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|Ability Care Ltd|
At Ability Care, we are committed to enhancing the quality of life of adults and children with an intellectual, physical and/or sensory disability through individualised services and programs that enhance, teach and strengthen each person allowing them to live the life they want. Ability Care is proudly part of an international family of organisations, Community Services Group, collectively committed to supporting and enhancing the quality of life of some of Australia’s most vulnerable. At the forefront of disability, aged care, foster care and family support services, the Community Services Group adopts an innovative, flexible, collaborative and strengths based approach to service provision in a way that gives, but never gives up.
Ability Healthcare & Lovedays - Aged Care EquipmentThreshold ramps, Grab Rails Sanitary & Shower Facilities,Ability Healthcare also offers a selection of three-wheeled scooters and four-wheeled mobility scooters at low prices. With up to 14 different mobility scooters available.
Designer Childen Clothing for Special Needs*Customised products designed or altered to suit your needs.*Sizes range from Children 4 to 16* Comfortable and easy to wear*Designer bibs are waterproof and come in various colours and designs
Ablecare provides support to children and adults with special needs . Ablecare also provides staff to individual clients and organisations who require homecare and disability support services.
The exciting new telephone that displays captions of everything your caller says. Ideal for people with some degree of hearing loss, the Captioned Telephone, or CapTel, works like any other telephone with one important addition: It displays every word the caller says throughout the conversation.With Community Officers available on the Sunshine Coast, Brisbane and Gold Coast, AccessComm is ready to bring CapTel to your community group, home or workplace to show you how it can get you (or someone you know) talking!
Acute Healthcare is an importer of good quality rehabilitation and healthcare products that began in 2005. Its aim is to become a leader in healthcare and residential care facility industries. At Acute Healthcare we believe that this is achievable as we have the necessary resources to meet our clients expectations.
Aftercare is focused on your recovery using Personal Helpers and Mentors. We believe that people can recover from a mental illness and lead happy and rewarding life.What help Aftercare give me?- Improve or get your relationship with family and friends back on track.- Become involved in social or community activities or group.- Cope better with everyday tasks like getting to places on public transport, housekeeping and budgeting.- Access community services like health, housing or family support.- Improve or develop your own personal skills and confidence.- Set and achieve goals to improve your life.
|Aged Care Report Card|
A comprehensive online directory for all aged care homes providing 'Report Cards' and ratings and reviews for these facilities.
|Aidacare - Healthcare Equipment Solutions|
Aidacare is the leading provider of ward based equipment and rehabilitation products to Aged Care facilities, Hospitals, Physio and Occupational Therapists and private retail clients in Australia. We have 13 locations across NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania and South Australia, and together with our Re-Seller Partners you can be sure we service your area in both Metro and Regional centres.
We are a traditional Chinese medicine clinic specialising in acupuncture, massage and Chinese herbal medicine. We can provide treatment for a great range of health issues, including but not limited to: headaches, neck and back pain, arthritis, stress, depression, fatigue, menstrual problems, sinus, chronic coughs, insomnia and digestive issues. We are wheelchair accessible with a convenient wheelchair car park space.
|All Ears in Hearing|
At All Ears In Hearing, we pride ourselves in providing you with the best possible service and hearing care. As we are an independent, owner operated clinic and not owned by manufacturers or large medical companies, you can be assured that you are getting the most appropriate hearing solution for your listening needs. Our professional team can offer the following services:• Hearing Tests for Adults & Children (aged 3.5+)• Free hearing services including free hearing devices for eligible Pensioners & Veterans* Hearing Devices from ALL the manufacturers and to suit all budgets • Hearing Aid Accessories, Batteries & Repairs* Assistive Listening Devices for the TV• Custom ear plugs such as noise plugs, swim plugs & musician plugs
Alzheimer’s Australia advocates the needs of people living with dementia, and their families and carers. As the peak body and charity for all types of dementia, it provides advocacy, support services, education and information.Alzheimer's Australia administers leading edge national dementia programs and services funded by the Commonwealth as well as providing national policy and advocacy for the more than 320,000 Australians living with dementia.
|Anglicare - Southern Queensland|
The Multicultural Program is a resource for all Home and Community Care funded services in the Brisbane North and Brisbane South Area. We promote access and equity for people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
|Applied Techniques Training|
Applied Techniques Training specialises in presentations / workshops on ADHD, Asperger's, social and emotional issues; child/teen behaviour modification programs for parents, carers, family members, professionals, health, disability, education, employment, community sector managers, front line and support staff. ADHD/Asperger's - The Game Plan 2 1/2 hour presentation; 1-2-3 Magic parent/carer workshop; 1-2-3 Magic Essentials presentation for staff; Surviving Your Adolescents parent/carer workshop; Surviving Your Adolescents Essentials presentation for staff. Scheduled programs or in-house industry, departmental, organisation and agency training available for staff and clients.
Train Australia, now trading as ARC Training, is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). This means we can guarantee you the highest possible standards in staff training. Our high-quality staff training and development programs are delivered Australia-wide by trainers who have considerable experience in the industries they now train in. We think this makes a big difference to the standard of training offered.We offer a huge range of certificates and qualifications that can be delivered online, on-the-job or in a classroom environment. We’ll help you choose the right course for you. We listen to your challenges, goals and objectives and then tailor a training program specifically for your staff and your business.
A professional development program for visual artist living with disability in the Ipswich region. We provide training opportunities and community linking to enable our artists to be part of the vibrant arts community in the region. we seek to to embrace the artistic talents of all artists.currently, we are having discussions with a number of potential organisations who are interested in partnering with us to host a pilot training program in December 2013. If you like to be part of our event in enabling artist with disabilities grow in their professional development skills we'd love to fear from you. Want to know more then call 07 3281 3218
|Asperger Services Australia Ltd|
Asperger Services Australia has opened an Asperger Centre in June 2012 to provide a safe and asperger friendly environment to its subscribers and members of the ASC community The centre will provide specialist services (Clinical Psychologists, OT and speechpathologists) other non-clincal services: Confidential telephone support, membership encouraged, Asperger Centredrop-in facility, interest groups, support groups, online resources, lending library, group programs, workshops/seminars, events and family activities, education and employment services.All welcome, self referral
|Aussie Babies 2 Kids|
Aussie Babies 2 Kids supplies Disability / Special Needs Swimwear for children, Teens and Adults.
|Australian Aphasia association|
Supporting people with aphasia and their family and friends.
|Australian Aphasia Association Inc.|
Supporting people with Aphasia and their family and friends.
Australian Hearing is a Federal Government Statutory Authority that sits under the Dept of Human Services. We provide hearing services and hearing devices free of charge to pension card holders, children, holders of DVA cards and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders over the age of 50. We have over 490 centres nationwide providing the latest technology for Australians of all ages.
|Australian Pain Management Association Inc|
The Australian Pain Management Association is a health promotion charity for people with persistent (chronic) pain. Providing advocacy, options, high quality information, peer support groups, a Pain Link helpline and social and networking assistance.
|Australian Pain Management Association Inc (APMA)|
APMA supports people living with severe persistent pain through a Painlink Helpline,pain support groups, information & evidence based resources.
|Australian Red Cross|
Your Life Your Choice making Red Cross your Host Provider as a recognised Your Life Your Choice provider. Red Cross will help you gain greater choice and control over your life and the way you engage with disability support services. As your selected Host Provider, we will act as an intermediary for you to help you achieve your personal goals through our easy 3 step process to help you access support services that are important to you. Our consultants will take the time to understand your unique circumstances and encourage you to have control throughout the process and help you to achieve positive outcomes in your life. Red Cross offers packages to suit all levels of responsibility, support and involvement.
|Australian Red Cross Employment Services|
We assist people with various disabilities to find employment.
|Autism Qld Inc|
Autism Queensland is a community based, not-for-profit, Incorporated Association dedicated to bringing about positive change in the lives of people with Autism and their families.We are the only organisation that provides a comprehensive range of specialised services and support for people of all ages living with Autism and their families throughout Queensland.We deliver Early Intervention, education and training, support, therapy and respite care.Our services include Queensland’s only accredited, non-state schools located at Sunnybank and Brighton delivering Autism-specific education and therapy programs; Centres of Excellence in Far North and Central Queensland; as well as outreach, training and support services for parents, professionals and schools across the state.
Auto Extras modifies vehicles for both wheel chair transportation and driving aids for the disabled.We work closely with Occupational Therapists and the client to arrive at the optimal outcome.Auto Extras is a VOSS approved modifier. Our services include-Modify vans for wheel chair transportationHand controls for drivingLeft foot acceleratorsMulti Function spinner knobsCustom van fit outs
Automobility has become one of Australia’s leading wheelchair access vehicle converters since we commenced operations in 2001. Our Kia Grand Carnival conversions are unique and incorporate our patented independent rear suspension technology which provides all occupants of the vehicle with a comfortable ride and excellent visibility.All Automobility wheelchair access conversions meet Australian Standards including minimum entry height of 1400mm and internal headroom of 1500mm, ramp angle and a lap sash seatbelt for the wheelchair occupant. We offer conversions in many different configurations – driver and drive from wheelchair or front row wheelchair, 2nd row wheelchair, 3rd row wheelchair and seating for up to 6 people.
|Bayside Respite Care Assoc Inc|
Bayside Respite Care Assoc Inc provides flexible respite services to younger people with disabilities and their families in the Wynnum/Redland Bayside area; our accommodation at Chandler offers short-term overnight respite to adults and our Capalaba service provides support to both children and adults in their homes and to access the community.
BE Lifestyle offers people with disabilities the chance to live a lifestyle of quality and inclusiveness, in our home-style retreats on the beautiful Sunshine Coast and bayside East Brisbane.BE Lifestyle specialises in permanent and in home care for people with acquired brain injuries, neuromuscular disorders, and those with neurological, spinal and complex care support needs.BE truly makes a difference, through the creation of individualised plans for each Customer, tailored to their unique and often changing needs; through our innovative care model that offers Customers choice in every part of their day; and through our in-depth understanding and first-hand knowledge of the needs of people with disabilities.