Disability Services Cairns

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Tammy Pierce – Client Services Manager

Tammy brings to Point Care a wealth of experience in the Community Services sector, with over 5 years of dedicated service in roles ranging from case manager to middle management. At Point Care, she is responsible for overseeing internal and external teams, acting as primary contact for clients in the region, analysing client’s feedback, onboarding new clients and, ensuring that our operations align with our core values of integrity, innovation, and excellence.

Before joining Point Care, Tammy excelled in various capacities within the Community Services Sector such as Aged Care, Homelessness and Disability. Where she developed a strong background in a client cantered care approach, regulatory compliance, and leadership skills. Her expertise in trauma informed care combined with a proactive approach to problem solving and capacity building, has been instrumental in driving her success.

Tammy holds an Undergraduate in Creative Arts and Health from the University of Tasmania, supplemented by an Advanced Diploma in Community Services Sector Management as well as completing short courses in Dementia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Case Management and At Home Health Assessment.

Tammy’s vision for Point Care revolves around enhancing our risk management framework to not only protect but also propel our company forward in innovative practices, organisational growth and providing high quality client care. She is committed to fostering a culture of continuous improvement, where risk awareness is integrated into every aspect of our operations.

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Michelle Hoult

Michelle Hoult — Client Relationship Officer (Northern)

Michelle brings a variety of experience to Point Care andthe Community Services sector, with over 5 years of dedicated service and relationship management experience. At Point Care, she is responsible for developing and nurturing relationships with current clients and stakeholders, and seeking new opportunities for continued growth within Point Care. Michelle is responsible for the regions of North and Far North of Queensland, serving Gladstone to Cairns.

Before joining Point Care, Michelle worked in the Security Industry, within her families business which focused on Lone Worker safety. Her primary role was sales and relationship management. Before this Michelle enjoyed her position as a Primary School teacher, and also served over 8 years in the Royal Australian Navy. Michelle finds great satisfaction in helping others and she strives to provide timely, quality services to meet the unique needs of each client.

Michelle holds an Undergraduate in Bachelor of Education from the University of Tasmania, she is currently studying a Master of Guidance and Counselling through James Cook University. Michelle also holds a Cert IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD).

Michelle has a vision for Point Care to become known as the provider of choice for those seeking integrity, quality care and a “can do” attitude. Michelle is committed to the growth of Point Care, where the brand is instantly recognisable and the reputation is known for great service providing timely, quality care.

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NDIS Providers In Cairns Offering Support Services For All Ages

At Point Care, we offer quality disability support services and care in Cairns & surrounding towns. Our goal is to help our clients achieve their personal goals and live the life they choose. We work with clients living with a variety of with disabilities and mental health conditions across all age groups. Our disability services are designed to meet the unique needs of each individual client. As an NDIS provider, we’re committed to ensuring that people with disabilities have access to the best possible care and support. If you or someone you know is living with a disability, we encourage you to contact us today on 1800 288 622 to learn more about how we can help. We’ll be happy to answer any of your questions and provide the information and assistance you need.
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Choose From A Range Of Disability Services That Can Be Tailored To Your Needs

Whether you or a loved one needs assistance with completing daily activities, learning new skills or finding accommodation—we’re here for you. At Point Care, we offer a wide range of disability services in Cairns—from Edmonton and Mount Sheridan to Bayview Heights and Manunda. They include:

We are also registered NDIS providers and can help you learn more about the scheme and its benefits. Contact our Cairns Disability Support team on 1800 288 622 to find out more.

Learn More About Our Cairns Disability Support Options:

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Assistance With Finding Accommodation

If you’re looking for a place to call home in Cairns, our team can help you find the perfect property. We help people living with disabilities secure accommodation that meets their needs and requirements.

We understand that living with a disability can make everyday tasks and activities more difficult. That’s we offer tailored support to help you access the travel options you need and deserve in Cairns.

Do you have a loved one who is living with a disability in Cairns? Our team of community nurses are here for you. Our qualified nurses provide a range of services to assist families with managing complex health needs.

Our skilled coaches offer individual and group coaching in Cairns to help our clients learn the skills they need to improve their quality of life. We can teach anything from budgeting to managing personal hygiene.

We help people learn the skills they need to carry out everyday household tasks independently in Cairns. Whether it’s doing the laundry, cooking or going out to buy groceries—we can provide the support and guidance required.

Whether you or a loved one would like help with developing life skills, literacy and numeracy, or engaging with your local community—we can help. We offer group and centre-based activities in Cairns designed to help you to achieve your goals.

Looking for a care provider that can help you enjoy all the activities Cairns has to offer? We offer support that helps our clients to participate in their chosen activities. Join a class or a sporting team!

If you’re looking for somewhere safe, well-staffed and comfortable to stay in an emergency or on a scheduled basis in Cairns—we’re here for you. We can assist you with finding easily accessible accommodation to suit your needs.

Living with a disability can be a challenge, but we’re here to help you maintain your independence. Our services are available 24/7 in Cairns, and we can assist you with administering medications, preparing meals, doing the laundry and more.

We provide a range of services for NDIS participants in shared living arrangements in Cairns. Our team can provide support for completing daily tasks, help with arranging residency for transitioning to live independently and more.

Our support coordinators are here to help you access the NDIS services you need in Cairns. We can assist with everything from learning how to use your NDIS plan more effectively to obtaining specialist care.

From lawn mowing and weeding to exterior home maintenance, we offer a complete range of gardening and yard maintenance services for NDIS participants in Cairns. We’ll help you stay on top of your everyday tasks so you can remain independent.

We provide psychosocial recovery counselling services in Cairns, helping disabled individuals access vital support services during times of crises. Whether you suffer from severe anxiety or have difficulty managing stress, we’re here to help you achieve your goals.

Our NDIS counsellors in Cairns provide a safe space for NDIS participants to discuss and explore issues they may be dealing with. We’re here to listen to you, whether you’re suffering from low self-esteem or want to learn how to build stronger relationships.

If you or someone you love is living with a disability, our team in Cairns is here to help. We offer a comprehensive range of disability services including skill development and assistance with travelling.

Do you need help with navigating the NDIS in Cairns? We can assist you with learning about and accessing the support and funding you’re eligible for.

We are always looking for caring and compassionate individuals who would like to make a difference in the lives of those living with disabilities in Cairns. We welcome you to come and make a difference in our community.

SDA Vacancies

At Point Care, we understand every individual is unique and has different needs and requirements when it comes to housing. We offer a range of special disability accommodation (SDA) options to suit those needs. Explore our current vacancies or contact us to arrange a consultation.

Frequently Asked Questions

The NDIS can provide funding for a range of support and services including:

  • Therapeutic supports, such as speech therapy
  • Personal care & daily living support
  • Transport assistance
  • Home modifications
  • Support to participate in the community

There are a number of hobbies that can be enjoyed by people living with disabilities. Some popular options include:

  • Swimming
  • Hiking
  • Bowling
  • Gardening
  • Crafting

At Point Care, we offer various disability support services in Cairns designed to cater to the varied needs within our community. The range of services includes assistance with personal care and daily activities alongside community participation and social engagement opportunities. Additionally, support coordination is available to assist individuals with disability in navigating the NDIS system to access necessary services. Our team focuses on supporting clients in a way that promotes their independence and encourages their active inclusion in the community.

Yes, we are registered NDIS providers in Cairns. We pride ourselves on our deep understanding of the NDIS framework and our ability to deliver high-quality, person-centred services that align with the goals and preferences of our clients. Our team works closely with participants to help them maximise their NDIS plans and access the support they require for a fulfilling life.

Accessing our disability services in Cairns is straightforward. Individuals with disabilities or their caregivers can contact us directly to discuss their needs and goals. Our team is here to provide information about our services and guide you through the NDIS process if necessary. We conduct an initial assessment to understand your specific needs and preferences, followed by a tailored service plan to help you achieve your objectives. Whether you are already an NDIS participant or seeking to apply, we are here to assist every step of the way.

Absolutely. At Point Care, we recognise the importance of mental health support for individuals with disabilities. Our services in Cairns include psychological support and counselling designed to promote mental well-being and resilience. Our team is equipped to provide compassionate support, addressing the unique challenges faced by individuals with disabilities. We collaborate with clients, their families and other healthcare providers, striving for a comprehensive approach to mental healthcare.

Our disability support services prioritise the individuality of each client, acknowledging their specific needs, goals and preferences. The process starts with a detailed assessment by our team, which ideally allows us to develop personalised support plans aligned with each client’s aspirations and daily life. We aim to adjust our services through regular reviews and feedback sessions to reflect any changes in our clients’ needs. Focusing on flexibility, collaboration and striving for high standards, we seek to offer support that can meet the unique requirements of each individual we assist.

Get in Touch

Business Hours

Monday – Friday 08:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday – Sunday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm (telephone support only)

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