We’re Woodville Alliance, a not-for-profit community organisation in Greater Western Sydney.
For over twenty years they been working toward healthier, happier lives for our community: those of us who are homeless, have disabilities, experience mental health worries, struggle with our families or feel left behind in life.
West Street has counselling and groups for Children and Adults who have experienced sexual assault. Services provided include:
Counselling for child sexual assault
Groups for survivors of Child Sexual Assault
WHOS (We Help Ourselves) utilises the therapeutic community model of treatment offering a number of residential therapeutic programs to clients with alcohol and other drug issues which may also include coexisting mental health conditions. Within the Therapeutic Community model of care WHOS involves consumers and their feedback at all levels of operation. WHOS offers a variety of residential treatment programs such as separate men's and women's services, mixed gender services, rural and regionally located services, specific pharmacotherapy residential programs for clients currently on methadone or buprenorphine requiring stabilisation or a separate program for those pursuing reduction or abstinence options.
The Salvation Army has many and varied services to assist in alleviating poverty and human suffering. Some services may be contacted directly and these numbers are listed in the white pages of the telephone directory. Accommodation Services have silent numbers and may be contacted through each Divisional Headquarters, these numbers are also listed in the white pages.
We provide programs with a focus on employment sustainability including Disability Employment Services, Indigenous Employment Programs, mentoring programs for graduates (Grad Advance), school leaver programs, and training and advice to build your career.
For employers, we skillfully address your recruitment needs with selective candidate matching, government incentives advice, on the job training, and advice to support existing employee disability concerns. By taking a personal approach, in getting to know your business we can introduce you to innovative solutions that can benefit your business productivity.
The Lorna Hodgkinson Sunshine Home is a not-for-profit organisation that is committed to enhancing opportunities and relationships for people with disabilities, their families and the aged within their communities.
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 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.