CAWS Protect & Promote
the Rights of People with Disability

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About us


History

CAWS has proudly provided essential Advocacy to People with Disability across Western Sydney since 1982. Our Advocacy funding is at risk and is only secured until December 2020. See www.standbyme.org.au if you want to help.

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Object, Vision & Values

At CAWS we live our vision to promote, protect and defend the rights of people with disability, to ensure that people with disability have access to every opportunity that is available to any members of the community in which they live. Every aspect of our work is underpinned by Advocacy and the rights of people with disability.

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Our People

CAWS has an amazing team of professionals that support the work of our organisation. Our staff are passionate about what they do and our Board, participant representative group 'CAWS We Matter' and other volunteers donate their time to make a difference. If you would like to join our team see the Join Us button and send us a message

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Services


Disability

CAWS offers many disability services including Advocacy, Support Coordination, Individual Support, Plan Management and Group activities.

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Community

CAWS provide healthy meals and distributes food to people in need on different days from Lalor Park Community Hub and Lethbridge Park Community Centre.

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NDIS

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is an Australian Government initiative that funds costs associated with disability.

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Blog


Blacktown City Council International Day of People with Disability Awards.

Winner 'Advocate of the Year Award' at Blacktown City Council International Day of People with Disability

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CAWS Newsletter

Download the CAWS December 2020 Newsletter here

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Australian Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability.

The Australian Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability can be confusing. You can get some help to tell your story here.

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Join Us


Become a Member

Membership at CAWS is a way for you to support the work we do and stay informed about our activities

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Work For Us

People who work for CAWS are people who are committed to the rights of people with disability. We believe in a good work life balance for our staff and have a strong culture of collaborative decision making and inclusiveness.

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Become a Valued Volunteer

There is so much to do, volunteers help us to get everything done, without them we would be lost

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Make A Donation


AU$25

Donation Amount

Contact us


  • Main Office located at Lalor Park Community Hub - 38 Heffron Road, Lalor Park NSW 2147, Australia
  • Also at Lethbridge Park Community Centre - 394-396 Luxford Road Lethbridge Park NSW 2777 & Harrington Park Community Centre - 33A Fairwater Dr, Harrington Park NSW 2567