Northern Sydney Disability Newsletter
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The above bi-monthly disability newsletter provides information on events, social clubs, carers groups, resources and training for people with a disability, their carers and families in the Sydney North and Northern Beaches regions.
Large print available, email Warringah Council or phone 02 9942 2686.
Sports and recreation
Ku-ring-gai Fitness and Aquatic Centre
Ku-ring-gai Fitness and Aquatic Centre provides new accessible sports facilities in West Pymble. Accessible parking, changing rooms, lift access and a ramp and lift into pool are provided.
Special Olympics Sydney Upper North Shore
Special Olympics Sydney Upper North Shore provide year round training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
Freshtracks provides rehabilitation services for people with an acquired brain injury in partnership with Royal Rehab, Ryde. Recumbent trikes are available to use at the HARTS track in St Ives.
Ability Links can help you find an inclusive local sports club in your local area. Contact a Linker on 02 8830 0768 or email.
Ku-ring-gai Community Directory
Search the Ku-ring-gai Community Directory.
Home Library Service
Home Library Service - If you are unable to visit our libraries, our Home Library Service can deliver items to you. You can select books (including large print), magazines, videos, or talking books and these will be delivered to you on a regular basis . Members also have access to all our e-books, e-magazines and e-audio books.
Libraribus - If you have a disability, don't have a car or licence or live too far away from public transport and find it difficult to visit our libraries, then our Libraribus can provide you with free door-to-door transport to our library.
Turramurra Lookout Community Garden
Turramurra Lookout Community Garden – An inclusive place where local residents come together to cultivate fresh food, learn about organic gardening and make new friends.
Little Blue Gum Creek Track
Little Blue Gum Creek Track is a wheelchair-accessible bush track that passes through areas populated by eucalyptus and casuarina alongside Little Blue Gum Creek, where cormorants can be spied drying their wings in the sun.
Companion Card assists people with significant disability to access community events and events by providing free entry for a carer once the person with a disability has paid admission.
Information to be provided shortly.