Community Living Project


Group of people in an informal living room setting. 5 adults, and a child sitting on a woman's lap.
Circles Initiative works in partnership with you and your family to build freely given relationships which strengthen your opportunities for an inclusive life, through building social and community participation. The Circle Facilitator gets to know you and your family well and works with you to deliberately invite other people into […]

Circles of Support





A vital focus of CLP is supporting families to develop their leadership skills and to increase their understanding of how to bring about positive change in the life of their family member with disability. Leadership often arises because a person with disability, family, their allies or ordinary citizens see a […]

Families leading change






Three people crouching and reaching to touch leaves of vegetables growing in a backyard.
CLP believes each person with a disability should be included as a valued and contributing member of their community. Our Mission and Values are very much alive, and staff share a common passion for building inclusive lives. Community Living Project doesn’t just provide disability support services, we help create good […]

Our vision and values video


a group of 9 adults and one young child sit casually along a fence in front of a beach on a sunny day.
Talks That Matter talksthatmatter.net is a unique, online video strategy developed by Belonging Matters (Melbourne).  If you’re interested in relationships and Circles of Support, start with the friendship playlist. Every  video is grounded in the values of community, social inclusion and empowerment. Videos are arranged in a variety of categories […]

Talks that matter – friendship