Connecting communities for more than 30 years

We are a local not-for-profit organisation that is committed to our community. We have been supporting job seekers and employers for more than 30 years and will continue to be there for our community as the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic evolves.

×Important Information | Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

The health, safety and wellbeing of our communities is our number one priority. In order to keep our staff and job seekers safe during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and to do our bit to stop the spread, we have made a few changes to the way we operate:

  • We are primarily servicing job seekers via phone or video conferencing. Job seekers may request opt in face to face servicing pending safety considerations.
  • You can register for our services online and over the phone. Fill in our expression of interest form or contact your local echo branch to find out more.
  • Staff are implementing strict social distancing and hygiene practices in accordance with Government directives


Although the way we work has changed, we are still working and here to support you.


If you have any questions regarding these changes, please contact us on 1300 194 240.

Do you have a disability? Have things changed for you because of coronavirus (COVID-19)? Do you need support in a language other than English? Help is available.

Call the Disability Information Helpline (now known as the Disability Gateway) on 1800 643 787 and ask for an interpreter, or call Translating and Interpreting Services on 131 450 and ask for the Disability Information Helpline on 1800 643 787. Information about the Disability Information Helpline is also available in 63 languages.

 Do you have questions about the COVID-19 Vaccine for people with disability?

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echo acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.

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