Physical disabilities may be temporary or permanent and can affect your mobility or physical capacity in different ways.
The symptoms will vary from person to person depending on their condition and its severity.
People may find they:
There are tests that can be done for diagnosis. Most often though, a diagnosis is achieved through observation.
Some of the more common types of physical disability include:
We want everyone to have what they need to live comfortably and confidently. Melbourne City Mission offers a number of physical disability support services to suit your needs.
A selection of our services is outlined below.
If you would like further information on these services or other services that may be right for you, please contact us on 1800 343 287.
Build your confidence and skillset while doing the things you love.
If you or someone you care for is living with a disability, we can help you organise support to suit your needs.
Live independently while getting the support you need.