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Altogether Drama

Outside Man - April 2016The Disability Trust through our Sport & Recreation service has forged a strong relationship over the past six years with the Merrigong Theatre Company in the Illawarra. The partnership enables participants of our Altogether Drama Group to not just develop their acting skills but provides a pathway to perform in mainstream productions with Merrigong Theatre. … Continue reading Altogether Drama

Río 2016 Paralympics ” Yes, I Can”

120207160107698_Rio-2016-Paralympic-emblem__0As the Rio 2016 Olympic Games start to wind up its time to get ready for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio – watch this great video and be inspired by some amazing athletes.

Workskills Buddies

image003Susan Burg is a Workskills client (Workskills is The Disability Trust’s employment service). Susan is on the Disability Support Pension due to her level of blindness but this has not stopped her voluntarily looking for work and recently becoming a published author and illustrator. The Disability Trust’s Dom Quarmby began case managing Susan Burg at … Continue reading Workskills Buddies

Congratulations to Melissa Tapper

Melissa TapperThe Disability Trust would like to congratulate Melissa Tapper on being the first Australian Athlete to make both the Olympic and Paralympic games. The table tennis player has already represented Australia in the London Paralympics, but in Rio she will also be competing in the Olympics. The ABC Australian Wide featured Melissa in their programme on … Continue reading Congratulations to Melissa Tapper

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