Community Living & Respite Services (CLRS) is a provider of essential services to people with disability and older people in our community. All our efforts are currently focused on continuing to safely support our clients during the outbreak of COVID 19 taking place in our community.
Please check-in regularly on our Response to COVID-19 page for updates
WANT TO GET THE MOST OUT OF THE NDIS?
We Give You Or Your Family Member
Quality Support So You Learn New Skills
& Live A Happier, More Independent Life
Discover How To Best Utilise The NDIS And Provide You Or Your Family Member With Unrivalled Support. Plus, Get A FREE Personalised NDIS Action Plan!
Choose An Experienced And Trusted NDIS Provider Who Gives You Or Your Family Member The Level Of Support You Deserve
If you’re looking for a friendly, experienced and trusted NDIS Provider, you’ve come to the right place. At Community Living & Respite Services, we’re an NDIS Provider who offers disability support in Echuca, Moama and the surrounding areas.
Whether you need help to understand the NDIS, support in your own home, an after school program for your child, stronger community involvement or permanent supported accommodation – we can give you the assistance you need. Our high quality care and personal service means you’ll get the best possible support for your situation.
You Or Your Family Member Will Become Involved In The Community So You Can Learn Valuable Skills And Make New Friends
We understand the importance of being part of the community and the benefits it provides people with disability. Community involvement reduces feelings of isolation and exclusion – you will learn valuable skills, make new friends and could find a pathway to employment.
We offer a wide range of supported volunteering roles at our social enterprises, the Murray River Tea Rooms and Recyclability. You or your family member can help out the community and gain new skills in a safe and supportive environment.
Discover Our Wide Range Of Reliable Services
Our NDIS services take the pressure off, helping you make the best possible use of your NDIS funding so you or your family member receives quality support.
We offer you or your family member the opportunity to become involved in the community, learn new skills and skyrocket their confidence.
Aged Care Services
Include care in your own home, allowing you to maintain your independence avoiding an early move into an aged care facility.
You’ll Be In Safe Hands Because Our Organisation Has Been Supporting The Community For 40 Years
We have 40 years of experience providing disability services, so you can relax knowing you’re in capable hands. We have a dedicated team of 200+ staff members trained in a wide range of areas such as disability support, nursing, teaching and aged care.
We take great care in matching staff skills and interests to your specific needs, so you get the best personal service and support for your situation. You’ll feel comfortable knowing you’ve got an extensive network in place to give you complete support during every stage of your NDIS journey.
Get Involved With Community Living & Respite
Services And Enjoy An Incredible Sense Of Community,
Fulfillment And Personal Growth
Discover a rewarding career full of personal growth, friendly co-workers and a positive work environment. View our current vacancies.
Make A Donation
Do you want to make a life changing difference? Donate today! Donations of $2 or more are tax deductible.
Interested in getting involved in our community? We have a number of exciting roles and opportunities available now.
Opening Doors Project
Our Opening Doors Project helps people who require assistance 24 hours a day – we use innovative technology and housing solutions to enable a more independent life.
Be A Sponsor
Being a sponsoring organisation is a great way to help your community – it also engages your staff, raises your profile and gives you the opportunity to network with other CLRS partners.
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- How To Get The Best Possible Care
We can help set you or your family member up with the necessary level of support and assistance so you can live your best life
- Our Top 5 Tips To Get The Most Out Of Your NDIS Funds
It can be hard to stretch an NDIS budget to give you and your family the necessary support – limited funds don’t have to prevent you from achieving your goals
- Why Community Engagement Can Improve Quality Of Life
Making new friends, learning valuable skills and actively participating in the community will increase the confidence and independence of you or your family member!
- Don’t Choose the Wrong NDIS Provider
Make sure you fully research the services and level of care NDIS providers offer, don’t be disappointed with the option you choose
- 3 Simple Steps To Get You The Care You Deserve
Following these 3 straightforward steps is the simplest way to give you and your family member access to the care you need in the shortest time frame possible!
Access Quality Support So You Can Live Your Best Life
We Understand Everyone Is Different – So We Tailor Our Services To Your Specific Needs And Circumstances
At Community Living & Respite Services, we know every person is different and so are their needs. We listen to you and work with you to make sure you or your family member is given the required support, so you can live a happier and more independent life.
We pride ourselves on providing you with unrivalled service – so if you have any problems or questions, simply contact us and we’ll gladly assist. We’re here to help you every step of the way so your journey is simpler, easier and free from unnecessary stress.
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Level Of Support Possible. Plus, Get A FREE Personalised NDIS Action Plan!
Hear From Some Of The People We Support…
Need To Know More? These Are The Questions
We Get Asked The Most By Our Clients…
1. Are you an NDIS provider?
Yes in Victoria and NSW! We support people with NDIS plans living within a 200 km radius of Echuca and Moama.
2. What support can you provide?
We offer support coordination, support to volunteer, supported accommodation, supported independent living, individual, group, in home and community based supports and support for children with disability.
3. Do you have young staff?
Our staff are aged 18 and over. We match our staff to your needs.
4. How many staff do you have?
We have over 200 professional team members here to support you.
5. Where do you deliver services?
Support Coordination is provided to people living within a 200km radius of Echuca. This includes from Shepparton, Yarrwonga, Bendigo, Castlemaine, Swan Hill and Deniliquin including Echuca/Moama. Other supports are available in the Campaspe and Gannawarra areas and in Moama. We may also be able to assist if you live outside these areas.
6. Are you a not for profit organisation?
Yes, so choosing Community Living & Respite Services enables you to be part of an inclusive community and access a range of community services.
7. Can you meet me at anytime to discuss your services?
Yes, we can visit you to discuss your needs in the comfort of your
8. I am visiting in your area – can you provide support for me?
Yes, we can. Contact us now to discuss your requirements.
We’ll Help You Understand The Confusing Jargon Of The NDIS So You Get The Most Out Of Your Plan
Choosing the right NDIS provider can be overwhelming. There are a lot of complicated terms, rules and regulations to follow. And it can be difficult when all you want to do is find the right provider for your specific needs.
Our team will explain exactly how the NDIS works, go through any questions or fears you might have and develop an action plan to enable you to get the best possible support for you and your family.
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Our ‘100% Care For You’ Guarantee
At Community Living & Respite Services, our main priority is to ensure you and your family are taken care of, and our team is completely dedicated to making that happen. We always have your best interests at heart. That’s why we back our services with a simple, yet powerful promise – in the highly unlikely event we can’t meet your needs, we will link you with the best service provider to suit your individual requirements. No questions asked!
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Consultation + NDIS Action Plan
Speak with one of our experienced NDIS consultants today to discuss your specific situation, goals and any problems or fears you may have. Together, we’ll work out a plan which maximises support for you or your family member so you can live your best life.
During this no obligation consultation, we’ll discuss:
- Your specific circumstances and the exact type of support which would help you or your family member most
- The most common mistakes many parents and carers make when trying to navigate the complicated world of the NDIS – and how you can take simple steps to avoid them
- How to get the most out of your NDIS plan without having to call (and be on hold to) the NDIS
- What you absolutely MUST NOT do with your NDIS plan (doing this one thing could jeopardise your funding)
- We’ll also provide you a personalised, no obligation NDIS Action Plan so you know exactly how you’ll benefit moving forward
We are dedicated to making sure each and every family gets the support they deserve, which is why we only have time for a limited number of consultations each month. So do NOT delay – book your free session now and get the most out of the NDIS.