Our services offer a range of individual supports, group activities and outings across Melbourne.
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 2022 Autumn School Holiday Program
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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.
16 May 2022
Calling all volunteers this National Volunteer Week!
Now as our services reopen and we welcome our clients and staff back in this COVIDsafe world, we are seeking new volunteers to get involved, making a difference to people’s lives, and giving back to the community.
16 May 2022
The importance of socialising for well-being and sense of connection
A recent group trip to the Melbourne Aquarium was a great day out for Yooralla clients, carers and staff.
12 May 2022
Celebrate our wonderful nurses who are vital to the work that we do at Yooralla on International Nurses Day (12 May)
Yooralla nurses Left to right: Samual Aston, Jinto Thomas, Reece Kopetko, Xuan Qi and Sadhna Chettri.
11 May 2022
Yooralla’s vision for a hopeful and resilient future for people with disability
Yooralla has identified six overarching needs that, in listening to our clients and their families, our employees and other organisations we partner with, we believe continue to be gaps and barriers for people with disability.
06 May 2022
Raising awareness of Huntington’s disease in May
The month of May is dedicated to raising awareness for Huntington’s disease ̶ the genetic neuro degenerative disorder that causes uncontrolled movements, psychological /emotional problems, and loss of thinking ability (cognition).
04 May 2022
From Disability Support Worker to Specialist Behaviour Support Practitioner: How Erin’s career started at Yooralla
Erin, who started her career at Yooralla as a Disability Support Worker before joining the Specialist Behaviour Support team, talks us through her career journey.
03 May 2022
Referrals open for paediatric physiotherapy in Melbourne’s North and West!
We know that children learn best in their everyday settings, such as home, childcare or kindergarten, doing everyday things and activities that they are interested in and enjoy.
13 April 2022
Customer Rights and Empowerment team wins Yooralla’s Excellence Award 2021
The two members the CRE team, Rebecca Feldman and Jeanette Lee, were nominated by Director, Quality and Safeguards, Jane Carter who notes their comprehensive achievements which reflect Yooralla’s values.
08 April 2022
World Autism Awareness Day: Celebrating the diversity, strengths and talents of people with autism
Inclusion in the workplace is key to ensure people such as Richard, who attends a variety of services at Yooralla, have opportunities to nurture their strengths and talents.
07 April 2022
Celebrating Harmony across Yooralla
The theme for Harmony Week is “Everyone Belongs”, a sentiment that was truly reflected in the celebrations across all our sites and services.