If you would like any information about how we can support you to get the COVID-19 vaccination, please do not hesitate to contact us on 8598 7051 or drop us a line at support@sydneycs.org.

Across our country, everyone over the age of 16 and many people over the age of 12 are now eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine. The COVID-19 vaccine is a type of medicine that helps people fight a virus if you come in contact with it. The vaccine can stop people from getting very sick from the virus.

If you choose to have the COVID-19 vaccination and you need help to access it, please ask your supports or phone Sydney Community Services.

You can access the vaccine through:

  • Your local doctor’s offices.
  • A clinic run by your state or territory government or the Australian Government.
  • At places run by NDIS service providers.
  • If you live in a disability group home, a vaccination team might come to your home.
  • You might also be able to ask for a doctor to visit you at your home.

For more information, please contact:

  • The Department of Health website at www.health.gov.au for more information about the vaccine.
  •  You can also call the National Coronavirus and COVID-19 Vaccine Helpline on 1800 020 080.
  •  You can call the Disability Gateway on 1800 643 787. They are open from 8am to 8pm, Monday to Friday.
  • If you need information in a language other than English, call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450. Or, click here
  • If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can call the National Relay Service on 133 677