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It is no secret that providing home care to a loved one can be demanding, yet incredibly rewarding. Making sure that your loved one receives the best care is important but taking care of yourself and making sure you’re rested is just as important. The importance of carers About a third of caring positions are …

ILO packages are available to provide support for eligible Participants so that they can live as independently as possible in the home of their choice. Here are the five most commonly asked questions about ILO. 1. What are Individual Living Options? Individualised living options (ILO) are living arrangements that focus on the individual. It is …

Short term accommodation services provide carers with an opportunity to step away from the role for a short time and allow people with a disability to have a short stay away from their home. So, how does it work? What is Short Term Accommodation (respite)? Short term accommodation allows carers the space to take time …

Toowoomba is a wonderful community with plenty on offer for anyone living with a disability. If you’re interested in the outdoors, want to find a bite to eat, or soak up some local history, you’ll find it all easily accessible in Toowoomba.  Here are five accessible activities in Toowoomba 1. Park Trails Toowoomba regional council, …

If you or your loved one is living with a disability, the idea of getting involved in community activities can seem out of reach. However, there are plenty of experiences to be had in Bundaberg that are well equipped to accommodate everyone’s needs. And, of course, Community Access Care is always here to help you …

The funding that you receive as part of your NDIS plan can make a HUGE difference in helping you to achieve your goals and live your life. To help you better understand managing your NDIS funding, we wanted to share our five top tips to avoid overspending on your NDIS budget. 1. Breakdown your NDIS …

Applying for, managing and implementing an NDIS plan is far from a ‘stress-free’ experience. Working with a plan manager, however, can help make the process easier, so you can focus on accessing the support you need to lead a fulfilling and independent life.  Here’s some of the ways a plan manager can help you. 1. …

The NDIS provides an important opportunity for people with a disability to take control of their support and access the services they really need. In order to ensure that the NDIS works most effectively for your benefit, it’s crucial to consider how best to use your funding so it works to your benefit. Understand how …

Autism is a disability that affects different people in different ways. It is most commonly associated with a reduced capacity in speech and interpersonal skills and a variety of physical symptoms that can significantly impact a person’s day to day life.  With this in mind, Community Access Care offers a range of programs and activities …

As a parent, facing the prospect of raising a child with an intellectual disability (such as ADHD, autism, hearing loss or cerebral palsy) can be an overwhelming experience. Knowing where to go for assistance, who to ask your questions to and learning how to best support your child can be daunting if you don’t know …