Education and Training


For assistance with Disability Support Pension, Mobility Allowance, Newstart Allowance, Sickness Allowance, Youth Allowance, Pension Supplement and Employment Pathway Plan.

Main Line: 132 468
Website: Centrelink

Cranbourne branch: 7-9 Codrington Street, Cranbourne, VIC, 3177
Dandenong branch: 27-29 Robinson Street, Dandenong, VIC, 3175
Fountain Gate branch: 71-73 Webb Street, Narre Warren, VIC, 3802
Pakenham branch: 17 John Street, Pakenham, VIC, 3180

Chisholm Institute - Disability Support (General)

Chisholm’s disability support service assists students with disabilities to access a full range of educational opportunities. Support may include access to note-takers, alternative assessment arrangements, special equipment, in-class support, course material presented in an alternative format, interpreters for the deaf or special consideration.

Address: 121 Stud Road, Dandenong, VIC, 3175
Phone: 1300 244 746
Website: Chisholm Institute

Dandenong Valley Special Developmental School

Dandenong Valley SDS is an Education Department school catering for children and young people with moderate to severe intellectual disabilities. Children range in age from 5 to 18 years. The school also has an Early Education Program for children, with developmental delay, aged between 2.5 and 4.5 years.

Address: Victoria Road, Narre Warren, VIC, 3805
Phone: 9704 4800  
Fax: 9796 6298
Website: Dandenong Valley Special Development School 

Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development brings together a range of learning and development services for Victorian children, young people and adults.

Address: 2 Treasury Place, East Melbourne, VIC, 3002
Phone: 9637 2000
Website: Department of Education and Early Childhood Development 

Emerson School

Emerson School is a specialist school that provides a dynamic range of programs for primary and secondary students with mild intellectual processing disabilities. It is a school with a reputation for providing quality services to a region that includes Rowville in the north, Cranbourne in the south, Mulgrave / Springvale in the west and Bunyip / Pakenham in the east.

Address: 1430 Heatherton Road, Dandenong, VIC, 3175
Phone: 9791 8900
Fax: 9791 3489
Website: Emerson School 

INSIGHT - Insight Education Centre for the Blind and Vision Impaired

INSIGHT aims to educate, support and empower blind and vision impaired Victorian children and young people so that they reach their potential, independence and self-worth.

Address: 120 Enterprise Avenue, Berwick, VIC, 3806
Free call: 1800–ISIGHT (1800 474 448)
Fax: 9707 4316
Website: Insight Education Centre for the Blind and Vision Impaired 

KU Children's Services

KU offer a number of specialised play and family support programs, which are play-based learning programs delivered by highly trained, qualified and experienced staff.

Address: Suite 3, 6-8 Lyall Road, Berwick, VIC, 3806
Phone: 8768 4300
Fax: 9796 2829
Website: KU Children's Services 

Marnebek School

Marnebek School Cranbourne is a dual mode (Special and Special Development) Department of Education and Early Childhood Development government funded school. It caters for a diverse student population with mild, moderate or profound intellectual disability.  Students are aged from 5 to 18 years.

Address: New Holland Drive, Cranbourne, VIC, 3977
Phone: 5996 3858
Fax: 5996 8480
Website: Marnebek School 

Naranga School

Naranga is a school for students who have a mild intellectual disability. The school provides teachers, teacher aides, welfare, psychology and speech pathology services.

Address: Naranga Crescent, Frankston, VIC, 3199
Phone: 9788 2222
Fax: 9776 5133
Website: Naranga School

Officer Specialist School

Officer Specialist School is a special development school.

Address: 3 Parker Street, Officer, VIC, 3809
Phone: 5943 2800

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