THE ORGANISATION

Nambucca Valley disAbility Services Inc. has been providing support to people with disabilities in the Nambucca Valley since 1989. Our service encourages and supports people to make informed chioces about how they wish to achieve their dreams and aspirations.

 

OUR SERVICES

We provide support based on each individual’s and families/carers needs.

  • Accommodation Support – active night and sleepover support as well as all day or just a few hours of support as needed.
  • Flexible Respite – supporting people with disabilities in order to give carers a break from their caring role.
  • Day Services – we offer a range of activities including creative arts, sports, daily living and personal care.
  • Brokerage and Fee for Service – we provide private arrangements for regular or ad hoc services.

 

COMMUNITY CONNECTEDNESS

As a local service of over 25 years we have developed extensive community contacts and networks which we are able to use to link Clients into. People are supported to become truly connected to their community rather just accessing the community.

People are supported to become truly connected to their community rather just accessing the community.

 

STAFF

Our fantastic support teams have qualifications in Disability Work, Aged Care, Work, Health & Safety, Person Centred Planning and Support, Epilepsy Management, Predict, Assess & Respond to Aggressive/Assaultive Behaviour Training (PART), Manual Handling, Acquired Brain Injury and Mental Health support as well as training relevant to specific disability types and/or individuals.

 

We also employ people who are skilled and qualified in Art, Dance, Drama and Music as well as people proficient in crafts, swimming, surfing, computer use, lawn bowls, 10 Pin bowling (including our competition team the Firebirds), gym work and many other leisure, sporting and interest activities.

 

NDIS PROVIDER

Nambucca Valley disAbility Services is a registered NDIS provider and can provide supports under the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

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