Our approach to working with people with disability focuses on building a sense of wellbeing and autonomy. We recognise the importance of family, friends, carers and community.
Our services and programs
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
BSL has partnered with the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) to deliver Local Area Coordination (LAC) and early childhood services for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) across the North East Melbourne, Hume Merri-bek, Brimbank Melton, Western Melbourne and Bayside Peninsula areas.
Early childhood approach
BSL’s early childhood services support children aged 0 to 6 years with a disability or a developmental delay in the North East Melbourne, Hume Merri-bek, Western Melbourne, Brimbank Melton and Bayside Peninsula areas.
Our Social Policy and Research Centre works to influence each level of government and develop evidence-informed policies and practices.
Find out more about our research on disability
NDIS Local Area Coordination (for 7 to 65 years)
Early childhood approach (for 0-6 years)
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates for BSL NDIS participants:
The Brotherhood of St Laurence is set to play a key role in implementing the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in Victoria.Read media release