Yooralla has more than 60 houses across metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria designed to suit the needs of people with disability.
Ethan, 6, who uses a wheelchair and a walking frame, now attends a mainstream primary school with the support of a Yooralla Occupational Therapist.
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14 February 2019
Introducing Yooralla’s accommodation vacancy webpage
Our accommodation options include a mix of community units, villas, group homes, transitional accommodation and individual accommodation in self-contained flats.
12 February 2019
New Non-Executive Director appointed to the Yooralla Board
Yooralla is honoured to welcome Dr Walsh to the Yooralla Board as a Non-Executive Director.
12 February 2019
Yooralla turns 101 today!
As we tick over into our next centenary, we have the opportunity to reflect on our jam-packed centenary year in 2018.
11 February 2019
Yooralla customers’ art exhibition
Yooralla customer, Debra (pictured), said she was supported by the Arts program to bring her vision to life.
08 February 2019
Introducing Yooralla’s NDIS Professionals Hub
Yooralla has launched a dedicated section of our website that hosts information specifically for NDIS professionals.
07 February 2019
What happens with your NDIS plan if your life changes?
If you are expecting a life change in the future, for example if you are finishing school, or would like to get a job, this will affect your next NDIS plan.
05 February 2019
Feeding Tube Awareness Week
Yooralla customer Narelle (pictured), who uses tube feeding as well as a ventilator, said she would like to do her partthis year in educating the wider community about what it’s like living with tube feeding.
04 February 2019
Ethan on the right track thanks to Yooralla’s early intervention support
Photo: Herald Sun, Positive Moves - Ethan (right) with his mum Cindy and brother.
31 January 2019
Yooralla's top 10 NDIS articles of 2018
It’s a new year, so it’s a great time to reflect on what people were most interested in reading about in 2018.
25 January 2019
Mansfield Community Hub customers win big at Agriculture Show!
Customers from Yooralla's Mansfield Community Hub produced many fantastic entries for the Mansfield Agricultural Show and saw a great result.