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02 December 2020
Celebrating International Day of People with Disability with The Sisters of Invention
The Sisters of Invention will be performing from Adelaide, streaming the concert via YouTube.
01 December 2020
Catching up with my mate Jeff
This is the second article in the series to mark International Day of People with Disability, written by customer Timothy Jong.
30 November 2020
Emilios cooking his way to recovery
When Paula Burns, Service Manager at Yooralla’s Powley Parade home, noticed that Emilios wasn’t making much progress with his recovery, her team decided to trial an innovative approach to his physiotherapy sessions.
24 November 2020
Celebrating diversity at Yooralla
More than 150 of Yooralla’s customers and employees have participated in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer/Questioning, Asexual Plus (LGBTIQA+) project, which aimed to empower customers seeking to explore and express their identities.
19 November 2020
Yooralla CEO update
Jennifer Williams, AM, Chair of Yooralla’s Board, said that Dr Devanesen is a seasoned CEO, who has led Yooralla with distinction.
17 November 2020
Yooralla’s 2019/20 Annual Report is now available
The report, which is also available in an accessible format, provides detailed information about Yooralla’s activities and financial performance over the past financial year.
13 November 2020
World Diabetes Day
To better support our community, Yooralla has developed and introduced an Enhanced Healthy Eating program to all residential customers, families and employees.
10 November 2020
2020 NAIDOC Week
At Yooralla, we believe that it is important to understand the diversity and richness of Aboriginal culture in order to provide culturally safe and respectful supports and services.
08 November 2020
Psychology Week 2020
As part of Psychology Week (8-14 Nov), we are profiling Yooralla Psychologist, Eve Ashwood, Eve specialises in supporting customers with high and complex needs.
27 October 2020
World Occupational Therapy Day
Occupational Therapists (OTs) can support people at all stages of life to reach their potential.