Five high achievers have been honoured at
the inaugural Geelong Awards for People with a Disability 2015,
which celebrated the invaluable contributions of people with a
On Friday January 23, in a display of
community spirit at its best, 26 golfers pushed themselves to the
limit by playing at least 100 holes of golf in one day without
carts to raise money for Karingal in the Karingal Hundred Hole Hike
(HHH) at 13th Beach Golf Links.
HHH players Matt Olsson and Greg
It is with some sadness I announce that I
will be resigning as CEO of Karingal later this year.
The construction of the Eastern Geelong
Community Centre has been delayed by about three months, with the
exciting redevelopment expected to be completed early next
About 30 young women from disadvantaged
backgrounds are better prepared to enter the workforce thanks to
Journey to Work.
Pictured: Participant Ashley with
Sarah and Daria from Coulter Roache Lawyers
Community spirit was on show at the
Karingal BacLinks Summer Workplace Big Day Out, with employees from
local businesses combining with people with a disability and carers
for an entertaining day.
Get your paintbrushes and pencils primed,
submissions are open for the 2015 Karingal KarnivART
The National Disability Insurance Scheme
(NDIS) is a small but significant part of the broader National
Disability Strategy - a 10-year plan that is paramount to an
Karingal Training's 'I have confidence in
me' course sparked a boost in self-esteem for Kim Ross, who
subsequently gained several qualifications to help her prepare for
the job market.