© 2018 by Amy Throssell.

Carers’ Association of W.A.

www.carersaustralia.com.au
Information for carers
Options for parents for children with a disability

Centrelink

www.centrelink.gov.au
Information about payments
Compare payments/benefits
Crisis payments
Centrelink fact sheets
Disability Pension
Carers payments
Information on respite

 

Crosslinks

crosslinksinc.org.au
Family support
Non residential respite
Residential housing
Accommodation funding

Disability Services Commission

www.disability.wa.gov.au
Funding
Accommodation
Service agencies
Disability definitions
Other advocacy agencies

 

Disability First Stop

www.edac.org.au/dfs.php
To assist people with a disability and their families get the help they need within the first 18 months of diagnosis.


Disability in the Arts. Disadvantage in the Arts (DADAA WA)

www.dadaawa.org.au
Arts programs
Funding
Respite care
School engagement and inclusion


Ethnic Disability Advocacy Centre (EDAC)

www.edac.org.au
Support for C.a.L.D. clients
Disability Advocacy
Court representation
Systemic advocacy


Family Support WA Inc

www.familysupportwa.org.au
Information for carers
Options for parents for children with a disability
Information on respite


Headwest

www.headwest.asn.au
Support for head injuries
Disability advocacy
Systemic advocacy
Respite care
First response information


Independent Living Centre

www.ilc.com.au
Aged care
Grants for equipment
Accommodation services
Home modifications


People with Disabilities WA (PWDWA)

www.pwdwa.org
Individual Advocacy
Systemic Advocacy
Disability First Stop Agency


Street Law Centre WA

www.streetlawcentre.org.au
Free legal clinic
Freecall advice line
Debts
Bankruptcy
Discrimination
Guardianship and Administrations applications
Police complaints
Criminal Injuries Compensation
Freedom of Information applications
Fines
Violence Restraining Orders

Uniting Care West

www.unitingcarewest.org.au
Aged Care
Disability Advocacy (IDAP)
Accommodation services