals, organisations and professionals in locating hard-find-information.