Welcome to SADI Hunter
We aim, through education, information, support and advocacy to reduce the incidence of Stroke and minimise the physical, social and emotional impact Stroke and other disabilities have on clients, their carers and the wider community.
SADI provide a direct service to people in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and the Coalfields and a telephone/mail and email service to people in other areas.
Hold free seminars and workshops on stroke, disabilities and health related issues for the community and health professionals.
Hold annual Disability and Seniors Expo.
Link people with community support.
Provide information on stroke and other disabilities through:
- Information packages
Support existing Stroke Recovery Groups and help start new ones.
Support self help groups.
Advocate on behalf of people with a disability and their carers to Centrelink, Department of Housing, Doctors, NDIS etc.
Provide a quarterly newsletter with related updates and items of interest to disabled people and their carers.
Link people with others who have a similar disability.
Link carers with other carers for mutual support.
Facilitate education of health professionals by people with a disability.