Service Directory

A number of services are available for people with disability within the Bathurst community. The information published in this service directory has been developed by Bathurst Regional Council as a community service and is current as of May 2020. While all efforts are taken to ensure this list is up to date, Bathurst Regional Council does not guarantee its accuracy or currency.

To suggest an update please contact Council on (02) 6333 6523 or email 

SERVICE DIRECTORY



Bathurst Community Transport

Bathurst Community Transport offers a door to door service to eligible community members to get where they want to be, when they want to be there.

This program runs Monday – Friday, (excluding public holidays)

Contact: Kathryn Parnell - CEO
Phone: (02) 6331 3322
Email:
Web: https://www.bctg.com.au/
Address: 369 Stewart Street Bathurst NSW 2795

 

Bathurst Early Childhood Intervention Service

Bathurst Early Childhood Intervention Service (BECIS) is an incorporated body run by a volunteer and community Board.

BECIS is a not-for-profit organisation that employs educators and therapists to partner with parents/caregivers in providing support, resources and information tailored to meet the needs of children and the family as a whole. NDIS, Medicare, Private Health and fee payment options available.

Contact: Karen Edwards
Phone: (02) 6333 4453
Email:  
Web: www.csu.edu.au/services/becis
Address: Building 1439 Charles Sturt University Panorama Avenue Bathurst NSW 2795

Bathurst Seymour Centre

Bathurst Seymour Centre provides a range of services designed to enhance the wellbeing and quality of life of older people, people with dementia and people with disabilities and to provide support for their carers.

Contact: Terisa Ashworth - Manager
Phone: (02)  6332 1449
Email:  
Web: www.bathurstseymourcentre.org.au
Address: 3/55 Seymour Street Bathurst NSW 2795

Bunyarra Accommodation Service for People with Disabilities Inc

Accessible, short term accommodation for people with disabilities while they engage in a rehabilitation program, therapeutic assessments or those having a break from their usual living situation to give carers respite.

Phone: (02) 6330 5125

Central West Brain Injury Action Group Incorporated

Provides social, recreational and educational activities and workshops for people with brain injuries living in Central West NSW.

Contact: Lyndall Ross - Secretary
Phone: (02) 6330 5125
Email:
Address: PO Box 1988 Bathurst NSW 2795

Central West Disability Alliance

The disability alliance meetings are held once a school term. The meetings bring together support transition teachers and disability providers to help with the transition for school leaver with a disability as well as the disability community access programs in the local area.

Contact: Audrey Housbey
Phone: 0458 489 597
Email: 

Cerebral Palsy Alliance LifePoints Rural

Provide a comprehensive range of allied health services including Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech Therapy, Psychology and Social Workers.

Phone: (02) 6360 1455
Address: 95 Prince Street, Orange NSW 2800

Community Mental Health

Delivers assessment, treatment and support to people across the age span who are experiencing serious mental health problems.

Phone: (02) 6330 5850
Address: Bathurst Base Hospital 361 Howick Street Bathurst 2795

Disability Advocacy DANSW

Independent advocacy by Commonwealth Department of Social Services and NSW Department of Family and Community Services.

Contact: Co-ordinator
Phone: (02) 6332 2100
Email:
Web: www.da.org.au
Address: 96 Russell St, Bathurst NSW 2795

EnableNSW

EnableNSW was established in 2007 with the aim to support the health needs of NSW residents to live safely at home.

Phone: 1800 362 253
Email:
Web: http://www.enable.health.nsw.gov.au/
Address: Locked Bag 5270 Parramatta NSW 2124

Glenray

Glenray is a not for profit organisation that centres on Residential and Vocational services, together with other associated services including Respite & Short Term Accommodation, Supported Employment, Individual Community Support, Day Programs for people living with disability.

Glenray offers employment to over 250 staff across a range of services, including a number of supported employees with a disability. Glenray is an approved NDIS provider for Plan Management & Support Coordination in Regional NSW.

Phone: 02 6331 2388
Email:
Web: www.glenray.com.au/
Address: 256 Durham Street, Bathurst NSW 2795

Kirinari

Kirinari’s Specialist Disability Accommodation is for people who require specialist housing solutions to assist with the delivery of supports that cater for their extreme functional impairment or very high support needs.

Contact: Greg Oastler
Phone: 0429 568 309
Email: 

LiveBetter Community Services

LiveBetter deliver a range of flexible support services which promote independence, while assisting people with disability to lead their best life and achieve their goals. Support may assist in goals of independence, involvement in community, education, employment and health and well-being.

Phone: 1800 580 580
Email:  
Web: www.livebetter.org.au
Address: 191 Russell Street Bathurst NSW 2795

Marathon Health

Marathon Health provides support to people with many types of health issues, helping them thrive by working to keep them well and out of hospital.

Phone: 1300 402 585
Email:
Web: www.marathonhealth.com.au
Address: 102 Keppel Street Bathurst NSW 2795

National Disability Co-ordination Officer Program

Drives change so that people with disability have equitable opportunity to access, participate and achieve their goals in tertiary education and subsequent employment.

Contact: Audrey Housbey
Phone: 0458 489 597
Email: 

New Horizons

New Horizons is an NDIS registered service provider offering a range of Core Supports, Capacity-Building Supports and Capital Supports.

Phone: (02) 6338 2345
Email:  
Web: http://m.newhorizons.org.au/
Address: 369 Stewart Street Bathurst NSW 2795

OCTEC

OCTEC is a leader in assisting people and their communities to provide early pathways to employment, and to help individuals adjust to changing employment conditions. To do this, much of the focus of OCTEC programs is on vocational education and training, disability support and employment services.

Phone: (02) 6332 1527
Email:  
Web: https://www.octec.org.au
Address: 203-209 Russell St, Bathurst NSW 2795

Social Futures (LAC)

Social Futures is an NDIS partner in the Bathurst region, providing Local Area Coordination services for NDIS.

Phone: 1800 522 697
Email:  
Web: www.Socialfutures.org.au
Address: Suite 7, 203-207 Russell Street Bathurst NSW 2795

Sureway Employment and Training

Sureway Employment and training specialise in meeting the needs of job seekers by developing their skills, providing personal support and moving them into sustaining employment.

Phone: 1300 787 392
Web: https://www.sureway.com.au
Address: 129 Bentinck St, Bathurst NSW 2795

Riding for Disabled (RDA)

Riding for the Disabled provide suitable horses, trained volunteer helpers, accredited RDA coaches, riding and safety equipment to run a range of equestrian activities.

Contact: Suzane McDonagh
Phone: 0407 299 728
Email:  
Address: 16 Research Station Drive, Bathurst NSW 2795

TAD Disability Services NSW/Central West Group

TAD changes lives of people living with a disability providing personalised technology, equipment and services.

Phone: (02) 6332 6682

Uniting Care

Uniting Care is an NDIS registered provider of disability support services.

Contact: Kellie Dwyer
Phone: (02) 6332 6020
Email:  
Web: https://unitingcare.org.au/
Address: 166 Howick Street Bathurst NSW 2795

Verto

Verto provides disability support services, assisting clients in crafting a tailored action plan to support individual paths to employment.

Phone: (02) 6334 5120
Email:
Web: www.verto.org.au
Address: 227 Howick Street Bathurst 2795

Vivability

Vivability is an NDIS registered provider of supported accommodation, drop in support, day programs, work training programs, recreation, therapy services, behavioural intervention and support coordination.

Phone: (02) 6301 9502
Email:  
Web: www.vivability.org.au
Address: 16 William Street Bathurst NSW 2795


CARER SERVICES

Dementia Advisory Service/Carer Counselling Service

Group for carers caring for older people with dementia and a range of chronic age related illnesses.

Last Wednesday of the month from 11am – 12:30pm (February – November)

Contact: Steve Walls:
Phone: (02) 6332 8978
Email:
Address: 51 Gormans Hill Road Bathurst NSW 2795

Bathurst Seymour Centre

Bathurst Seymour Centre offers carer support and carer respite services.

Contact: Terisa Ashworth
Phone: (02) 6332 1449
Email:  
Web: www.bathurstseymourcentre.org.au
Address: 3/55 Seymour Street, Bathurst NSW 2795

Carers NSW Australia

Carers NSW is a provider of counselling, information, resources, education, training and support programs.

Freecall: 1800 242 636
Web: www.carersnsw.org.au

The YC Program (Young Carers)

Young carers are children and young people 25 years or under, who help to support a family member or friend who has a disability, mental illness, drug or alcohol dependency, chronic condition, terminal illness or who is frail.

The YC Program is a free program that supports young carers with emotional support, information and referrals, counselling, workshops, events and more.

Phone: (02) 9280 4744
Email:  
Web: www.youngcarersnsw.org.au
Address: Carers NSW, Level 10, 213 Miller Street, North Sydney NSW 2060

Vivability

Vivability provides regular planned overnight support, longer-term respite, occasional care and emergency care.

Phone: (02) 6330 9502
Email:  
Web: www.vivability.org.au
Address: 16 William Street, Bathurst NSW 2795