COVID-19 coronavirus: Disability services resources

General information and resources to assist during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Infection control and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) resources

There are a wide range of training resources available on infection control and PPE use. The below resources will be useful for both people with disability who choose to engage their support staff directly and disability service providers.

Australian Government Department of Health

Department of Health (WA)

Visit COVID-19 information for aged care and community care providers, to access all PPE training resources.

Hand Hygiene Australia

The COVID-19 Work Safe-And-Clean Training Program is a free learning module about safe hand hygiene.

Mental Health Commission

A series of videos have been developed that consider PPE use in the community setting, client transfers and home visiting scenarios, visit PPE in the community services sector.

Video series

See seven short video interviews about COVID-19 available on the New South Wales (NSW) website now. Visit Video series: Ella and Dr Jan

Some topics covered include:

  • Who can catch COVID-19?
  • If I’m not feeling well should I get tested for COVID-19?
  • If I have COVID-19 what are the rules?
  • Dating and hanging out with friends during COVID-19.
  • Can a family member visit me if I need to go to hospital?
  • How can we take care of our mental health?
Page reviewed 30 June 2021