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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Contact us

NDIS roll-out
Email: NDIS.info(at)bsl.org.au
Ph: 1300 275 634

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.

The Brotherhood recognises the harm that family violence causes and that freedom from violence is a basic human right.
We will support our staff, volunteers, clients and the community if they experience violence.

Find out more about the work of the Brotherhood
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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.

Torres Strait Islander flag, an icon of a traditional headdress on blue, black and green stripes