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People with Disabilities

It’s your life.

We’ll walk alongside you and the people you trust, to help you get what you need to enjoy your life.

Come and talk to us.

We will support you to make decisions so that you have the right range and level of supports for your life. You can use a mix of our supports across the different areas of your life, or just in some areas.

You will always have choice and control.

Other resources:

The DVD “National Disability Advocacy Program, Advocacy for people with disability” was created by the Department of Social Services.

Learn more about advocacy for people with a disability and watch the DVD here. This link will take you to an external website.

Downloads

Your Life brochure

Support options for people with a disability 

  • Advocacy

    This free, independent and confidential support service for people with disabilities, their family members and carers is provided by UnitingCare West and Sussex Street Community Law Service Inc.

  • Community Options North & Central

    Community Options provides support and respite for persons with disabilities and their carers.

  • Community Options South (Take Time)

    The Take Time program supports adults with disabilities to maintain their independence and wellness by participating in community-based social and recreational activities. It also provides respite opportunities for carers.

  • Futures

    This service provides long-term foster care placements to children and young people with disabilities who can’t remain in the care of their own families.

  • Your Home: Shared Accommodation

    This service provides person-centred support for adults with a disability.

  • Your Home: Supported Living

    This service provides a range of assistance to families and carers who provide support to a household member with a disability.

  • Your Plan

    This program will assist you in developing and reaching your life goals.

  • Your Time

    This program offers meaningful and structured activities for people who, due to their disability, cannot work over 20 hours per week.

  • Community Options

    Community Options supports people living with a disability to maintain their independence and wellness by participating in community-based activities.

  • NDIS

    UnitingCare West is registered to deliver supports to participants of the NDIS and NDIS My Way. Each participant in the schemes will have an individualised plan that identifies the outcomes they wish to achieve.

  • Great Southern Services