Yooralla provides many supported independent living options for people with disability across Victoria (metro and regional) and currently has vacancies.
As a DSW, you will enjoy a wide variety of duties that come with supporting people with disability to live the life they choose.
We support people with disability of all ages and needs in their homes and the community with quality services. Established in 1918, we are one of Victoria's largest and oldest not-for-profit disability service providers.
Employing individuals dedicated to working towards a world where people with disability are equal citizens.
Yooralla’s free guide on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) for your child
This easy to follow guide is based on Yooralla’s experience with the NDIS and working with families and children.Find out more
Read the latest news, blogs and statistics from Yooralla. Learn about disability from the personal experiences of people with disability, carers and the wider community.
04 November 2019
How to get to Yooralla’s Annual General Meeting and Big Day Out 2019
Parking is available at a number of locations nearby
01 November 2019
Yooralla’s Independent Living Centre service is concluding
Yooralla’s ILC, was the first in Australia. It was opened by then Premier Sir Rupert James Hamer in 1977.
31 October 2019
Yooralla customer writes about his visit to Channel Nine
Supported by Yooralla, Tim, who attends Yooralla’s St Albans Community Hub, has been working hard this year towards achieving his NDIS goal.
30 October 2019
The Sisters of Invention perform at Yooralla’s AGM and Big Day Out
The Sisters of Invention will be performing at Yooralla's Annual General Meeting and Big Day Out in 2019
29 October 2019
Why our Disability Support Workers love what they do
Meet some of Yooralla’s fantastic DSWs and hear about why they love what they do.
25 October 2019
World Occupational Therapy Day
Occupational Therapists at Yooralla use evidence-based practice to support children and adults with disability to achieve their goals as a part of their NDIS plan.
22 October 2019
Enabling vision impaired people to drive
‘In the Driver’s Seat’, a community initiative supported by volunteers, pairs vision impaired people with driving instructors, who also have a set of brakes, allowing them the chance to get behind the wheel.
17 October 2019
A typical day as a Disability Support Worker at Yooralla
Working as a DSW at Yooralla provides the unique opportunity to begin your career supporting people with disability.
16 October 2019
Community invitation to provide feedback on improving NDIS processes
This Australian Government's review is part of the creation of a new NDIS Participant Service Guarantee to improve participants’ experiences with the NDIS.
15 October 2019
From Drouin to Queenscliff: A big adventure for Yooralla customers
Yooralla’s Community Inclusion team, in partnership with the Hub, planned the three-day adventure, designed to build customers’ confidence and independence.