Australian Korean Welfare Association

AKWA is a registered NDIS and Aged Home Care Service Provider with a track record of excellence, transparency, innovation, and attention to detail. 


NDIS Services

The Australian Korean Welfare Association has been delivering quality disability care services for over a decade. We believe that individuals with disability have the potential to change the world, one person at a time, given the proper support, and this is what we aim to provide.


Aged Home Care Services

AKWA believes that a healthy community is one where elders's dignity is well taken care of. By providing high quality services to the elderly, AKWA ensures that our parents and grandparents continue to enjoy a happy and healthy life well into their ripe old age.

“I wish for a world that views disability, mental or physical, not as a hindrance but as unique attributes that can be seen as powerful assets if given the right opportunities”

- Oliver Sacks

Our NDIS Services


You're not alone. Our team of friendly staff is here to spend time with you. Whether you just want to chat over a cup of coffee, play a board game or just have some company around your home, we are here for you.


We are here to make your life easier. We offer all types of transportation to and from your place, whether you're attending doctors' appointments, therapy or just to travel for leisure.

Support Coordination

Support Coordinator works in consultation with you to optimise the usage of your personal NDIS funds that have been put in place for you.

Cooking & Cleaning

Let us do the heavy lifting for you. We can assist you with whatever cleaning you need around your home. For example:

Vacuuming and mopping

Hanging out the washing


Therapeutic Support

Our therapy services support you so that you can meet your own goals.
Art therapy


Speech therapy


Group therapy

Life Skills

Live your life with greater independence. Our activities have been designed to help you develop life skills to help you in everyday life so you can live your life with greater independence. For example:
Cooking classes

Science classes

Budgeting skills

Health & Wellbeing

Specialist Disability Accommodation (STA/SIL/SDA)

This service provides 24-hour care giving both the residents and their families the peace of mind of knowing help is just a button press away.

“To care for those who once cared for us is one of the highest honors.”

- Tia Walker

Our Aged Home Care Services

Domestic Assistance

We can help with all those jobs in and around the home, from vacuuming to dusting, and washing the dishes to doing the laundry.

Personal Care

We can provide dignified personal care at home, from showering to grooming, and continence management to assistance at mealtimes

In Home Nursing

We can provide qualified nurses to care for your health at home, from managing ongoing illness to medications, and pain management to wound care.

Meals and Grocery Shopping

We can provide support with the grocery shopping, cooking or having ready-made meals delivered to your home.

Allied Health Services

We can provide experienced healthcare professionals to support your physical and mental well-being at home, from physiotherapy to podiatry, and dietetics to massage therapy.

Social Support

We can support you to stay connected and engage with your local community, from attending a group outing to starting a new hobby, and seeing a movie to joining an exercise classes.

Home Modifications

We can assist you to make some minor alterations in and around your home, from installation of rails and ramps to small upgrades to bathrooms.

Home Maintenance and Gardening

Our experienced and reliable team can carry out small maintenance jobs in and around the home and garden, from lawn mowing to gardening, and changing light bulbs to simple plumbing.


We can arrange safe and comfortable transport, from attending an appointment to going shopping, and seeing a movie to visiting family or friends.

Respite Care

We can provide a range of respite care options, to provide you and your regular carer with a well-deserved break, from help with meals to transport, and social support to transition from hospital to home.

Goods and Equipment

We can provide goods and equipment you need to ensure you remain feeling confident and safe in your home and community, from mobility aids to wheelchairs, and toileting supports to therapy aids.

Case Management and Support

We can provide expert support and advice to help you design services based on your preferences and aspirations.

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The Australian Korean Welfare Association (AKWA) is a non-profit organization that provides a range of services to the Korean community in Australia, including aged home care and support under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). With a track record of excellence, the association has grown to become a leading provider of culturally and linguistically appropriate care for the elderly and individuals with disabilities in the Korean community. AKWA is dedicated to improving the quality of life for its clients by offering tailored support and care services that meet their unique needs and cultural background. The organization has a team of experienced and qualified care workers who provide in-home care, respite care, and NDIS support services. AKWA also operates a number of aged care facilities that offer a comfortable and welcoming environment for older members of the Korean community, who may face social isolation and cultural barriers in accessing mainstream aged care services.

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