Staff

We have successfully transferred DHHS staff into Life Without Barriers in 2019.

Working with Life Without Barriers

Working with Life Without Barriers

Welcome to the team, it’s great to have you here

Working with Life Without Barriers will take you on a journey that will allow you to build on your existing skills and learn new ones. Every day we see countless examples of how together we can really make a difference in the lives of participants and their families.

Our talented staff take great pride in supporting the people in our community, and it’s great to have you join us.

The work we do is underpinned by our motivation to champion opportunity for all, and we know that together we will be driven by our core values of building relationships and being imaginative, respectful, responsive and courageous.

We are happy to answer any questions you have, so please contact us on 1800 955 229.

Frequently asked questions

These FAQs were last updated on the 1st of June 2019. If you have any other questions, please email asklwbvic@lwb.org.au.

Melbourne locations

Life Without Barriers was selected by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to provide support services to people in areas of Greater Melbourne.

Life Without Barriers now provides disability support services in the following suburbs of Melbourne.

North Eastern Melbourne

Bundoora

Eltham

Epping

Greensborough

Lalor

Macleod

Mill Park

Montmorency

Viewbank

Watsonia

Watsonia North

South and South Eastern Melbourne

Ashwood

Balaclava

Bentleigh

Bentleigh East

Chadstone

Clarinda

Clayton

Clayton South

Elsternwick

Elwood

Glen Huntly

Glen Waverley

Hampton

Hampton East

Hughesdale

Malvern East

Moorabbin

Mount Waverley

Mulgrave

Notting Hill

Oakleigh East

Oakleigh South

Ormond

St Kilda East

Eastern Melbourne

Balwyn North

Blackburn

Blackburn North

Blackburn South

Box Hill North

Box Hill South

Burwood

Burwood East

Doncaster

Doncaster East

Forest Hill

Glen Waverley

Mitcham

Mont Albert North

Mount Waverley

Nunawading

Ringwood North

Templestowe

Vermont South

Transfer timeline

August, 2018
  • Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) announce disability services will transfer to Life Without Barriers
September, 2018
  • Life Without Barriers held meet and greet sessions for all transferring staff across metropolitan Melbourne
November, 2018
December, 2018
January, 2019
  • Life Without Barriers hold Day One Inductions for all staff
  • Staff receive their Welcome Packs
February, 2019
  • Life Without Barriers hold Day Two Inductions for all staff
  • Life Without Barriers hold Day Three Inductions for all managers
March, 2019
April, 2019
  • Each house receives a new Need To Know Folder
  • Each house receives a new Residential Services Practice Manual
2021
  • Staff will transfer to LWB

Got a question? Contact us!

If you have any questions about the transfer of your services, you can contact Life Without Barriers by phone or email.

Call 1800 955 229 between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday. If calling outside of these hours, leave a message and one of our friendly team members will get back to you.

Otherwise, email asklwbvic@lwb.org.au and we will reply as soon as possible.

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