Weeroona Assoc. Inc
Weeroona is a community based organisation which is funded through both QLD Community Care and Disability Services to provide a range of flexible, individualised support services to people with a disability and their families within the Gympie Region. General Service Information: – Individuals and families are welcome to make direct contact with the service. Please ring for an appointment. – Any person with a disability and their families/carer, living in the Gympie – Cooloola Region and surrounding districts, can register with the service. – To be eligible for Weeroona’s services, the person’s disability must be due to an intellectual, psychiatric, cognitive, neurological, sensory or physical impairment or a combination of these. If must result in a substantial reduction of the person’s capacity for communication, social interaction, learning, mobility or self-care. The disability must be permanent or likely to be permanent and may or may not be a chronic episodic nature. – Pre-arranged support services are available on a 24-hour, seven day a week basis, throughout the Gympie region and surrounding districts. – Weeroona’s office premises are wheelchair accessible. – Information and referral to the other Government and non-Government agencies is available – The current need for services provided by Weeroona is greater than the organisation’s capacity to provide service, so there is a waiting list. – Any interested person can apply to the Management Committee for membership with Weeroona.