Education and Communication Support Contacts

Communication Rights Australia (CRA)

CRA provides information, support & advocacy to people with communication impairment and interested others. They also have resources and publications to assist with this.

COMTEC - A Service of Yooralla

COMTEC provides advice, support & simple communication and technology solutions for people with disability of all ages. There is also an equipment library. Appointments and advisory sessions are provided. Disability cohort - multiple.

Scope

Scope’s Communication Resource Centre (CRC) can assist people with complex communication needs to access Regional Communication Services and the Non-Electronic Communication Aid Scheme (NECAS) and many others supports and services. Disability cohort - multiple

Anne McDonald Centre

Assessment, advice, therapy, support and information on communication systems for those with little or no functional speech. Good range of resources also available. Disability cohort - multiple.

Spectronics (Qld based)

Training for teachers and learning technologies for students with disability and others. Wide variety of equipment & software available. Disability cohort - multiple.

Technical Solutions Australia

Specialists in assistive technology & electronic devices. Design, source, service & adapt devices to suit. Wide variety of items for sale including computers See Catalogue.
Disability cohort - multiple

Novitatech (SA based)

Use integrated technologies, products and approaches to support people with disability access education, employment and to live more fully.  Advice, training and other resources also offered. Disability cohort - multiple

National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) program

National Disability Coordination Officers assist people with disabilityto make transitions from school or community education into post-school education, training and employment. Contact your local NDCO via their website.  

Vision Australia      

Vision Australia is the peak body for those who are blind or have low vision. They offer a wide range of services and supports and assessments to assist people to access computers, technology and information and to live more independently.

Zyteq

Zyteq provides communication systems for people without functional speech & technical aids for people with disability.

Disability Services and Disability Information