Gateways are here to support you and your family to achieve your goals, your way

Our experienced team work closely with individuals who have a disability or additional need, to help them to find their voice, to be heard, and to link them in to the services that best meet their needs.


Gail shares some of the Gateways education resources with one of the parents who attended today's free autism seminar

Autism Training

Gateways can offer a range of training sessions that will be delivered by a trainer with more than 15 years experience working with people with autism. ‘Introduction to Autism’ presentation for community groups, schools, kindergartens and childcare centres and disability agencies. This training offers a great way to learn about autism, what it is and...

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Support Coordination

We can support people who have a disability or additional need in the Geelong and Barwon area with Support Coordination, who have an NDIS plan with the following NDIS supports: Support Connection (NDIS reference number 08 002) Coordination of  Supports – (NDIS reference number 08 003) We can support you to: Engage service providers as per...

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Strengthening Parent Support Program

Gateways Strengthening Parent Support Coordinator is here to work with, and provide information and support to parents and carers of children with a disability or additional needs. Our Parent Support Worker can also help link families to Parent Support Groups operating in their area. Many families enjoy meeting others facing similar challenges for ideas and support. Gateways...

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Targeted care packages

Targeted Care Packages are a new flexible alternative to residential care for children and young people. Targeted Care Packages have been developed to create flexible, positive care options for children and young people to replace the need for them to live residential care. This could include supported placements with parents, family or friends, a foster...

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Life Transition Planning

We can provide support to people who have an NDIS plan with the following NDIS supports: Life Transition Planning (NDIS reference number 08 004) We can support you to: Explore appropriate options at key transition points in your life, such as post school options, living out of home or planning for your future To achieve...

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South West Support Packages

Flexible support packages are available for children with a disability, their families and carers living in South West Victoria, to access supports that: Complement informal and mainstream supports and Delay the need for more intensive disability supports. Flexible support packages aim to: Provide information and support Strengthen family capacity and resilience Achieve sustainable outcomes Support families...

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Continence Aid Payment Scheme

The Continence Support Service (CSS) was developed by Disability Services, Department of Human Services (DHS) in September 2000 to expand continence service provision to children with a Disability. This program is targeted to children and young people with a Disability aged 5 — 15 years who are eligible for services under the Disability Act 2006....

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