Support Worker looks on while clients engage with each other

Who we are

Client and Carpentaria staff member enjoy a cup of coffee and a chat together

Our Team

Carpentaria has a committed team of professional staff who are dedicated to providing evidence-based and person-centred treatment and supports to enable Territorians with a disability to build a bigger life. Carpentaria employs high…

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Our Board

The Carpentaria Board consists of up to eight elected members: Our Patron Carpentaria’s patron is Her Honour the Honourable Vicki O’Halloran AM, Administrator of the Northern Territory. Her Honour was sworn in as…

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Our Values

Carpentaria’s mission is to provide quality services for Territorians with disabilities and high support needs, to enable them and their families to have increased opportunities to participate in all aspects of community life.…

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Mother and daughter enjoy their connection during a therapy session

News & Events

Social Stories success Aug 10, 2017 12 graduates have recently completed Carpentaria’s inaugural Social Stories – Traffic Awareness program. Offered through Carpentaria’s Adult Day Service, the six week … Read More → Carpentaria…

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Publications & Resources

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Carpentaria employs high quality staff in a range of specialist disability support and Allied Health roles to support clients across our Carpentaria Kids, Adult Day Service, Support Coordination, Supported Independent Living, Adult Allied…

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Harry’s Place

Carpentaria is proud to be driving the development of a purpose-built facility designed to promote shared services and efficient service delivery located at 37 Henbury Avenue in Tiwi. Supported by the Australian and…

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Our History

The Northern Territory Spastics Association (formerly the Darwin and Districts Spastics Paralysis Association) was established in 1973 to foster “public interest in and to provide facilities and services for the discovery, treatment, care,…

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