The Disability Company continues to monitor the developing situation surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The health and safety of our staff and clients is our highest priority. We have procedures in place to manage infection control and we are doing everything we can to identify risk of infection and prevent the spread of the virus. We are constantly monitoring updates from the Department of Health and updating our procedures as new information is communicated.
For the latest information on the Coronavirus, please visit the Australian Government Department of Health for guidance. If you do not have access to their website you can call the National Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health Information Line on 1800 020 080.
The National Disability Insurance Agency has also outlined their Disaster Response.
If you are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can use the National Relay Service to access any Government listed phone number. You can visit the National Relay Service website or call 1300 555 727.
If you need translation and/or interpretation support, Translating and Interpreting Services are offered by the Australian Government on the Department of Home Affairs website .
For added support, you can contact the following resources:
Lifeline: 13 11 14 Website
Beyond Blue: 133 22 4636 Website
1800Respect: 1800 737 732 Website
Parentline VIC: 13 22 89 Website
Kids Helpline: 1800 55 1800 Online chat (8am – 12am)