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Montrose NDIS information

Five things you should know about the NDIS

  1. What is the National Disability Insurance Scheme? The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is the new way of providing support for Australians with disability, their families and carers. The Scheme aims to make disability support fairer and provide people with greater choice and control. It is delivered by the National Disability Insurance Agency […]

Montrose new Townsville Office

Our Townsville Office is on the move

Montrose opened an office in Townsville just over a year ago and we have already outgrown the space! This week we are moving to new premises with doors opening to customers on Monday 17 July 2017. Local Manager, Monica Laws, explains: “It’s been a great first year under the NDIS with many new people choosing to […]

Montrose Toowoomba

Toowoomba Office now open

  Customers in the Toowoomba area are now benefiting from our new Service Centre which opened at 1/9 Bowen Street this week. After many years of providing outreach services to the area, we are delighted to have a permanent home. The new office includes consulting rooms and a welcoming reception space. We have also ensured […]

Linda Apelt

Autism – a statement from our CEO

There is a lot of discussion around autism in the media today. Here’s a short statement from Montrose CEO Linda Apelt: “Our therapists work with many children with autism across Queensland. Much of our therapy is designed to help children take part in mainstream activities to the best of their abilities. The successes we see […]

Montrose clinic in Leichhardt

New Ipswich Therapy Clinic

  Montrose Therapy and Respite Services have set up a weekly clinic in Leichhardt at the Leichhardt Community Centre on Denman Street. Every Thursday, Montrose therapists will be providing occupational therapy, speech pathology and physiotherapy. Pictured – the first OT session! We have worked with customers in the Ipswich area for many years through home […]

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Early roll out of the NDIS in Ipswich, Bundaberg and Rockhampton

Just announced – the NDIS will now be rolling out earlier in Ipswich, Bundaberg and Rockhampton! This means people with a disability in Ipswich can access the scheme now and those in Bundaberg and Rockhampton will get earlier access. The revised roll out dates are: Ipswich – June 2017 for those with existing support packages, […]

Chloe with her family

We nearly lost our beautiful little girl, the doctors said there was nothing more they could do – but look at her now!

  Please make a gift today and help us provide essential interventions to support children and young people. Every child should be given the chance of a living a full and happy life. DONATE NOW Chloe is a special little girl of five years old. She loves to dance, adores her baby sister Charlotte and […]


$50k win at the races

  An amazing IGA Sunshine Coast Race Day saw over $50,000 raised for Montrose. Hosted by Montrose Ambassadors  Todd and Sami (pictured) from 92.7 Mixfm, the event saw a Fashions on the Field competition, live auctions, silent auctions and the best dressed people on the Sunshine Coast that weekend! Even more pictures on our Facebook […]


A great day of golf

  The second BOQ North Lakes Charity Golf Day was even bigger than last year! 140 players  enjoyed a great day on the course while raising money for Montrose. Tristram Peters spoke on behalf of Montrose  and young customer Josh Gernon was also there for the day. You can see all of the pictures over […]

IGA Raceday

Fashion on the Field

  It’s only two weeks until the IGA Charity Race Day supporting Montrose! The event is now sold out but for those of you lucky enough to have tickets, we have a special announcement. We are excited to announce our Fashions on the Field competition and let you know about the fabulous prizes. Firstly, we have to […]