Students who are currently enrolled in the following courses may have the opportunity to work with the organisations below to help them find work placement:
Please note that work placement opportunities are subject to availability, so Upskilled cannot guarantee you'll be hired as a volunteer worker.
Also, be aware that each organisation is different, so it's important to recognise the type of work settings you'll need to volunteer in to meet the work placement requirements of your course.
Dream Maker Community Services
Dream Maker Community Services strives to empower their clients, their families and carers to reach their goals for a better life through their services. DMCS assists their client's rights to access supports that respect their culture, diversity, values and beliefs at all times.
Senior Helpers is passionate about making a real difference in peoples’ lives. They have helped connect thousands of Australians with compatible aged care and disability care, supporting clients in their wish to remain happy and healthy in their own homes.
Concept Care is one of the fastest-growing Disability and Home Care Package providers in Sydney, committed to empowering each of their clients to live as independently as they choose and work diligently behind the scenes to ensure their clients receive exceptional customer-focused service.
Mindset Intervention Pty Ltd is an NDIS Service Provider that prides itself on delivering service excellence through high-quality disability support to meet the needs and goals of our clients.
H-L Therapy offers a wide range of person centred, psychosocial therapy services, primarily in north-eastern and northern areas of Adelaide, South Australia.
We work mostly with clients with psychosocial disabilities and mental illness. Our services include counselling, therapeutic skill development, mindfulness, relaxation therapy, clinical hypnotherapy, and artistic exploration. All H-L Therapy staff are DHS and Police cleared, qualified allied health clinicians, mostly with counselling and social work qualifications.
Foundation 61 provides a live-in community offering hope and direction for people dealing with life-controlling issues.
Right at Home
Right at Home Brisbane South is dedicated to providing excellent care and support to you and your family. They provide the full continuum of care from light housekeeping and meal preparation, companionship, and socialisation to assistance with personal care needs and skilled nursing care. They service Inner Brisbane North and South and have expert carers who support families living with Alzheimer's and Dementia. They are also a registered and approved NDIS provider caring for people living with a disability.
Weipa Community Care Centre
The Weipa Community Care Centre assists newcomers to Weipa to feel welcome and prove them with local information. They give assistance to community groups and organisations as well as assist groups or individuals to find information and resources. They provide support and referral for people in crisis situations.
Windarring has developed and consolidated services for people with disabilities to become an essential community service organisation in Central Victoria and is an essential partner in the lives of local families. Currently they provide services to over 130 individuals and their parents and carers.
They work within the broader community advocating on behalf of people with disability for access to mainstream services and they are affiliated with a number of key peak organisations at all levels of Government to enable input into policy that impact on the life of people they support.
Sunraysia Community Health Services (SCHS) is a service providing primary and preventive care for our community members who are at risk of poor health outcomes, and experience health disparities.
Aberstone Community Services
Aberstone is a family business that provides support services to people aged seven years and over that have an NDIS plan or private funding. Aberstone is an NDIS Registered provider. They accept Certificate III Individual Support (Disability) and Certificate IV Mental Health Students.
The Ulladulla & Districts Community Resources Centre
The Ulladulla and Districts Community Resources Centre (CRC) mission is to offer targeted community and early intervention services to all who seek assistance, they aspire to help anyone in need that contacts the Centre. They have been an integral part of the community life in the Shoalhaven since 1982.
My Way Community Alliance
My Way Community Alliance is a socially responsible community organisation whose vision and mission is to support meaningful, valuable, and contributing roles and responsibilities in the community.