Better Start for Children with Disability initiative fact sheet

On 28 July 2010, the Australian Government announced new funding to provide early intervention services to children with a disability that affects their development.

Better Start fact sheets and further information in other languages

Other contacts

If you require further information about the Better Start initiative, you are welcome to contact the Better Start Helpline on 1800 778 581. This helpline operates from 9:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 5:00pm (AEST) Monday to Fridays (excluding public holidays).

If required, the Better Start helpline can make arrangements to have an interpreter assist in their communication with you.

Specific enquiries can also be emailed to

Content Updated: 27 September 2013