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Disability & Carer

Anglicare provides a range of services for people with disability and their carers. 

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Anglicare is a strong advocate for people with disability and their carers. We fully support the roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) to achieve better outcomes for people with disability.

For more information about the NDIS please refer to this document 

To read the Media Release click here

Children & Young People  

Services we provide under the (NDIS)

Anglicare has made a commitment to focus on supporting children and young people with disability and their families to enable them to achieve the best possible outcomes in their lives. The following services are available for NDIS participants aged 0-17 years:

Short-stays

Kingsdene Cottage provides short stays for children and young people from the age of five years until they have finished school.  A modern, fully-accessible building, Kingsdene Cottage offers the opportunity to stay for a day, an evening or overnight.

Out and About

Anglicare offers a range of supports tailored to individual needs and interests. 

We can provide support to learn new skills and explore activities to develop independence and enjoyment of life.  Cooking, catching a train or going to the bank are some possibilities – let us know if there are other things that interest you!

For those looking to develop friendships and access social and recreational activities, Anglicare can support children and young people to enjoy events an outings on an individual basis or in a peer group. 

After-school care

Providing activities, support and opportunities for social interaction, this service runs until 6.00pm each school day.  It currently operates at Halinda School and we are looking into other locations.

Vacation care

Run during school holidays at Halinda and The Ponds Schools, this service offers lots of things to do and places to go with old and new friends.

Other possibilities

If there are other possibilities you’re interested in please talk to us – we may be able to provide them or let you know who can.

Questions and information

Please contact us to discuss your individual situation.  We can talk to you about what is in your plan – or what could be included to best meet your needs.

Call us on 8805 0998 to talk about what we can provide.

Costs

The cost of services is covered in your NDIS plan.  For tailored services we may need to provide you with a quote to take to your NDIS planner so that this can be included in your plan.

While all service costs are covered in your plan, depending on the activities you choose, there may be some costs you need to pay yourself – for example, movie tickets or going out to dinner. 

Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre Cabramatta

CRCC provide respite to cares in the SWS Region covering, Bankstown, Liverpool, Fairfield, Campbelltown, Camden, Wingecarribee and Wollondilly. We cover 7 LGA. CRCC is short term and emergency service. Some of the services offered by us is Personal Care, Domestic Assistance, and Shopping. In-home Respite, Residential Respite, Hire of Equipment and Individualised Respite. CRCC also manages respite beds in different areas under various categories.

This service is suitable for:

Carers caring for Frail Aged, Dementia, Mental Health, Palliative Care, Young Carers, Disability, Severe and Profound, CALD, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

Service types:

  • Information / Referral
  • Respite

This service covers:

  • Bankstown
  • Fairfield
  • Liverpool
  • National

Address: 40 Cumberland St Cabramatta NSW Phone: 1800 052 222

Locations providing Disability & Carer

Anglicare Mount Druitt Office

For Food and Financial Assistance, Please call 02 8805 0900

91a Kurrajong Avenue
Mount Druitt NSW 2770
(02) 8805 0998

Kingsdene Respite Cottage

Kingsdene Respite Cottage offers short-term, planned breaks for children and young people with a disability during the day or overnight. We plan fun, engaging activities to ensure they enjoy their stay with us.  Families can take a break and ‘recharge their batteries’, knowing their family member will have a great short break. 

24 Westminster St
Rooty Hill NSW 2766
(02) 8805 0998
Services: Disability & Carer