Support Services

Discover our comprehensive range of support services for people with disabilities in the greater Canberra Region. Are you confused about which support service to choose? Defining Supports provides quality home and community care services

Defining Supports

to people with a physical, mental or intellectual disability in ACT. Feel confident in your own home with personalised and differentiated support that assists and enhances your ability to live a safe, comfortable and autonomous lifestyle.

Whatever your needs or budget, we can tailor our support services to suit your needs. We have one of the most cost-effective and comprehensive offerings in home and community support ranging from 24/7 support through to support assisting our clients to reach their desired goals. Defining Supports is registered with the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme). We service the Canberra Region directly and provide considered and meaningful capacity building and supports for participants.

Domestic Support

When it all seems too much, Defining Supports helps you live independently in your own home by supporting you with every day and personal tasks to make life easier. Every client has their individual preferences, which is why our offerings are personalized. We work closely with you, giving you control in the creation of your support plan.

From social support through to help at home, whether an hour a week or seven days a week, we are dedicated to support that helps you achieve your life, health, and well-being goals.


  • Showering (instructional and not manual)
  • Light household duties
  • Preparation of food and meals
  • Assistance getting up or going to bed
  • Dressing
  • Cleaning
  • Gardening


Community Outreach Supports

Sometimes we require extra help to connect with the environment and people who live around us. We all like to be involved in our community and enjoy the independence to participate in daily life. Defining Supports is ready to help with a variety of community outreach and access activities that help participants with a disability become organized in their everyday lives and be included.


  • Grocery shopping and tours
  • Meal preparation and guidance
  • Hair appointments
  • Medication collection
  • Doctors’ appointments
  • Bill payment
  • Accompanying to appointments
  • Hospital visits
  • A multitude of outreach and fun activities