Strengthening Parent Support Program; Gippsland March news

The Strengthening Parent Support Program (SPSP) links families in the Gippsland area to Parent Groups, training sessions, news, information and promotes self-advocacy.
Parents and carers who have a child with a disability or developmental delay can meet up with other parents and carers in SPSP. Noah’s Ark, in partnership with the Victorian Government provides SPSP for families with children aged 0 -18 years. This program is fully funded and free of charge for family members

Highlights of the March 13 newsletter:

  • Call for news items for inclusion
  • Bushfire help
  • SuppAUT Latrobe Autism Support Group meeting details
  • Steps Orbost Parent Group contact details – next meeting will be in Term 2 with details to be advised
  • Inverloch & District ASD Support Group meeting details
  • Sale & Warragul Parent Group meeting details
  • Down syndrome parent-to-parent support
  • My Time Parent Groups Morwell & Wonthaggi details
  • My Time & Play Connect Bairnsdale details
  • Latrobe City Supported Playgroups in Morwell & Traralgon
  • The Association for Children with a Disability contact details
  • NDIS contact details
  • Map Your Future for young adults with disability aged 16 – 25
  • Wheelchair tennis in Traralgon
  • Watch this space – Wills & Estate Planning info sessions coming to Warragul & Bairnsdale
  • Surfing for the disabled Inverloch
  • Razzamatazz free magic show in Melb
  • Baw Baw Disability Expo in Warragul
  • Gippsland Disability Advocacy incorporated details
  • Spectro Spective sensory-friendly screening of The Lego Movie 2 in Morwell
  • (it’s no) Drama theatre ensemble performance in Leongatha
  • VALID presents Fantastic Flicks in Moe
  • VALID & Writers Victoria present the 2019 Dulcie Stone Writers Competition – written or drawings can be entered
  • NDIS information sessions in Orbost, Benambra, Swifts Creek, Cann Valley & Mallacoota
  • It Takes Two to Talk parent training in Wonthaggi

 Download the 13 March Newsletter.

Highlights of the March 6 newsletter:

  • Invitation to send through any disability specific info for inclusion in future Info Lists
  • Bushfires – counselling services you can access
  • SuppAUT Latrobe Autism Parent Support Group details
  • Steps Orbost Parent Group contact details
  • Inverloch & District ASD Support Group details
  • Sale & Warragul Parent Groups – contact me for further details
  • Down syndrome parent support details
  • My Time groups in Morwell & Wonthaggi details
  • My Time Bairnsdale & Play Connect details
  • Latrobe City Council Supported Playgroups in Morwell & Traralgon
  • The Association for Children with a Disability contact details – register with them to receive Noticeboard via email for FREE
  • NDIS contact details
  • Children & Young People with Disability Australia contact details
  • Tuning Into Kids: Emotional Coaching Parenting program – FREE.  Morwell
  • Gippsland Family Law Pathways Network presents a Twilight Session with Judge Judy Small discussing problem solving in the family law courts
  • Details of Map Your Future
  • Wheelchair tennis
  • Being AUSOME program Wonthaggi
  • Grandparents Raising Grandchildren forum Inverloch
  • Exploring career opportunities for young people with disabilities – free.  Workshop for young people & another for parents & carers. Wonthaggi
  • Surfing opportunity for people with disability to learn surfing & also for volunteers.  Inverloch
  • Dyslexia diagnostic app to be created – seeking Gippsland participants
  • Nationally Consistent Collection of Data in schools – information
  • Baw Baw disability expo. Warragul

Download the 6 March newsletter.

For more information please contact Yvonne 0430 209 641(voice or text).