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How our Social Enterprise is helping those in need

When you shop with Independence Australia you’re doing more than you think.

How our social Enterprise helps people

To explain what we mean when we say we’re a ‘social enterprise’, we’ve put together a short video to introduce you to a few of the people who we’ve been able to help, thanks to your purchases.

Our stories – Meet some of the people that your purchase has helped

Your purchase makes a difference to people like Philomena.

Young Ok’s Story

Young Ok’s Story

Young Ok's Story After sustaining a spinal cord injury, Young Ok struggled to adjust to her new life – but our support groups have been able to provide her with hope.My name is Young Ok Dowling. I have been retired for a number of years and live with quadriplegia...

Meet Billy

Meet Billy

Meet Billy Living with Epidermolysis BullosaBilly lives with Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), a rare genetic skin disease. It is characterised by extremely fragile and blister prone skin. Apart from searching for a cure, the biggest challenge for families living with EB is...

Ade’s Story

Ade’s Story

Ade's Story with Independence AustraliaAs life’s bizarre and surprise twists would have it, just three days after joining the voluntary board of DMA (Disability Media Australia), I experienced a massive near-fatal haemorrhagic stroke that required urgent lifesaving...