Products and services

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Adaptive equipment and technology

Disabled Equipment Solutions (Victoria)
– Company designs and manufactures equipment in Melbourne for children with special needs, and specializes in seating and standing for children from birth to approximately 12 years of age.

Independent Living Centres (Australia)
– Providers of information and advice on an extensive range of assistive technology that can help individuals improve their quality of life and remain independent.



3in1 Powercots

Disability rights

Australian Human Rights Commission – Disability Rights

Disabled parking

Australian Disability Parking Scheme


Disabilty Works Australia (DWA)

Disability Professionals Victoria

Fundraising and grants

Australian Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Disability Conference Grants

Australian Government Grantslink


Little Nest Australia


Australian Government services for people with disabilities

Office of the Disability Services Commissioner (Victoria)

Department of Human Services, Disability Services Division (Victoria)

DHS Disability Services website (Victoria)

Law and legislation

Disability Discrimination Act (Australia)

A brief guide to the Disability Discrimination Act

Disability Standards for Education (2005)

Disabilty Standards for Accessible Public Transport (2002)

Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards (2010)


Disability Information Resource Centre (South Australia)

Pedal extensions

Pedal extenders
Information about pedal extenders/extensions

PME Auto Conversions – Short Stature Solutions (New South Wales)
– Problem Management Engineering
Specialises in customised vehicle conversions for people with disability and engineer modifications to cater for any form of physical handicap. Their expertise covers driving controls, wheelchair access and transfer solutions, for cars and vans, and much more.

Reflex Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd (Victoria)

Reben Mobility (Queensland)

C Goodall Engineering (South Australia)

Shoes and orthotics

Sassies Australia
– Women’s and girl’s fashionable shoes

Schumacher Shoes (Victoria)
– Women’s shoes in small sizes for petite feet

Petite Peds (Victoria)
– Ladies shoes – sizes 32-36


Australian Sports Commission – Disabilty – Participating in Sport

Australian Paralympic Committee

Technical aids

TADAUST (Technical Aid to the Disabled) (Australia)/

TADQ (Technical Aid to the Disabled (Queensland)
Modified bikes/trikes for short-statured people

Workplace assessment and modifications

Australian Government JobAccessFree workplace assessments:

How to apply for the Employment Assistance Fund:

Australian Government JobAccess – Workplace Adjustment:




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