Disability Services Darwin and Northern Territory
- National Disability Services (NDS) is the National Industry Association for Disability Services. ACROD’s membership includes over 550 non-government, non-profit organisations, which collectively operate several thousand services for Australians with all types of disabilities, including intellectual, physical, psychiatric and sensory. NDS’s members are located in every State and Territory in Australia and range in size from very small support groups to very large service providers.
- Carpentaria Disability Services Inc – A non-government organisation that provides a range of services to people with disabilities, from children to adults.
- Department of Health and Community Services – Includes information about the Aged and Disability Program
- Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission
- NT Anti-Discrimination Commission – can help if you’ve been discriminated against in employment, education and many other areas.
- Northern Territory Carers Association – Support services for carers.
- Total Recreation – Access to sport and recreation to persons with disability aged 11 years onwards.
- Physical Disability Council of Australia – PDCA is run entirely by people with physical disabilities, for people with physical disabilities. It does not discriminate on the basis of disability, nor does PDCA determine what a physical disability is. PDCA operates under an inclusion policy and offers membership and/or services to any person with a disability who seeks its support.
- Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) Deafness and blindness are serious disabilities. RIDBC assists more than 600 children, and their families, each year and relies heavily on community support to be able to continue to make a difference in children’s lives.