Companion Card promotes the right of people with a disability, who require a companion, to fair ticketing at Victorian events and venues.
To apply for your companion card, click here http://www.vic.companioncard.org.au/ccapplycard.htm
Independent, statutory organisation that represents the interests of people with disabilities and their families. They can investigate and assist with complaints about services and provide individual advocacy.
Level 30, 5 Bourke Street
Melbourne 3000 Phone: 1800 677 342 (free call) P70 Bhone: 1300 728 187 (local call)
TTY: 1300 726 563 Fax: 03 8608 5765
Peak body for disability service organisations
Provides a range of services for people with intellectual, physical, sensory and neurological disabilities and acquired brain injury.
Level 8, 50 Lonsdale Street
Phone: 1300 650 172 [local call fee within Victoria, except mobile phones]
Interstate, international and mobile callers please call: (61 3) 9096 0000
Fax: (03) 9096 9140
If you are deaf, or have a hearing impairment or speech impairment, contact us through the National Relay Service (external link).
TTY users – phone 13 3677 then ask for 1300 650 172
Speak and Listen users – phone 1300 555 727 then ask for 1300 650 172
Information about all concessions and entitlements available to Commonwealth Concession Cardholders in Victoria.
Telephone: 1800 658 521
DHS Guidelines Victorian Aids and Equipment Program
Enquiry service and advice about specialised equipment/technology for people of all ages with a disability (not just a physical disabilities).
Adapted recreation and sporting equipment for people with disabilities.
The Centre provides a wide range of equipment for hire and products for sale.
Recycle and distribute computers and equipment to people with disabilities in Victoria.
Early Childhood Intervention, equipment and toy library.
A not-for-profit organisation that makes and modifies equipment for people with disabilities whose needs cannot be met commercially.
Bringing the benefits and joy of cycling to ALL PEOPLE.