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DASSI

DASSI provides Personal Care Home Care Respite Care and Specialist Care to people in the Eastern Metropolitan Region. Our services can range from 1 hour up to 24 hours of support per day with short and long term bookings available. Let DASSI allow you to take a well earned break, speak to our Intake and Assessment Officer for assistance

DVJS Employment Solutions Box Hill

DVJS is a non-profit Commonwealth initiative established and servicing job seekers and employers in the south eastern suburbs since 1993. During that time DVJS has become extremely successful in placing people who are challenged by a disability into the general workforce and have become increasingly popular with employers due to our personalised service, excellent screening of applicants, thorough training techniques and range of employment services.

E-Focus

Disability Employment Service Provide free employment assistance to people with a disability, injury or medical condition to gain and retain meaningful employment. *Provide Career guidance *Jobsearch assistance *On the job training and support

Extended Families Australia – Eastern Region

We service all of Metropolitan Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula. Our offices are located in Coburg, Box Hill and Mornington. Specialties: Supporting Families of children with special needs in Melbourne (and outer areas), Friendship Groups, Volunteer and Family Match Program, Vietnamese Play Connect Play Group, My Time Play Groups. Extended Families provides meaningful and lasting volunteer support to children/young people with a disability and their families who require flexible support, are keen to establish strong connections in community life and require practical assistance in their day-to-day lives. We also run a range of programs to reduce isolation and provide carers with some respite. Extended Families Australia facilitates positive connections between people within the community to provide support to children with disabilities and their families. Extended Families seeks to widen social networks, empower individuals, promote inclusion and strengthen the bonds people have within their local area. The organisation breaks down barriers by changing social attitudes and creating opportunities.

Guide Dogs Victoria

Guide Dogs Victoria provides a broad range of support for people with all levels of vision impairment. We provide training and support in getting out and about safely and independently, improving daily living skills and staying connected with community. Whether or not a Guide Dog is for you, we can help. We have expert Orientation & Mobility Practitioners and Occupational Therapists available locally. We provide services at no charge to clients, and we are registered to provide TAC, Workcover, Veterans, NDIS and BetterStart funded services as well if clients have access to these. We are also registered NDIS Support Coordinators.