National Disability Insurance Scheme
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a new way of providing individualised support and care for people with disability, their families and carers. We are a registered provider of NDIS supports in South Australia.
Help with your NDIS Plan
We aim to get the plan that is best for you and do this by providing a coordination of your NDIS supports.
In Your School
We provide services to high school students with disability to create, pursue and achieve their life goals. Each service is tailored to students at different stages in their life.
Finding and Keeping a Job
We are here to help you find work! Barkuma focuses on your goals, needs and wishes to ensure you get the job that is right for you.
In Your Home and Your Community
We support adults with intellectual and/or learning disability to maintain an independent and healthy lifestyle. This support can be provided in the family home, rental home or other private accommodation.
For Your Family
We provide support for parents who have a cognitive impairment and children aged under 5.
Barkuma Training is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) which helps you build a career in the Disability Support Sector.
Friends of Barkuma
The Hessel Group have been part of South Australia since 1998, offering families and the community care, support and training. Hessel take the time to get know their clients and are able to find the...
The Quinzi family has been preparing confectionery for over 40 years. Building on European traditions, Quinzi’s has become one of Australia’s major manufacturers of sugar coated products. It all began in 1976 when Emidio Quinzi...
From humble beginnings in 1963, Des’s Minibuses has expanded rapidly to become one of South Australia’s largest transport companies. Des’s Minibuses is not just your ordinary 'taxi bus' company, but a professional people transport corporation...
What's happening at Barkuma
Join us at the Barkuma Business Breakfast
The Barkuma Business Breakfast offers the opportunity for South Australian organisations to learn and network while supporting a great cause. For this breakfast, we welcome renowned celebrity chef Simon Bryant who will talk about his philosophy on food,...Read more
5 things you need to know about your first NDIS plan
It’s official! The NDIS is here and ready to go. For many South Australians the NDIS has arrived, so it’s important to understand how to get the plan that is right for you. If you are well prepared you will see better outcomes, so here’s some key points...Read more
The difference between Core, Capital and Capacity Building
You could be on your way to your first plan or you might have your first planning meeting coming up, whatever your situation it’s important to understand the language of the NDIS. When creating your first plan you will have three budgets, core, capital...Read more