General Advice, Money Saving, Prosthetic Companies, Mobility Equipment, Disability Discounts:

Advocacy

> NATIONAL

People with Disability Australia Inc
www.pwd.org.au

Australian Association for Families of Children with a Disability

www.cmag.org.au

Association for Children with a disability

www.acd.org.au

Women with Disabilities Australia

www.wwda.org.au

Click here to view a list of Government Funded Advocacy Agencies

> VIC

Disability Advocacy and Information Services
www.disability-advocacy.com.au

Disability Services Commissioner
www.odsc.vic.gov.au

> NSW

People with Disability Australia Inc

www.pwd.org.au

Disability Advocacy NSW

www.dash.org.au

> SA

Disability Advocacy an Complaints Service
www.dacssa.org.au

MALSSA

www.malssa.org.au

> ACT

People with Disabilities ACT

www.pwdact.org.au

> QLD

Queensland Advocacy Inc

www.qai.org.au

> TAS

Advocacy Tasmania

www.advocacytasmania.org.au

> WA

People with Disabilities WA

www.pwdwa.org

> NT

Disability Advocacy Service

www.das.org.au


Aids and Equipment Program

VIC A&EP
www.dhs.vic.gov.au

ACT A&EP
http://health.act.gov.au

NSW A&EP
www.health.nsw.gov.au

NT A&EP
Territory Independence and Mobility Equipment Scheme
Phone: (08) 8951 6744

SA A&EP
www.sa.gov.au

TAS A&EP
www.dhhs.tas.gov.au

QLD A&EP
www.health.qld.gov.au

WA A&EP
www.disability.wa.gov.au


Amputee Golf

> Australia

Queensland
www.qaga.org.au

South Australia
www.saaga.org.au

NSW
www.amputeegolfnsw.org.au

Victoria
www.limbs4life.com

Western Australia

www.waadga.org.au

PGA
www.pga.org.au

Golf Australia
www.golfaustralia.org.au

> International

USA
www.nagagolf.org

Scottish Disabled Golf Associationwww.disabledgolfsociety.com

UK
www.baga.org.uk

Cananda
www.caga.ca

> Adaptive Golf Equipment

Solo Rider

www.solorider.com

Power Glove

www.powerglove.com

Golf Aids and prosthetics for arm amputees

www.oandp.com


Amputee Groups Australia

Limb 4 Life Inc
www.limbs4life.org.au

Limb Kids
www.limbkids.asn.au

Latrobe Valley Amputees
www.lvamputees.org.au

SA
www.amputeesintouch.org.au

NSW
1800 810 969

www.amputeensw.org.au

QLD
afsg.org.au

Children Having Infant Limb Deficiency
www.childorg.net.au


Amputee Groups International

Amputee Federation of New Zealand
www.af.org.nz

Amputee Coalition of America
www.amputee-coalition.org

Murray Foundation UK
www.murray-foundation.org.uk

Limb loss information centre UK
www.limblossinformationcentre.com

Limbless association UK
www.limbless-association.org

Heather Mills UK
www.heathermills.org

Canada
www.amputee.ca

Stumps R Us USA
www.stumps.org

Amputee news International
http://amputeenews.com

Talbronstein International
http://talbronstein.org

> Landmine support organisations

Mines Awareness

www.minesawareness.org

Amputee Products

www.hollyseventysix.com - one handed hair tie!

Artificial Limb Service

Victorian Artificial Limb Service
Dept of Human Services

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ALS NSW
www.enable.health.nsw.gov.au

WALSA (Western Australia)
www.health.wa.gov.au

OPST (Tasmania)
www.dhhs.tas.gov.au

South Australia Limb Artificial Service (SAALS)
PH: 08 8266 5260

Queensland Artificial Limb Service
www.health.qld.gov.au

Artificial Limb Service ACT
www.health.act.gov.au

Northern Territory Artificial Limb Service
PH: 08 8922 8241

Artificial Limb Service New Zealand
www.nzalb.govt.nz

Arts & Entertainment

Arts Access VIC
www.artsaccess.com.au

The Other Film Festival VIC
www.otherfilmfestival.com

Awakenings Festival
www.awakeningsfestival.com.au

Arts Access NSW
www.aarts.net.au

Access Arts - Queensland
www.accessarts.org.au

Arts Access SA
artsaccess-sa.org

Art Access Canberra
www.generate.net.au

DADAA Western Australia
www.dadaawa.org.au

Arts Action Tasmania

www.artsaccessaustralia.org

Arts Access Darwin
www.darwincommunityarts.org.au

Arts Access Central Australia
www.inciteya.org.au

Arts Access Australia Wide
www.artsaccessaustralia.org

Spare Parts Exhibition

http://spareparts2012.com

Carers and Parents

Raising Children
raisingchildren.net.au

Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
www.deewr.gov.au

Novita Childrens Services
novita.org.au

Carer Gateway

https://www.carergateway.gov.au/

 

 

Carers Support

Carers Support Australia
http://carersaustralia.com.au

Counselling

Life Line Australia
Phone: 13 11 44
www.lifeline.org.au

Kids Helpline
Phone: 1800 55 1800
www.kidshelp.com.au

Beyond Blue-Depression, Anxiety for all ages
Phone: 1300 78 9978
www.beyondblue.org.au

Men's Line Crisis Support
Phone: 1300 789 978
www.mensline.org.au

SuicideLine
Phone: 1300 651 251
www.suicideline.org.au

Australian Centre for Grief and BereavementPhone: 1300 66 4786
www.grief.org.au

Diabetes

Australian Diabetes Council
www.australiandiabetescouncil.com

Diabetes Australia
Phone: 1300 136 588
www.diabetesaustralia.com.au

Diabetes Counselling Online Australia
www.diabetescounselling.com.au

Disability Links

Disabilities Information Centre
www.disabilitiesinfocentre.org

International Day of People with a disability www.idpwd.com.au

Companion card
www.companioncard.org.au

National Public Toilet Map
www.toiletmap.gov.au

Infoxchange
www.disabilitynews.infoxchange.net.au

Accessibility
www.accessibility.com.au

Aged and Community Services Australia
www.agedcare.org.au

E-bility
www.e-bility.com

NICAN
www.nican.com.au

Women with Disabilities Australia
www.wwda.org.au

disABILITY
www.d-ability.org

No Limits
www.nolimits.org.au

Disaboom
www.disaboom.com

Vista - Services for people with disabilitieshttp://vistasupport.org.au/welcome

National Disability Insurance Scheme www.ndis.gov.au

Leadership Plus
www.leadershipplus.com

Australians Mad as Hell

www.australiansmadashell.com.au

Driving

Disability Parking Permits
Download PDF here (National Information)

Vehicle Modifications (Victoria)

Franks Engineering
Hand controls, roof hoists etc.
Phone: 03 9354 0400

Capital Special Vehicles
Phone: 03 9794 8888
www.csv.com.au

Norden
Van conversions
Phone: 03 9793 1066
www.norden.com.au

Employment Services
Equipment (Victoria)

The Independent Living Centre
Large range of disability equipment
Address: 705 Princes Hwy Brooklyn Vic, 3012
Phone: 03 9362 6111 or 1300 885 886 (Vic only)
www.yooralla.com.au

Comtec (Computer technology)
www.yooralla.com.au

Aidacare
Phone: 1300 133 120
www.aidacare.com.au


Fisher-Lane
Address: 24 Victoria Cr, Abbotsford, 3067.
Phone: 03 9419 2250
www.fisherlane.com.au

Mobility Centre at Federation Square Car Park
Hire manual and power wheelchairs and charge your own chair battery.
Phone: 1800 735 266
www.melbourne.vic.gov.au

Mobility Plus
Address: Unit 1/23 Bell St, Preston, 3072
Phone: 03 9495 1955
www.mobilityplus.com.au

Dynamic Wheelchair Solutions
Phone: 03 9548 8400

www.dynamicwheelchairs.com.au

Dynamic Wheelchair Solutions
Provides some recreation equipment, such as hand driven bikes.
Phone: 03 9548 8400

www.dynamicwheelchairs.com

Achievable Concepts
Specialises in a wide range of recreation equipment and sex aids.
Phone: 03 9370 0217
www.achievableconcepts.com.au

Independent living Centre National Link
www.ilcaustralia.org

Government Links

Centerlink
www.centrelink.gov.au

CRS Australia
www.crsaustralia.gov.au

FaHCSIA
www.fahcsia.gov.au

National Disability Advocacy Program
www.fahcsia.gov.au/advocacy

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
www.aihw.gov.au

Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care
www.health.gov.au

Commonwealth Department of Veterans Affairs
www.dva.gov.au

Australian Human Rights Commission

www.humanrights.gov.au

Fair Work Obudsman

www.fairwork.gov.au

Carer Gateway 

https://www.carergateway.gov.au/

 

 

Health

National Health Services Directory
www.nhsd.com.au

Diabetes Australia
Phone: 1300 136 588
www.diabetesaustralia.com.au

Nutrition Australia
www.nutritionaustralia.org

Heart Foundation Australia
www.heartfoundation.org.au

Cancer Council
Phone: 13 11 20
www.cancer.org.au

Australian Indigenous Health
www.healthinfonet.ecu.edu.au

National Tobacco Campaign
Phone: 131 848
www.quitnow.info.au

Vision Australia
Phone: 1300 84 74 66
www.visionaustralia.org.au

Continence Foundation
Phone: 1800 33 00 66
www.continence.org.au

Go for Your Life (Victorian Government Initiative)
Phone: 1300 73 98 99
www.goforyourlife.vic.gov.au

Health Insite
www.healthinsite.gov.au

Better Health Channel
www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au

OT Australia
www.ausot.com.au

Australia Physiotherapy Association
www.physiotherapy.asn.au

Australian Prosthetic & Orthotic Association

www.aopa.org.au

Australian Social Workers Association

www.aasw.asn.au

Chronic Pain Australia
www.chronicpainaustralia.org.au

Indigenous Community

The First Peoples Disability Network (Australia)
FPDN is the national peak disability organisation representing Aboriginal people with disabilities and their families.
www.fpdn.org.au

National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO)
NACCHO is the national peak body representing over 150 Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services (ACCHS) across the country on Aboriginal health and wellbeing issues.
www.naccho.org.au

NACCHO has 8 Affiliates. These affiliates have a number of full and associate members.NSW www.ahmrc.org.au
VIC www.vaccho.org.au
QLD www.qaihc.com.au
WA www.ahcwa.org.au
SA www.ahcsa.org.au
NT www.amsant.org.au
TAS www.tacinc.com.au
ACT www.winnunga.org.au

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet
Is an innovative Internet resource that aims to inform practice and policy in Indigenous health by making research and other knowledge readily accessible.
www.healthinfonet.ecu.edu.au

Legal
Osseointegration

Osseointegration Group of Australia
www.osseointegrationaustralia.com.au

Dr Al Muderis - Orthopaedic Surgeon
www.almuderis.com.au

OPRA Osseointegration surgical system
www.opraosseointegration.com

Personal Amputee Sites
Podiatry

Australian Podiatry Council
www.apodc.com.au

VIC podiatry association
www.podiatryvic.com.au

SA podiatry association
www.podiatrysa.net.au

NSW Podiatry Association
www.podiatry.asn.au

TAS Podiatry Association
www.taspod.com

QLD Podiatry
www.podiatryassociationqld.org.au

WA Podiatry
www.podiatrywa.com.au

Advanced Practicing Podiatrists High Risk Foot Group
www.podiatrywa.com.au

Prosthetic Componentry
Prosthetic Facilities

Visit Limbs 4 Life Prosthetics Page for a full listing

Public Transport

Accessible transport information is available from the following:

Metropolitan Public Transport Information Line (Melbourne)
Ph: 131 638
www.metlinkmelbourne.com.au

Travellers Aid Assistance (Melbourne)

Ph: 9654 2600

www.travellersaid.org.au

RACV Wheelchair Assist (Vic)

Ph: 13 11 11

www.racv.com.au

V-Line Country Transport (Vic)
Ph:13 61 96
www.vline.com.au

Great Southern Rail (Adelaide & some Vic country trains)
Ph: 13 21 47
www.gsr.com.au

Sydney Accessible Transport

www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

Adelaide Accessible Transport

www.adelaidemetro.com.au

Western Australia Accessible Transport

www.transperth.wa.gov.au

Other States Transport information only

Northern Territory Transport Group

www.transport.nt.gov.au

TRANSLink Queensland

www.translink.com.au

Metro Tasmania

www.metrotas.com.au

Rehabilitation Links


> Victoria

Royal Talbot
Phone: (03) 9490 7666
www.austin.org.au

Caulfield General Medical Centre
Phone: (03) 9276 6261
www.cgmc.org.au

Royal Melbourne Hospital
Phone: (03) 8387 2271
www.mh.org.au

Peninsula Health
Phone: (03) 9784 7777
www.peninsulahealth.org.au

St Vincent'sPhone: (03) 9288 3836
www.svhm.org.au

Bendigo & District Amputees
Phone: (03) 5441 5121
www.bendigohealth.org.au

Ballarat Health Services
Phone: (03) 53203878
www.bhs.org.au

Latrobe Regional Hospital - Traralgon

www.lrh.com.au
Phone: (03) 5173 8383

McKellar Centre Barwon Health
www.barwonhealth.org.au
Phone: (03) 4215 0000

Royal Children's Hospital
www.rch.org.au
Phone: (03) 9345 5870

> Interstate Hospital Links

Western Australia
www.health.wa.gov.au

NSW
www2.health.nsw.gov.au

Queensland
www.health.qld.gov.au

ACT
www.health.act.gov.au

Tasmania
www.dhhs.tas.gov.au

South Australia
www.health.sa.gov.au

Northern Territory
www.health.nt.gov.au

Specific Amputee Sites
Sports

(Vic) Disability Sport and Recreation
http://dsr.org.au

NSW Wheelchair Sports Association
www.wsnsw.org.au

WA Wheelchair Sports Association
www.wheelchairsportswa.org.au

SA Wheelchair Sports Association
www.wheelchairsports-sa.org.au

QLD Sporting Wheelies
www.sportingwheelies.org.au

ACT Sports Connect
www.tams.act.gov.au

TAS Paraquad Tasmania
http://paraquadtas.org.au

NT Disabled Sports Association
www.nican.com.au

National Australian Paralympic Committee
www.paralympic.org.au

Aquability
www.aquability.com.au

Riding for the Disabled
www.rda.org.au

Sailability
www.sailability.org

Ski Able
www.disabledwaterski.com.au

Wheelies with wings
www.wheelieswithwings.com.au

Masters Swimming Australia
www.mastersswimming.org.au

Disabled Wintersport Australia
www.disabledwintersport.com.au

www.ifapa.biz
www.ampsoccer.org
http://talbronstein.org
www.mtb-amputee.com
www.extremitygames.com

Taxi Services

Taxi Concession Card

Taxi concession cards can be applied for in the following states.

Vic Taxi Subsidy Scheme: 1800 638 802

www.taxi.vic.gov.au

Download form

QLD Taxi Subsidy Scheme: 1300 134 775

www.tmr.qld.gov.au
Download form

SA Taxi Subsidy Scheme: 1300 360 840
www.taxicouncilsa.com.au
Download form

NSW Taxi Subsidy Scheme: 1800 623 724
www.transport.nsw.gov.au

Download form

WA Taxi Subsidy Scheme: 1300 660 174

www.transport.wa.gov.au
Download form

NT Taxi Subsidy Scheme: (08) 8924 7580
www.transport.nt.gov.au
Download form


TAS Taxi Subsidy Scheme: 1300 851 225
www.transport.tas.gov.au

Download form

Technical Sites

National Centre for Prosthetics and Orthotics
www.latrobe.edu.au

Tadvic
Phone:1300 663 243
www.tadvic.asn.au

Achievable concepts
www.achievableconcepts.com.au

Prosthetika
www.prosthetika.com

Australian Orthotic & Prosthetic Association
www.aopa.org.au

Transport and Accident Commission

VIC
Phone: 1300 654 329
www.tac.vic.gov.au

WA
Phone: 138 138
www.mainroads.wa.gov.au

QLD
Phone: 13 23 80
www.transport.qld.gov.au

NSW
Phone: 132 213
www.rta.nsw.gov.au

SA
Phone: 1300 360 067
www.transport.sa.gov.au

NT
Phone: 1300 654 628
www.nt.gov.au

TAS Phone: 1300 851 225
www.transport.tas.gov.au

Travel

Travellers with a Disability - Government Site
www.casa.gov.au

Access Travel Australia
www.e-bility.com

Easy Access Australia
www.easyaccessaustralia.com.au

Disability Hire
Phone: (02) 4573 6788
www.disabilityhire.com.au

Australia for all
www.australiaforall.com

NICAN
www.nican.com.au

Where is?
www.whereis.com

Matching Houses
www.matchinghouses.com

Ambleside Tours
www.amblesidetours.com

Workcover

VIC
Phone: 1800 136 089
www.workcover.vic.gov.au

ACT
Phone: (02) 6205 0200
www.workcover.act.gov.au

SA
Phone: 13 18 55
www.workcover.com

QLD
Phone: 1300 362 128
www.workcoverqld.com.au

NSW
Phone: 13 10 50
www.workcover.nsw.gov.au

WA
Phone: 1300 794 744
www.workcover.wa.gov.au

TAS
Phone: 1300 366 322
www.workcover.tas.gov.au

NT
Phone: 1800 019 115
www.worksafe.nt.gov.au