The Benevolent Society is an independent, non-religious, non-profit organisation with nearly 200 years experience of driving positive social change. Find out more about how we're helping to create caring and inclusive communities and a just society.
The Disability Trust is committed to providing highly professional care and services as well as advocacy for people with disabilities and their families.
Based in regional NSW with our head office in Wollongong, The Disability Trust provides a wide range of services to residents from Sydney in the north to the Victorian border.
The Disability Trust has its roots firmly in the community, having been established in 1974 to help children with disabilities and their families in the Illawarra. In recent years we have grown substantially, and now have approximately 800 permanent and casual staff providing care for more than 3000 clients.
As we have grown we have maintained an over-riding commitment to quality care and support tailored to the needs of each individual, reflected in the results of a 2010 survey of clients and parents/carers where 90% of respondents rated our service excellent or good.
Non-political, non-government organisation, EuroPris brings together practitioners with aim of promoting rights based imprisonment, exchanging of information and providing expert assistance to support this agenda. This organisation exists to improve the lives of prisoners and their families, enhancement of public safety and security, reducing reoffending and advancing professionalism in the corrections field.
The Housing Connection is a supported accommodation service and also provides Transition to Work programs. Support can be provided in an individual's own home or in a variety of community environments. Support could be given in the areas of living skills, training at home, in the community, travelling, financial management, making social networks, confidence building, communication skills and self-advocacy. Staff who are trained and committed to the principles and objectives of The Housing Connection provide this support.
The Law Society not only represents solicitors and the profession. We ensure the general public has appropriate access to justice and can be easily connected to members of the profession when they require legal advice.
The NCJA represents state, tribal, and local governments on crime prevention and control strategies.
Based in Washington, D.C., its members advocate all facets of the criminal and juvenile justice community, looking at law enforcement in its entirety.