Yooralla customer, Jessica, says some of the most common misconceptions about Down syndrome are not only untrue, they can also be hurtful.
People with disability and their carers can now register their interest in Yooralla’s popular recreation activities on our website.
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18 March 2019
Register your interest in Yooralla’s Recreation activities
Register your interest in Yooralla’s popular recreation activities on our website.
15 March 2019
RSM Australia to raise funds for Yooralla
Yooralla has been selected as a ‘charity of choice’ for RSM Australia’s annual internal fundraising initiative to support the not-for-profit sector.
13 March 2019
Evidence-based therapy explained
‘Evidence-based’ refers to delivery of therapy, or other practices, that has reliable, scientifically-proven and predictable outcomes. In other words ‘tried and tested’.
13 March 2019
Support Yooralla’s Parenting with Disability program
Bonnie said having Emelia support her to prepare for motherhood made a world of difference to her.
06 March 2019
6 things to think about when your next NDIS planning meeting is coming up
It is important to think about how your current NDIS plan is working for you, before your next NDIS planning meeting.
05 March 2019
Lucy lands her dream job with Yooralla’s support
Yooralla’s hospitality program at Leongatha Community Hub has supported Lucy to get her dream job.
28 February 2019
Free one-on-one NDIS discussions in Melbourne’s West and South
People with disability and their carers, at any stage of their NDIS journey, can book in a free discussion.
27 February 2019
Changes to Yooralla’s Communication and Assistive Technology services
Yooralla recently undertook an assessment of its Communication and Assistive Technology related services and sites.
26 February 2019
4 ways to manage your NDIS funds
There are four different ways to manage the funds in your NDIS plan. You can change the way your NDIS supports are paid during your plan review meeting with the NDIS.