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AFFORD - Australian Foundation for Disability

Phone: 1300 856 613

Fax: 02 9677 2499

Location: Head Office, 3-7 Marieanne Pl, Minchinbury NSW 2770




Description: Offer Social and Community Participation, Employment, Work Readiness Training, Transition to Work, Respite and Supported Accommodation, Supported Holidays (Afford Getaways), Recreation and Leisure (Club Afford) and Parent/Carer Support Program to people with disability. Programs include skill development, opportunities to increase independence, community participation and achievement of personal goals. The main structure of the service offers individual and group - Community Access; participation in community based activities planned according to individual client goals. The Community Options Program offers each client greater variety and flexibility; integration; interaction and choice. Provides business services, open employment and supported employment. Facilities include conference facilities, sensory rooms and library (resource centre). Various locations throughout Western Sydney, South Western Sydney and Inner Western Sydney. NDIS Provider.

Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

Disability Access: Yes (Toilets, parking and wheelchair access)

Area Served: South Western Sydney LHD; Western Sydney LHD; Northern Sydney LHD; Penrith

Languages (other than English): Various - contact for details.

Facilities Note: All locations accessible.

Volunteering Note: Opportunities available contact for further information

Keywords: Unemployed; People with a Disability; Literacy and Numeracy Programmes; Daily Living Skills; Post School Programs; Community Options; Job Training; Job Placement; Job Seeking Skills; Supported Employment; Supported Accommodation; Registered Charity; Transition to Work Programmes; Volunteer Carers; Community Participation Programs; Respite Care Services; Halls and Meeting Rooms; Special Libraries; NDIS Provider; NDIS Accommodation/Tenancy; NDIS Assistance to access and maintain employment; NDIS Assist Personal Activities; NDIS Assist-Life Stage Transition; NDIS Assist-Travel/Transport; NDIS Assistive equipment for recreation; NDIS Daily Tasks/Shared Living; NDIS Development-Life Skills; NDIS Group/Centre Activities; NDIS Home Modification; NDIS Household Tasks; NDIS Participate Community; NDIS Personal Activities High; NDIS Plan Management; NDIS Specialised Supported Employment; NDIS Specialised Disability Accommodation; NDIS Specialised Driver Training; NDIS Support Coordination; NDIS Therapeutic Supports; Disability Support Volunteers

Alternative Names: Fodi Training Centre

Parent Organisation: Australian Foundation for Disability

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