Topic "Disabilities" in Chinese - total 8 documentsTitle: Caring for someone with a disability-Western Services? (Bilingual version)
Summary: This fact sheet is for carers of people with a disability and explains where you can find respite services and other relevant information in the Brimbank, Hobsons Bay, Maribyrnong, Melbourne, Melton, Moonee Valley and Wyndham areas.
Title: Disability support pension (bilingual version)
Summary: This translated resource outlines the Disability Support Pension that provides financial support for people who have a physical, intellectual or psychiatric condition. It outlines eligibility for the pension, the process of claiming the pension and the associated Job Capacity Assessment and Disability Medical Assessment.
Title: Growing together
Summary: This translated guide for parents offers information regarding siblings of children with disability. It includes shared experiences of siblings and parents and provides strategies to assist them through their own experience with having a brother or sister with a disability.
Title: Helping you and your family
Summary: This document offers suggestions on how to get support if your child is in the early years and has just been diagnosed with a disability or developmental delay.
Title: Learning to lead
Summary: This booklet advises parents how to be confident in accessing services for their child and family. As it was written prior to the NDIS, it does not contain NDIS-related information, but the advice to parents about planning is relevant and useful.
Title: Respite care
Summary: What is respite care and how to access it.
Title: What is disability?
Summary: This translated flyer outlines some Disability Resources in Community Languages. It includes information on what disability is, what is the National Disability Coordination Officer Program, and provides links to information about where people with disabilities can get support and links to resources developed by other organisations.
Title: Your rights and responsibilities as a HACC services user
Summary: The Home and Community Care (HACC) Program provides a range of basic support services to frail older people and people with disabilities who are experiencing difficulties in managing daily tasks but who wish to continue living at home. The Program also supports their carers and families. The documents informs about the rights and responsibilities of HACC services users.
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