Help to blossom and thrive


In the intricate tapestry of our society, diversity is the thread that weaves us together, showcasing the beauty of unique experiences and individual capabilities.

Within this mosaic, children with disabilities bring an unparalleled richness, and supporting their journey towards their full potential is at the core of Crossing the Gap Disability Services in Geelong.

At Crossing the Gap, inclusivity isn’t just a word; it’s a guiding principle deeply embedded in their ethos.

Every child, irrespective of their abilities or circumstances, is perceived as a budding individual with endless possibilities waiting to be explored.

For parents navigating the challenges and joys of raising children with disabilities, the services offered by Crossing the Gap stand as a beacon of hope and support.

With a seasoned team that understands the intricate needs of children across various spectrums of disabilities, Crossing the Gap is dedicated to tailoring its support to nurture every child’s unique strengths and aspirations.

Whether it’s intellectual, physical, neurological, or psychosocial disabilities, their expertise spans a diverse range of needs.

One of the hallmarks of their approach is continuous learning and growth.

The staff at Crossing the Gap aren’t just caregivers; they are perpetual students, always evolving their skills and knowledge to better serve their young charges.

Recently, their commitment to understanding and supporting children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) was showcased through their participation in an ADHD master class.

This commitment speaks volumes about their dedication to staying abreast of the latest advancements in the field, ensuring they provide the best possible care.

What sets Crossing the Gap apart is its unwavering belief in the potential of every child. Notably, the team includes individuals with disabilities themselves, serving as living examples that barriers are meant to be overcome.

This inclusivity in their staff sets a powerful precedent, inspiring children and their families to envision a world where limitations are just stepping stones toward achievement.

“Your Choice, Your Goals, Your Pace” isn’t just a slogan; it’s a philosophy deeply ingrained in every service and interaction at Crossing the Gap.

Whether it’s facilitating community access, providing complex care, offering in-home support, respite services, or fostering independent living skills, the approach is personalised, recognising that each child’s journey is unique.

Beyond their direct services, Crossing the Gap is an active advocate and educator within the community.

Engaging with schools and specialist centers in Colac and Barwon Valley Primary School, they’ve been instrumental in raising awareness about disabilities and the array of services available.

Their commitment to community engagement extends beyond their facilities, reaching out to ensure that knowledge and support are accessible to all who need it.

The beginning of Crossing the Gap stemmed from a simple yet powerful idea: to create an organisation that transcends barriers and empowers individuals.

Founded in 2021 by Kristy Browing and Suzie Webber, this humble beginning has evolved into a leading provider in the disability support sphere, offering top-notch care and guidance to families in Geelong and beyond.

For parents seeking tailored and compassionate support for their children with disabilities, Crossing the Gap Disability Services beckons as a steadfast ally on this journey.

To explore how Crossing the Gap can be a part of your child’s unique story and connect with Kristy and the team, visit or call Kristy directly on 0493 057 276.

In a world where every child deserves to blossom and thrive, Crossing the Gap stands as a nurturing force, fostering a community where differences are celebrated, and every child’s potential is realised.