WORK 'n' CARE
Australian community support and services
Women With Disabilities
Women With Disabilities Australia (WWDA) is the peak organisation for women with all types of disabilities in Australia. It is a federating body of individuals and networks in each State and Territory of Australia and is made up of women with disabil
Carers Haven is an Australian owned and operated site dedicated to bridging the gaps between carers and the community. They are an online support group for anyone who finds themselves in the caring role. It does not matter what condition you are caring for, the emotional needs are fundamentally the same for every carer.
Australian Association for Families of Children with a Disability
We are a non-profit, community organisation for children with a disability and their families. We: Educate national public policy-makers and the broader community about the needs of children with a disability and their families. Advocate on behalf of children with a disability and their families to ensure the best possible support and services are available from government and the community. Inform families of children with a disability about their rights and entitlements to services and support. Celebrate the successes and achievements of children with a disability and their families.
Not for profit organisation providing services, facilities, and information to visually impaired persons.
Carers Australia works with a network of carers associations in each state and territory to improve the lives of carers. Together, we provide important services like counselling, advice, advocacy, education and training. We also promote recognition of carers to governments, businesses and the wider public.
Australian Employers Network on Disability
The Australian Employers Network on Disability is a not-for-profit organisation, resourced by its members, to advance employment opportunities for people with disability.
The Benevolent Society
We are an independent, secular, not-for-profit organisation with a long history of working with communities to create positive change. The Benevolent Society works with individuals and communities in metropolitan, regional and rural New South Wales and in South East Queensland.
FSGA is a not-for-profit community-organisation, which works in partnership with people with a disability, people with a mental illness, people who are frail and aged and their carers to provide services that make a difference in their lives.
Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect)
Aspect provides information, education and other services through partnerships with people with autism spectrum disorders, their families and communities.
Breast Cancer Network Australia
We are the peak national organisation for Australians personally affected by breast cancer.
National Disability Services
NDS is the national industry association for disability services, representing over 600 not-for-profit organisations.
Association of Genetic Support of Australasia
The Association of Genetic Support of Australasia facilitates support for those affected directly or indirectly by genetic conditions throughout Australasia.
Relationships Australia is one of Australia’s largest community-based, not-for-profit organisations providing relationship support to people regardless of age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, lifestyle choice, or cultural or economic background. We are a national, values-based organisation that has no religious affiliation.
depressionServices.org.au operates around the clock improving the mental health and well being of people impacted by mild to moderate depression through free Counselling and Peer Support, dealing with depression in the workplace, an Information Service and Professional Services.
The Vision of Meniere’s Australia is that all Australians with Meniere’s disease and other vestibular conditions will receive and have equal access to support services, information and personal support irrespective of geographical location.
Angel Flight Australia is a charity that co-ordinates non-emergency flights for financially and medically needy people. All flights are free and assist patients or compassionate carers travelling to or from medical facilities anywhere in Australia.
Living Caring Working
Each year in Australia at least half a million people experience the impact of terminal illness. Dying, death and loss touch our lives in many ways. In the workplace, you might know someone living with or caring for someone with a terminal illness. Regardless of the role you play, terminal illness touches us all and there is much you can do to help people experiencing challenging personal circumstances.
Palliative Care Australia
Palliative Care Australia is the peak national organisation representing the interests and aspirations of all who share the ideal of quality care at the end of life for all.
Australian Businesswomen's Network
The Australian Businesswomen's Network (ABN) teaches women skills to start, manage and grow their business. ABN inspires women in the workplace to enhance their career paths. The ABN connects women with peers and role models so that they can be inspired by each other.