Education Support - SDSS

Funded by the Department of Education

Specialist Disability Support in Schools - Department of Education

SBH Disability Services receives government funding to support the educational opportunities, learning outcomes and personal development of children with spina bifida and /or hydrocephalus and related conditions. Organisations are funded under 3-year agreements for the funding categories (1) school support services and (2) resource centre services and 1-year agreements for (3) specialised equipment. The current 3-year agreement period for SDSS funding is 2019–2021.

How SBH Disability Services can help you

Student Eligibility

To be eligible, a student must be enrolled in a Queensland school and be identified under the Education Adjustment Program as requiring significant educational adjustment related to the specific impairment areas of: 

Alternatively, a student enrolled in a state school who is recorded as receiving substantial or extensive adjustments to address a Social-Emotional Disorder on the Nationally Consistent Collection of Data on School Students with Disability and has been formally reported as being subject to abuse or harm or at risk of harm, may also be eligible.

Project Objectives

SBH Disability Services aims to support schools to provide reasonable adjustments for students with disability to access and participate in education through: 

School Support Services Funding for the provision of a range of professional services and consultation in schools for eligible students with disabilities.


SBH Disability Services Education and Therapy in Schools Survey

Name of the Primary Contact at the school?*
Please rate the student's progress with their curriculum within the school setting*
Please rate the student's progress with their engagement and participation of extracurricular activities within the school setting*
Please rate your satisfaction with the information/resources provided by the SBH Education Team*
Please rate your satisfaction with the support from the SBH Education Team provided to your school.*
Did your student receive any access to specialised equipment from SBH Disability Services?*
Please rate the student's progress as a result of access to specialised equipment.*
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.