EnableNSW is a state-wide service assisting eligible residents of NSW with a permanent or long term disability to live and participate within their community. It provides continence assistance to people with a permanent moderate to severe incontinence, where their needs are greater than what is covered by CAPS funding. EnableNSW also administers the Aids and Equipment Program for eligible clients.
Any permanent resident of NSW, or a refugee residing in NSW:
You also need to be receiving CAPS funding. Eligible consumers are required to use up their annual CAPS assistance before accessing EnableNSW assistance. Click here to learn more about CAPS funding or how you can nominate us as your CAPS supplier.
EnableNSW provides equipment, aids, appliances and services to people with chronic health conditions or disability to assist them with mobility, communication and self-care. The assistance includes aids for continence problems including incontinence aids, disposable and non disposable continence products and personal care attendants to assist family members to provide care at home.
Independence Australia is an approved supplier for EnableNSW. The new EnableNSW product list will be available online shortly.
You can now apply online to EnableNSW by clicking here. First time users will need to register by entering an email address, first and last name, password and answering a security question.
For more information about continence assistance from EnableNSW please visit www.enable.health.nsw.gov.au.