Below are resources from Yooralla and leading authorities including the Australian Federal Government, the Department of Health and Human Services and the World Health Organisation.
Australia Federal Government
- Latest Government advice
- Latest updates from the Australian Prime Minister
- Text message scam information
National Disability Insurance Scheme
- NDIS and coronavirus information
- NDIS and coronavirus for participants (including Easy English and languages other than English)
The Australian Government Department of Health
- Latest coronavirus news
- Coronavirus health alert
- National coronavirus Health Plan resources
- COVID-19 advice for people with disability
- Coronavirus (COVID-19) guide for home care providers
- Information for disability support providers and workers
- Information for support workers and carers on coronavirus (COVID-19) testing for people with disability
- Information for families
- Guidance on using PPE for disability support workers.
Victorian Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).
- DHHS’s guidance for coronavirus (COVID-19) planning in the community services sector
- Priority processing of coronavirus tests for staff and residents of disability residential services (Download PDF, 96kb)
NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission
- Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for people with disability
- Fact sheet: coronavirus (COVID-19) NDIS participant information
- Easy English: Staying safe from coronavirus
- Easy English: Look after your mental health during coronavirus
World Health Organisation (WHO)
- People with Disability Australia Proactive response to COVID-19
- Centre of Research Excellence in Disability and Health An important message about people with disability and the COVID-19 response
- Economic Justice Australia COVID-19 and Centrelink
- National Disability Services Resources, tools and products for the disability sector
- Disability Services Consulting COVID-19 resources for people with disability
If you have a specific question or need to speak to Yooralla directly, please contact us.