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With the support of Yooralla’s Arts and Recreation service, Jason went on his dream holiday to Sydney.
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Read the latest news, blogs and statistics from Yooralla. Learn about disability from the personal experiences of people with disability, carers and the wider community.
26 August 2016
Celebrating our staff
Felix lives in one of Yooralla’s south-eastern residential services, and was determined to make sure his support workers were given the recognition they deserved for their outstanding work in supporting people with disability.
25 August 2016
Friendship and farm life in Benalla
Home to hens, horses and whole lot more, Yooralla’s farm in Benalla offers customers and community groups the chance to develop a variety of agricultural skills and get acquainted with a friendly group of farmyard animals.
25 August 2016
Set sail with the accessible tall ship Tenacious this spring
The accessible tall ship Tenacious has arrived in Melbourne and is offering opportunities for people with and without disability to experience sailing.
24 August 2016
Transport under the NDIS
Getting around and doing the things you need to do is an important part of everyone’s day. For people with disability, transport can sometimes be challenging and you may require some extra support. Learn how existing transport supports may change and how you can plan for your transport needs under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
23 August 2016
Yooralla’s new work experience opportunity with Diamond Creek Rotary Club
As part of Yooralla’s new Pathways to Open Employment program, an exciting new work experience placement program has been developed in conjunction with the Diamond Creek Rotary Club.
22 August 2016
Hearing Awareness Week
This week is Hearing Awareness Week, raising community knowledge of the challenges faced by people living with hearing loss and also ways in which people can protect their hearing.
18 August 2016
New app gives voters with disability a voice
The Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) have developed a new app to support voters with complex communication needs to participate in enrolling and voting.
17 August 2016
Continence support under the NDIS
If you require support for managing your incontinence due to your disability, you should make sure you discuss your needs with your NDIS planner or Local Area Coordinator when you transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
16 August 2016
Jason sees the sights in Sydney
Earlier this year, a young man named Jason set himself a goal to see all that Sydney has to offer. With the support of Yooralla’s Arts and Recreation service Jason achieved his goal, and had the time of his life along the way.
15 August 2016
Brain Injury Awareness Week 2016
15-21 August is Brain Injury Awareness Week, an annual event which aims to raise awareness of acquired brain injury (ABI) in the community. This year, the awareness week is focused on the occurrence of strokes among young people.