Axess Ability operates from the HV Jones Reserve, Tennis Pavilion located at Ashton Rd, Ferntree Gully.
We offer day support services to adults with an intellectual disability, running educational, sporting and recreational, and cultural activities and programs both from our facilities and within the wider community.
Our operating hours are Monday to Thursday, 8.45am to 3.00pm and Friday, 8.45am to 1.45pm.
We also provide transport services to and from our facilities for a small fee.
Axess Ability respectfully acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land in the City of Knox, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation and their Elders both past and present.
If you require translations services, please telephone the Translating and Interpreting Services (TIS) National on 131 450.
Adults 18 years and over who have an Intellectual Disability and have been assessed as eligible for services by the Department of Human Services, or deemed elible by an external authority, may seek enrolment.
The offer of services at Axess Ability is dependent on consideration of each individuals needs and our organisations capacity to provide the required services to meet these needs, in line with the Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2007-2011.
Services are paid for by each participants individual's DHHS Ongoing Support Package (over 65 years of age) TAC or NDIS Support Plan according to how many days per week you require to attend, and the type of supports required.
Other fees which may be applicable are;
Entry Fees to community facilities
These fees are not included in TAC, NDIS or other packages and are to be paid for by the participant.