Contact Us Our focus is on supporting people with intellectual and cognitive disabilities and young people at risk to get the most from their lives. All of us have a right to be included in the community. At CLA we see our role as helping to grow communities where all people feel valued and are able to share the unique gifts they bring.

Our Services


CLA has four NDIS teams:

1. Support Coordination
Specialist Support Coordination (Level 3) and Support Coordination (Level 2) services.

2. Plan Management
Provided by a qualified accountant.

3. Community Living Program
Core & Capacity Building Supports provided by qualified Social Workers and Human Services practitioners

Complex Support Needs, Parenting & Relationships, and Mental Health Counselling


The ARROS team currently has four programs of support:

1. Outreach support
Individual, holistic support for young people with an intellectual or cognitive disability

2. ARROS Place
Group work for young people with intellectual disability with Child Safety or Youth Justice engagement.

3. Counselling and Therapy
Available through NDIS funding or Medicare Better Access plans.

4. Parenting for people with an Intellectual Disability
Available through NDIS funding


BEROS is a partnership between Community Living Association and Micah Projects Inc to provide service to young people 12 - 18 years who are in the care of Department of Child Safety, Youth Justice and Multicultural Affairs who are identified as self-placing (which may include sleeping rough) in the Brisbane, Lower North Coast and Sunshine Coast districts.

Community Connections

Community Connections works with young people to address issues affecting their ability to stay at school or home and where appropriate, offers support to their families, caregivers and friends. The team also works with schools in Brisbane’s northeast, providing specialised and integrated consultancy services.

Latest Posts

  • CLA’s Position on the Voice to Parliament
    October 5, 2023 No Comments CLA Inc. supports voting ‘yes’ in the 2023 referendum. We support the recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the Australian Constitution through a Voice to Parliament. We support the Uluru Statement from the Heart and it’s recommendations of Voice, Treaty, Truth. While we support voting ‘yes’, every person has a right to

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  • Positions Available – June 2022
    May 30, 2022 No Comments ARROS - Outreach Worker (Social Worker or similar) Are you passionate about working alongside young people at risk of homelessness, to create real change in their lives and the wider community? The ARROS team is offering the opportunity for a creative, flexible, and passionate practitioner to join our team of committed social and human services

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  • It’s RAFFLE time!
    April 20, 2022 No Comments The excellent CLA ARROS team want your help to raise money to modify our shed into a multi-purpose, trauma-informed space that is safe and accessible for young people and constituents.   Click here to view our prize packs and ticket prices   To win one of the fabulous prizes head to and purchase your tickets.

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