Able Australia

Able Australia is one of Australia’s leading not-for-profit organisations, delivering high quality, person-centred services to people living with multiple disabilities, including deafblindness and in community support services.

From its humble beginnings in 1967 as an association for people with deafblindness and Rubella, Able Australia has grown into a diverse and dynamic organisation that supports more than 4000 people throughout the Australian Capital Territory, Tasmania, Queensland and Victoria.

Today, we employ more than 500 staff and 300 volunteers who are passionate about ensuring every person we support is seen, heard, respected, valued and connected.

Our people are enthusiastic and passionate about achieving excellent results and making a difference to the lives of the people in the community who need it the most.

At Able Australia, we believe in an inclusive community for people of all abilities. We specialise in the delivery of high quality, person-centred services to people living with multiple disabilities (including deafblindness) and those in need of community support.

Able Australia reaches out to people in need throughout the country by offering a range of flexible support services that are customised to help every individual achieve their own life goals. 

Deep Bhattacharyya