Consortium Services

STaR is the ‘lead agency’ for two multi-disciplinary consortiums approved to provide educational and therapy services funded by the Australian Government.

Helping Children with Autism (HCWA)

  • For children aged 2-6 years with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Services include a preparation for school and school orientation program (SchoolSTaRT), speech therapy and psychology assessments

Better Start for Children with Disability (Better Start) Initiative

  • For children under 6 years of age who have been diagnosed with Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, Fragile X syndrome, or a moderate or greater vision or hearing impairment, including deaf/blindness
  • Services include a preparation for school and school orientation program (SchoolSTaRT), speech therapy and psychology assessments

Contact for more information
Elise de Jong
T: 02 8850 1269
E: elise@star.org.au