People with disability

The Brotherhood’s approach to working with people with disability goes back to the 1960s, and recognises the importance of family, friends, carers and community in building autonomy and a sense of wellbeing.

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Our services and programs

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) roll-out
The Brotherhood of St Laurence is partnering with the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) to deliver Local Area Coordination (LAC) services for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) across North East Melbourne, Hume Moreland and Bayside Peninsula areas. 
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1300 147 147
Because everyone should be able to live life to the full we arrange many different social events, recreational activities and excursions in the southern region of Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula.

Contact us

NDIS roll-out

Disability Support Services
Brotherhood of St Laurence
Phone: 1300 147 147
Email: bacci(at)

The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse. Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.

Find out more about the work of the Brotherhood
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Brotherhood of St Laurence Communtiy Stores
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Given the Chance

The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.