What is Ability Links NSW?
Ability Links NSW is a way of connecting people with disability, their families and carers in the community.
Linkers work closely with people with disability, their families and carers to support them to fulfil their goals, hopes and dreams. Providers are the organisations that offer services to people with disability and the community. Linkers work for these Providers.
There are a range of Providers around the state, you can use this website to help you find a Provider or Linker in your area.
Who can use Ability Links?
Ability Links NSW is for:
- people with disability aged 0 to 64 years
- carers and families of people with disability.
Individual, clubs, groups and businesses can also access Ability Links NSW for information and support on inclusion of people with disability. There is no formal assessment process or referral that you need to meet in order to use Ability Links NSW.
Ability Links NSW – This is what Linkers do
Ability Links NSW now has a video showcasing what Linkers do, and just a few of the awesome outcomes they achieve for people they support in local communities!
17 Aug 2016
After a roaring success HackSounds is putting on two more info sessions in Redfern this month.
The info sessions will be held at 2pm on Monday, August 22, and 6pm on Monday, August 29.
HackSounds explores new ways for people with a disability to interact with music and try out different approaches to making music.
11 Aug 2016
Ability Links is changing lives every day.
In this case, a linker named Ryan stepped in at just the right time to help a member of the community in a way that has "totally changed" her life. Here is her message to Ryan:
“I'm not sure if you remember, but I met you about five months or so ago. You gave me the ‘Women in Prison Advocacy Network’s’ number." Read more about changing lives...