Taryn Waters

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Mary and Rachelle joined Amanda’s Circle of Support when they were teenagers. They have continued to enjoy spending time with Amanda as they’ve grown older, making time for her between their busy studies and full-time work. Recently they’ve taken important steps for safeguarding Amanda’s future. “Amanda is our cousin; she […]

Future planning with A Circle of Support

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Moving from the family home to a home of your own is one of the biggest things we do when the time comes to spread our wings and find our living independence from family. It can be equal parts exciting and daunting, and there are many things to consider. With […]

Exploring and Designing Home and Living

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Circle members’ experience In this video by Community Resource Unit Ltc (CRU),  Circle Members reflect on what it means for them to be invited, included and involved involved in a circle of support.The video is 11 minutes long https://youtu.be/gvt1ZmVMGEk Being part of school & friendships Jackie and her daughter Hannah […]

Videos about being part of a circle of support

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Download the full CLP Annual report 2022-2023. On behalf of the Board and CLP team, I welcome new families who joined us this year and sincerely thank the many families who continue to show confidence in us. We are inspired by families to continually seek improvements to the support we […]

CLP Annual report 2022-2023

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Home – part of the CLP vision and mission CLP helps each person with disability work towards their dream for home, bringing a sense of security, independence and pride. The video is 5 minutes long. https://youtu.be/mZUokv9VIZ4 How Tom moved into his own apartment Opening Homes – Accessibility Opening homes openinghomes.org.au is a […]

Videos about home

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Download the full CLP Annual report 2021-2022 (PDF) It is with a sense of optimism and renewal that I share my 2022 report with you. As we emerge from the shadow of the pandemic, while acknowledging its ongoing presence, we are looking forward to a brighter period in the life […]

CLP Annual report 2021-2022

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Social Role Valorisation – A family story Hear how Social Role Valorisation (SRV) guided Jack’s family’s planning in supporting their son into his first work role. The video is 45 minutes long. https://youtu.be/Kdl66Sh2yDg Darcy Elks – Valued Social Roles: Pathways to full, meaningful and inclusive lives This presentation was delivered […]

Videos about valued social roles

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Kurt Fearnley presents the Let us In podcast for ABC Podcasts with Sarah Shands. In episode 4, they tackle the issues of underemployment and underpayment for people with disabilities. They spoke to Wendy Butler and Jenny about Micro Enterprise. Listen here: https://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/letusin/let-us-in-episode-four/101498974 The NDIS shared Tom’s story in 2022  “No […]

Micro enterprise in the media…

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One page summary of the project The Neighbourhood Circles project is being delivered as part of the Inclusive Neighbourhoods Initiative and aims to strengthen the models for neighbourhoods where everyone has a role to play; where everyone is recognised, respected and included. This project is about exploring, strengthening, amplifying and […]

Neighbourhood Circles Project reports

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I am looking for someone to work with me after school hours for 4-6 hours a week to help me use my skills and interests to discover, explore and experience life’s possibilities. I am passionate about building and construction and love making and deconstructing things – I’m eager to build […]

Mentor – Building & Construction skills – Victor Harbor

Download the full CLP Annual Report 2020-2021 (PDF) Our experience of 2020-2021 has continued to be dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic. While we have been largely protected from the full impact of the virus in SA, restrictions on travel and connecting with loved ones, and the uncertainty of changing restrictions, […]

CLP Annual report 2020-2021

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The Covid-19 pandemic enhanced people’s vulnerabilities but also the role that neighbours can play to safeguard against them. When Covid-19 lockdowns struck, people connected like never before, offering help to neighbours and rallying to support their local shops and services.  Covid-19 showed that we want to be more than individuals; […]

Introduction: Neighbourhood Circles Project

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Chairperson and Executive Officer Report Download the full 2019 – 2020 Annual Report (PDF) After a number of years of planning and transition, CLP has now settled into the new world of NDIS, focused on delivering our Mission ‘to assist people with disability to live their own unique and purposeful […]

CLP Annual report 2019 – 2020