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Being able to maintain a sense of independence in our lives is important to all of us. However, some of us require extra support to maintain a sense of independence and control in daily life. Why is it important? People with disabilities can often find it hard to live in houses that don’t allow them …

When it comes to developing your cooking skills, sometimes the hardest part is finding the right recipes. Here are 3 convenient no-bake healthy recipes: 1. Overnight oats What you’ll need:  Oats  Milk  Chia seeds  Yogurt  Toppings  Vanilla Extract Method:  Add your oats, chia seeds, yogurt and vanilla extract into your jar. Mix all of the …

Most daily living skills need to be completed on a daily basis to maintain a good level of health and safety. However, for some people completing these tasks can often be difficult. What are daily living skills? Daily living skills are routine tasks that people complete on a daily basis. These skills often help you …

Hervey Bay is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Australia, and for good reason! There is truly something for everyone, as Hervey Bay provides plenty of opportunities for fun and relaxation for people of all abilities. Here are just five of the many accessible activities to do in Hervey Bay.  1. Hervey Bay …

Our new Educational Hub in Toowoomba recently opened on Saturday, May 7th. Many people have come together to fit out this community Hub and make it perfect for CAC Participants, and our team are so excited to welcome you to our new Hub.  You won’t see our corporate team in a big head office in …

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 …