Who We Are

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.

To learn more about our history, please click here.