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Tuesday 12 September

Caring Careers

A course to help you get a Job in Aged Care , Home and Community Care and Disability. Work towards your educational and employment goals.

Core program

  • Date: 12th September 2017 - 8th December 2017
  • Every week
  • Location: CORE Community Services - Corner of Railway Parade & Mcburney Road - Cabramatta
  • Time: 09:30 - 14:30
  • Cost: Offered by Sydney Community College (RTO#90054) in partnership with CORE Community Services-This Training is Subsidised By NSW Goverment.
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Monday 09 October

Diversity Gardens

Diversity Gardens offers new ways for those with Intellectual Disability to connect in their community, develop skills and improve health and well-being. Various locations and hours

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We have a new plot in a number of areas across Sydney and need help with getting started.

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.

We offer:

  • An experienced gardening tutor to support in gardening activities
  • Community gardens in different locations (Inner West, South East and South West Sydney)
  • Weekly meet up (2 hours each week)
  • Committed staff and volunteers to support individuals
  • All equipment and materials provided
  • Transportation or a travel buddy can be organised.

You will:

  • Learn practical ways to maintain a small garden
  • Learn to prepare healthy snack from the garden
  • Improve communication and social skills in a friendly and supportive environment
  • Improve health and wellbeing
  • Develop horticultural knowledge, techniques and employment skills Course content:
  • General plant care
  • Composting
  • Worm finding
  • Plant seedlings
  • Pest management
  • Soil testing
  • Meal preparation

Ideal for:

  • People with an intellectual/learning disability, from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Background, aged 7 years and above
  • Have an interest in gardening
  • Live in one of the following Local Government Areas: Inner West – Burwood, City of Canada Bay, Strathfield South West – Canterbury-Bankstown, Fairfield, Liverpool, Campbelltown, Camden South East – Bayside, Georges River, Randwick, Waverly, Woollahra, Sutherland Shire, City of Sydney

Cost:

Small activity fees for participants who are socially isolated and or have limited access to recreation or leisure activities

If participants have NDIS individualised funding, it may be possible to access NDIS funds to attend the course. Please discuss enrolment possibilities and pricing with staff

Other information:

Please bring gardening gloves, a snack, hat, sunscreen and water bottle.

Please wear old comfortable clothing and closed-in shoes

Contact us:

Disability Programs Coordinator at Multicultural Care Phone: 9718 6199 Mobile: 0416 070 162 Email: NDIS@mc.org.au Website: www.multiculturalcare.com.au Address: Suite 30, 532 Canterbury Road, Campsie

  • Date: 9th October 2017 - 1st June 2018
  • Every week
  • Location: varied locations (inner west, south west and south east Sydney)
  • Time: 10:00 - 15:00
  • Cost: Small fees or participants can access NDIS funds to join
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Tuesday 17 October

Stop Motion Animation for Beginners

Stop Motion Animation for Beginners

Make an animated film using modelling, storyboarding and stop-motion techniques.

Sign up for this 8-week course, which runs Tuesdays 17 Oct-5 Dec, 4pm-5pm | For everyone | Registration required

  • Date: 17th October 2017 - 5th December 2017
  • Every week
  • Location: Whitlam Library Cabramatta
  • Time: 16:00 - 17:00
  • Cost: $0.00
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Wednesday 25 October

School Leaver and Finding & Keeping a Job – FREE Networking Event

NDIS participants, school leavers, parents, transition teachers, career advisers, support coordinators and local area coordinators - this event is for you!

SLES_Event_brite_ImageWe have four very SPECIAL GUEST speakers from the NDIS and TAFE NSW to talk all things 'SLES' (School Leaver Employment Support) and 'Finding & Keeping a Job'.

Bring along your experience and questions to help us create exciting vocational opportunities for our young people with disabilities.

Afternoon tea provided.

To find out more about this event go to www.woodville.org.au/disability-services/geekability-vocational-training-program

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

FREE street parking and disabled parking is available

What can I bring to the event?

Your experience and questions!

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Contact Michelle via email at maprea@woodville.org.au or call 9722 5200.

  • Date: 25th October 2017
  • Location: Woodville Alliance disAbility Services Ground Floor 44-46 Mandarin Street Fairfield East, NSW 2165
  • Time: 14:00 - 16:20
  • Cost: FREE
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Thursday 26 October

Halloween Storytime

Calling all little monsters and ghosts. Don't be scared, it's Halloween storytime. Dress up in your favourite costume for fun spooky stories and craft.

For more information and bookings, please visit: https://fairfieldcityopenlibraries.spydus.com/Events

  • Date: 26th October 2017
  • Location: Bonnyrigg Library
  • Time: 18:30 - 19:30
  • Cost: $0.00
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