Shannon Spence and Associates provide support to people who live in the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Maitland Local Government Areas. Based locally in Cardiff.
At Shannon Spence and Associates specialise in helping people access the services that they require whether these are disability services or mainstream services.
Experienced in negotiating positive outcomes for people with a disability, people with mental health issues and their families and/or carers. Shannon Spence and Associates specialise in coordination of supports for children and adults and early childhood supports for children and have extensive experience in this area.
Shannon Spence and Associates offers a range of early intervention supports for children under the transdisciplinary early childhood intervention including: social work, behaviour support, occupational therapy, physiotherapy and speech pathology. The service delivery is provided at your home or in the school/ early childhood setting.
Shannon Spence and Associates are registered providers with National Disability Insurance Agency for the following areas:
Assistance with accommodation and tenancy obligations
Behaviour support/ management plan
Coordination of supports (including higher intensity)
Counselling for an individual
Intensive behaviour intervention supports
Life transition planning
Mentoring and peer support
Short term transitional support for accommodation
Social Work with an individual- AASW accredited social worker
Specialised individual therapy for early childhood
Specialist assessment of skills, abilities and needs
Transdisciplinary early childhood intervention