Our dedicated teams of Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Psychologists and Speech Pathologists, work with our clients to help them meet their growth and development goals.
We specialise in supporting clients (and their families) to develop language, motor, cognitive, social and emotional skills, and provide therapy supports for children with developmental delay or disability, including autism spectrum disorder.
We are a private provider and currently offer services from our clinics in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, Victoria and Western Australia. We expect to be offering services from South Australia and Tasmania in 2021.
Please note, available services and programs vary between clinics, so please check directly with your local clinic about their therapy services.
Early Start Australia is dedicated to improving the lives of children and families around Australia, embracing the following values:
Our excellent therapists are supported by a Corporate Team based in
WA, SA, Queensland and New South Wales and led by our CEO.
Sasha is an experienced corporate executive and chief of staff. Her recent executive general manager positions were at HBF Health Fund, energy utility Synergy and Woodside Energy where she had operations, strategy, corporate development and stakeholder relationship accountabilities.
Previously she was director of development at the Lions Eye Institute, a centre of excellence that combines world class scientific research into the prevention of blindness with one of Australia’s largest ophthalmic practices.
Sasha graduated from the Australian Graduate School of Management with a Masters of Business Administration in 2010, having previously successfully completed the Australian Institute of Company Directors course in 2004. Sasha also holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from The University of Western Australia.
Sasha is involved with a number of not for profit organisations including being the Chairperson of LifelineWA. Previously she has served as a member of the Curtin University School of Management Advisory Board, was a CEDA WA Trustee and a director of Netball WA’s Glass Jar Australia.
As a registered NDIS provider, our staff are required to comply with the NDIS Code of Conduct. This helps us respect and uphold the rights of all participants to safe and quality supports and services.
Click here for more information regarding the NDIS Code of Conduct.
As a registered NDIS provider, when it is rolled out, we will meet the requirements of the NDIS Worker Screening Check. ESA already has strict processes in place for checking registrations, certifications and screening to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our clients and participants.
Our staff are provided access to up-to-date and evidence-based training to support them to provide safe and quality supports and services.
As part of this, our staff are required to complete the NDIS Worker Orientation Module when they start working with us.
We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional early intervention and therapy services to children and families around Australia.
In order to maintain our quality of service we welcome feedback from you in order to fully understand whether we have ‘got it right’. If you wish to make a complaint, compliment or suggestion about our service, please click the button below and complete our Feedback and Complaints form.
If you are an NDIS participant, you can also escalate your complaint to the NDIS Commission. For more information about this, click here.
If an incident happens at one of our clinics, we might need to report it to the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission. This factsheet has more information about this.
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