About Us

Strong & Capable is a Co-operative of people with lived experience of disability, who have come together to take control of their lives by navigating life with disability and the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

By providing peer mentoring, we support the members of our community to lead a life of their choosing.


Empowering people with disability to live a life of their choosing


To support, advocate, mentor and raise awareness that provides better outcomes for people with disability who have, or may in the future have, NDIS plans.


Through support coordination and peer mentoring services we support people with disability to lead the life of their choosing.


  1. Collaboration – We work with members as partners, focusing on individual strengths with the aim to enhance positive outcomes. All partnership opportunities are investigated and pursued to best serve and enable the communities we work in and with.
  2. Community – We are open, approachable and are always willing to provide assistance to people with disability, the community and each other. We use our collective knowledge to support others.
  3. Inclusion – We are welcoming and friendly, walk alongside people, care and empower, are compassionate, and advocate for people with disability.
  4. Innovation – We strive to provide services of a high quality to members and other customers. We are progressive in our thoughts and actions and aim to be leaders in the sector.

We support you with clear, honest, factual information about the NDIS  based on the lived experience of our members and on the latest information about the NDIS

  • Empathy – we support you with compassion, support and understanding. We are here for you every step of the way
  • Leadership – we are the trusted experts who speak up for our members and support you by in leading the way in community engagement, advocacy and awareness raising
  • Passion – we support you by being dedicated and passionate and working with you without judgement or prejudice. We are committed to helping you to take control of your lives by providing you with information and support you need to get the best out of your NDIS plans.
  • Respect – we respect your right to be heard about your lived experience of disability and work with you to find solutions to the challenges you may face with your NDIS plans
  • Integrity and Honesty -we will act with integrity and honesty at all times

Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the traditional owners of the country throughout Australia and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to them and their cultures and to the elders past and present.
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