Services for People with Disability

Disability Gateway

The Disability Gateway provides information and services to help people with disability, their family, friends and carers, to find the support they need in Australia. 

Topics covered include health, housing, employment, transport and everyday living.

To find out more visit the Disability Gateway website.

National Relay Service

The National Relay Service is a government initiative that allows people who are deaf, hard of hearing and/or have a speech impairment to make and receive phone calls.

To find out more visit the National Relay Service website.

Translating and Interpreting Service

Translating and Interpreting Service is an interpreting service provided by the Department of Home Affairs for people who do not speak English and for agencies and businesses that need to communicate with their non-English speaking clients.

To find out more visit the Translating and Interpreting Service website.

Befriend

Befriend is a social enterprise sparking inclusive, connected communities. They work in partnership with government, community organisations and local residents to nurture communities where all people belong.

To find out more visit the Befriend website.

Brightwater Group - NDIS Toolkit

The Brightwater Group assist people to stay at home for longer and encourage an independent life. The NDIS Toolkit helps guide individuals with disability and their support network to effectively plan for the NDIS and the supports they need to remain in the home for longer.

To find out more visit the Brightwater Group website.

CLAN Midland

CLAN Midland provides support to enhance skills and the quality of the home environment for parents and families with children under the age of 18 years. They focus on increasing family functioning, reducing risk factors and strengthening protective factors. 

To find out more visit the CLAN Midland website.

Connect Groups

ConnectGroups aims to help people help each other by providing support groups with links to community networks and information; assistance with group development & management; support with community resources & services; and individual & group skills training.

To find out more visit the Connect Groups website.

Edge Employment Solutions

An employment agency for people with disability, Edge ensures people of all abilities are empowered to work, through high quality on-the-job training, employment support and workplace modifications.

To find out more visit the Edge Employment Solutions website.

Essential Personnel

Provides services and support to individuals in Perth Metro and the Wheatbelt of Western Australia. They support people to overcome barriers in achieving their lifestyle and employment goals by putting the person first.

To find out more visit the Essential Personnel website.

Housing Options for People with Disability

The Department of Communities offers a range of housing options to help people with disabilities access appropriate and affordable housing.

To find out more visit the Department of Communities website.

Identitywa

Identitywa works in partnership with individuals and families to build a community where people with disability enjoy a fulfilled life.

To find out more visit the Identitywa website.

Inclusion WA

Inclusion WA works alongside individuals, community groups and government organisations to facilitate social inclusion.

To find out more visit the Inclusion WA website.

Intelife Group

Intelife provides outcome-focused programs and services to individuals, carers and businesses. Their work enables people with disability to live a life of fulfilment in communities where inclusion is fostered and encouraged.

To find out more visit the Intelife Group website.

Job Access

JobAccess is the national hub for workplace and employment information for people with disability, employers and service providers.

To find out more visit the JobAccess website.

Liveable Housing Information (Accessible and Inclusive homes)

Universal design is used to create buildings, products and environments that are usable and effective for everyone, to the greatest extent possible, without the need for adaptation or specialised design.

To find out more visit the Department of Communities website.

Mental Illness Fellowship of WA

A community mental health provider who offer information and practical support. Talk with them about the NDIS, how it works and what it can offer you.

To find out more visit the Mental Illness Fellowship WA website.

Mission Australia Local Area Co-ordination Service

Mission Australia's NDIS Local Area Co-ordination Service helps people with disability to understand and access the NDIS, and create, implement and review their NDIS support plan.

To find out more visit the Mission Australia website.

NDIS

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is an independent statutory agency whose role is to implement the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). The NDIS supports a better life for hundreds of thousands of Australians with a significant and permanent disability, and their families and carers.

To find out more visit the NDIS website.

NDIS - COVID-19 Information 

During this period associated with the Coronavirus (COVID-19), some participants may have questions about their NDIS plans or services they may need during this time. Mission Australia is still available to answer questions relating to plans or the implementation of plans.

To find out more visit the NDIS website.

One 2 One

Provides individually tailored disability support services in partnership with people who are seeking real choice and control over their own lives, and their NDIS funded supports.

To find out more visit the One 2 One website.

Rise Network

Delivers services under the NDIS and helps people with disability every step of the way to understand, apply for and use the funding in a way that suits the individual. Rise also has a range of accommodation options for people with disability throughout Perth.

To find out more visit the Rise Network website.

St Judes Disability Services

St Jude’s is a NDIS disability service provider, offering an expansive range of disability services across the Perth metro area and WA’s South-West.

To find out more visit the St Judes Disability Services website.

Therapy Focus

Provides a range of professional therapy services within 5 age groups: Early Childhood, School Aged, Teenagers, Young Adults and Adults.

To find out more visit the Therapy Focus website.

WA Disability Enterprises

Western Australian Disability Enterprises (WADEs) are a collection of eight like-minded organisations operating across a diverse range of industries providing quality products and services. WADE also provide employment opportunities for more than 2000 Western Australians with disability and mental illness in a supported environment.

To find out more visit the WA Disability Enterprises website.

Workpower

Support individuals and families to achieve outcomes that matter, creating opportunities that enable them to lead more fulfilling lives within their local community, and to recognise their valuable contribution to society.

To find out more visit the Workpower website.