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26 June 2017
Lunch in Leongatha for Donors and the Community
The hospitality team from the Leongatha Community Hub held another successful community café recently. This time their lucky guests were over eighty diners, including fourteen locals who regularly donate to Yooralla.
22 June 2017
National Continence Week 2017
This week is National Continence Week – an opportunity to raise awareness about incontinence, an issue that affects one in four Australian adults.
21 June 2017
Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Global Day 2017
The global day of recognition for Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is held annually on 21 June and provides a chance to advocate and raise awareness for those living with the disease.
16 June 2017
Yooralla congratulates former Board Director, Fiona Smith, on her Queen’s Birthday award
Yooralla congratulates former Board Director, Fiona Smith, who was honoured this week with an AM in the General Division of the Order of Australia. Fiona’s award celebrates her service to the community and her human rights and social justice advocacy.
15 June 2017
Coming soon to a theatre near you!
Customers from our Drouin Hub are channelling their creative side, writing and performing their own courtroom drama 'Friends, thieves, burgers and cars,' showing Tuesday 8 August, in Warragul as part of the Gippsland Parasteddford.
13 June 2017
Protecting your personal details
The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is aware of a potential scam involving people pretending to be from the NDIA in order to collect participant’s personal details via telephone.
08 June 2017
Yooralla answers questions about the NDIS at Our Choice Expo
Several hundred people attended the ‘Our Choice’ Expo yesterday at Wantirna South to learn about the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
08 June 2017
Yooralla opportunity shop opening 10 July in Chelsea
From 10 July Chelsea residents can shop until they drop at Yooralla’s new purpose built opportunity shop
08 June 2017
Seminar on Intellectual Disability
The Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability (ASID) is inviting supporters of people with an intellectual disability, both professionals and carers, to a seminar promoting the good health and healthcare of people with an intellectual disability.
06 June 2017
Leongatha Community Hub weaving stars to campaign against violence
Since February, customers from the Leongatha Community Hub have been hard at work weaving stars from ribbons as part of the global One Million Stars to End Violence Project. The purpose of the project is to promote community connectedness and awareness to end violence.
02 June 2017
How the NDIA is working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
As part of Yooralla's series of article to recognise National Reconciliation Week Yooralla, we have summarised what the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is doing to engage with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to roll out the NDIS in those communities.