Strengthening Parent Support Program Gippsland update

The Noah's Ark Strengthening Parent Support Program 15 May newsletter for the Gippsland region contains the following highlights:

  • Seeking your feedback about Strengthening Parent Support Program via a short survey -
  • Calls for expressions of interest to form a new Parent Group in Moe
  • SuppAUT Latrobe Autism Support Group meeting details – next meeting 30th May
  • Steps Orbost Parent Support Group – meeting details – next meetings 23rd May, 6th & 20th June
  • Inverloch & District ASD Support Group meeting details.  Next meeting 5th June
  • Better Outcomes for Your Child – NEW. With a focus on learning negotiation to get better outcomes, advocacy, communication skills, negotiating a win/win. This will be a ‘virtual’ group.  Let me know if you’re interested
  • Down syndrome parent support – contact details
  • My Time – groups in Morwell, Wonthaggi & Bairnsdale.  Meeting details
  • PlayConnect playgroups for families of young children with autism.  Bairnsdale.  Meeting details
  • Association for Children with a Disability contacts
  • NDIS contacts
  • Latrobe Regional Gallery are running a Guided Hands On Tour in June
  • Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders – presented by Sue Larkey.  20th June.  Morwell
  • NDIS Thin Markets Project – closes 31st May
  • Parenting Research Centre contacts
  • Carer Gateway contacts & services
  • Supported Playgroups in each Local Government Area – contacts
  • Irabina presents Professor Temple Grandin & Tim Sharp.  20th July.  Melbourne
  • NDIS Workshops in Bairnsdale.  13th, 14th, & 15thJune
  • Ability Football Traralgon – details
  • Employment for all Abilities with guest speaker Beau Vernon.  22nd May.  Wonthaggi
  • Starting a Career Conversation – call for providers to host this workshop which is presented by ACD
  • Healthy Mothers Healthy Families – call for provider to host this workshop which is presented by ACD
  • A Job For Everyone – Living Library.  30th May.  Sale
  • Songwriting & Wellbeing workshops in Moe. 12th June – 14th Aug
  • Starting the Career Conversation workshops for parents of secondary school students with disability.  19th June.  Bairnsdale
  • Bundy Boogie disco at Bundalaguah.  21st June

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

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