About us

St Jude’s Services has been one of the innovative and leading service providers for people with disabilities and psycho-social needs in Western Australia since 1982.

Recently, our efforts and services to people with disabilities have been formally recognised by the Disability Services Commission (WA) and National Disability Insurance Agency.

Our experience in service delivery is reflected through 33 years of providing services and consistently maintaining the highest of standards.

Our Mission:
To maximise the health, enjoyment and quality of life of people with disabilities by providing quality individualised care of their choice and control.

We have a Vision:
To be the most excellent service provider for disability in Western Australia.

Our Values:

  • Excellence – to always perform to the highest standard and be professional in our approach.
  • Continuous Improvement – to be committed to continually improving all aspects of our service.
  • Teamwork and Inclusion – to work together with our clients and their families, colleagues and the wider community to achieve the highest quality service.
  • Respect – to show respect for clients, their families and our colleagues in every aspect of our service.

Our Key Personnel

Philip John Pusey – Founder & Governing Director

Philip (Phil) John Pusey is the Founder and Governing Director of St Jude’s Health Care Services and has been heavily involved in the disability, mental health, community services and aged care sector for over 40 years. Phil has been involved in a number of industry committees and advisory groups over many years, including the position of Board Member in a variety of organisations, and has tracked the various reforms state-wide and nationally in the area of disability services, mental health and aged care services. It was always his mission to maximise the health, enjoyment and quality of life of people with disabilities by providing quality individualised support.

Binu Joseph – Managing Director

Binu Joseph has been the organisations' key personnel since March 2011. He has an extensive operational and management experience in both private and not for profit sectors. He has post graduate qualifications in Social Science, International Relations & National Security and he is currently pursuing a postgraduate law degree in Juris Doctor. He has been involved in the in various Boards and Committes for many years. Binu takes the lead in strategic planning and operations of St Jude's Health Care Services.

Fiona Hood – Manager – Eastern Region

Fiona Hood is the Eastern Regional Manager of our disability services. She has the portfolio of accommodation and community services. Fiona has been part of our organisation since 2013 and played a significant role in developing operational strategies for our disability services.   She has an undergraduate qualification in Bachelor of Science (Health Sciences) and a post graduate qualification in Masters of Occupational Therapy. Fiona is passionate about supporting people with disability to achieve their goals and aspirations through providing individualised, quality services tailored to their needs. In her role as Easern Regional Manager, Fiona is responsible for ensuring both the Accommodation and Community services are personalised, flexible and responsive to help people to develop their goals and dreams for living a good life.

Lee Fernihough – Manager – Community Services (Eastern Region)

Lee Fernihough joined St Judes Disability Services in 2016 as Manager of our Community Services. Lee has worked in the disability sector for over 6 years and holds a personal interest in strengthening the capacity of individuals, families and communities through effective service delivery and in upholding peoples’ rights through the delivery of person-centred care, and the promotion of choice and control. In her role as Manager of Community Services, Lee is responsible for managing the day to day operations of St Judes’ Disabilities Community Services, operation of community centre (Bellevue), evaluating and improving the quality of services delivered, liaising with clients, their families and stakeholders.