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Getting the Best from the NDIS for clinicians, allied health and service providers Brain Injury Australia 06/10/2017
Supporting Older People in their Health? Are you over 60 years of age? Are you interested in helping to improve older peoples health? Supporting older people in their health Research by University of Sydney. Sydney Health Literacy Lab at The University of Sydney 06/10/2017
Getting the Best from the NDIS This workshop - designed for people with a brain injury, their families, carers and advocates - will provide attendees with: the essential information on the NDIS’ rules and guidelines, and how you can use them in your preparation and planning for the NDIS; the experiences of current NDIS participants with a brain injury; and guidance to commence documenting your current life circumstances and disability services as well as planning for potential NDIS-funded supports to meet goals. Brain Injury Australia 06/10/2017
Retirement Villages Inquiry Community Forums Retirement Villages Inquiry Community Forums Have your say Retirement village residents, their families and representatives are invited to attend a community forum to have their say on retirement village living. Retirement Villages Community Forums 06/10/2017
Multicultural Care - Diversity Gardens The Diversity Garden is for people with an intellectual/learning disability who want to meet others interested in learning about gardening. We invite you to join us to participate in a range of fun and hands-on activities to add to our community garden space. Multicultural Care 27/09/2017
Accessible Business Award 2017 Accessible Business Award 2017 Good access is good business Sutherland Shire Council is strongly committed to the provision of equal access, and the development of a community which is inclusive to its residents’ workers and visitors. The Inaugural Accessible Business Award seeks to recognise the efforts of the business community to be inclusive to the whole community. The Award will acknowledge initiatives from business that enable people with a disability to access their premises and receive their services. The award is sponsored by Sutherland Shire Council’s Access Committee and the recipient will be acknowledged in local promotions and media, leading up to International Day of People With a Disability and in Ceremonies on the International Day, 3 December 2017. Sutherland Shire Council 27/09/2017
Workshops for Grandparents raising grandchildren workshop for grandparents raising grandchildren to your networks? ART 4 CONNECTION PRESENTATION AND CREATIVE WORKSHOP FOR GRANDPARENTS RAISING GRANDCHILDREN SATURDAY 7 OCTOBER 2017 11AM TO 2.30PM Randwick Town Hall, 90 Avoca Street Randwick City Council Randwick Council 27/09/2017
Aboriginal Carers Group Marrickville New group starting September 2017 for parents and carers of people with diverse needs, developmental delays, disabilities and chronic illness. Join us for an informal get together where you can talk to other parents and carers, share your stories, and learn from each other’s experiences. We will invite guests to come and talk about topics that are important to you, for example the NDIS. Joint Initiative - see flyer 08/09/2017
"Living to 100 – a blessing or a curse?" Where: HLB Mann Judd, Level 19/207 Kent St, Sydney NSW 2000 When: Thursday, 28th September, 8:45am - 1:30pm. Register for the event: 3Bridges 08/09/2017
Dementia Awareness Month. Join Kogarah Community Services on Friday 29 September 10am till 12pm - running reminiscing sessions. Kogarah Community Services 25/08/2017
Volunteers sought for an oral health project Volunteers sought for an oral health project Are you 25 years or over and willing to assist with a national study looking at the oral health of Australian adults? If so, this opportunity is for you! The Centre for Oral Health Strategy NSW 25/08/2017
Active Living - free fitness classes Classes run from 22 August 2017 till 30 June 2018. Central and Eastern Sydney Primary Health Network are running free exercise classes between now and June 30, 2018. CESPHN 25/08/2017
Volunteer Managers Forum Thursday 31 August 10.30am till 1pm at Club on East Sutherland, light lunch provided - no cost Volunteer Managers Forum - providing face to face information exchange and networking with colleagues, including the highlighting and discussion of contemporary volunteer management issues. 3Bridges Community 09/08/2017
Guide To Services For Families And Friends Of People With Dementia This guide has been developed to help family members and friends of someone living with dementia. It provides practical information about services to support care partners at different stages on the dementia pathway. Alzheimer's Australia 13/07/2017
Perceptions of dementia in ethnic communities Alzheimer’s Australia Victoria received funding from Allens Arthur Robinson to develop a resource kit outlining dementia perceptions in Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish and Vietnamese communities. This resource will assist organizations working with CALD clients to better understand the background of consumers they are supporting and develop appropriate services to assist their clients. Alzheimer's Australia Victoria 13/07/2017
Free Financial Literacy Training Course Financial Literacy training course for community & NFP sector workers are running in Rosebery & Hurstville. The courses are 2 days, with training & all resources free of charge. The Benevolent Society, Rosebery – July 24th & 25th (Monday & Tuesday) The Benevolent Society, Hurstville – August 2nd & 9th (successive Mondays) Benevolent Society 06/07/2017
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First Aid Training 3Bridges Community Menai is holding First Aid Training HLTAID003 (incorporating HLTCPR211A) 3Bridges Community 04/10/2017
Training Calendar see the attached calendar and registration form. 3Bridges Community 09/08/2017
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Multicultural Care -Occupational Therapist OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST Position Description September 2017 Multicultural Care 27/09/2017
Multicultural Care - looking for new board members new Board members needed to help build a better, stronger multicultural organisation. See the attached job description. To apply please submit your cv and a covering letter explaining your interest in the position and why you are the right fit by e-mail to [email protected] For any further queries please ring 0401401968. Multicultural Care 22/08/2017