PEER Network Stories

You + Me = Community

The You+Me=Community is a community festival initiated by the Huon Disability Network, a peer network, which is part of the Tasmanian DSO Speak Out consortium. After over a year of collaborative planning with Baptcare and the Huon Valley Council, the inaugural festival was held on Sunday 4 March in Huonville. The main goals of the festival were to Have  fun! Create opportunities for people with a disability to make community connections Raise awareness with the broader community about people living with disability and their rights to be a part of community life: to have a place to belong Raise awareness [...]

2023-10-25T10:54:33+10:3004/17/2018|PEER Network Stories|

VALID – Clayton Peer Action Group

The local VALiD Clayton Peer Action Group has named Showbiz Cinemas as Ballarat’s most accessible venue. The Everard and Mattson Memorial Award was presented in December last year by Buninyong MP Geoff Howard as an acknowledgement of the cinema’s effort to make their venue wholly accessible for those living with disability.

2023-09-19T09:49:36+09:3003/06/2018|PEER Network Stories|

ACD – Team Up Peer Network Grant

The Korean Cockatoos Disability & Carers Association Inc is a community group for Korean families with children who have been diagnosed with Autism and other developmental disorders. It has been running for more than 10 years and has grown to more than 50 families.

2023-09-19T09:49:37+09:3003/06/2018|PEER Network Stories|
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