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Paul Drafts Himself a New Job

30/08/2018
On a Saturday afternoon, Paul attends his local church with his wife. He loves to watch movies and socialise with friends afterwards. Some days he goes for a drive along the roads at a national park. Life has not always been this smooth, but Paul never gave up. Some years ago, Paul was involved in a motorbike accident that left his...
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Billabong clients get colourful with art and craft activities

23/08/2018
What better way to get our creative juices flowing than to pick up some crayons or a paintbrush? Rather than letting clients continue watching tv, our staff are always looking for ways that clients can engage their creative thinking, relieve stress, have fun and learn something new. Recently, the clients participated in some arts and crafts acti...
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Akash sings Slim Dusty at Afford’s Got Talent

23/08/2018
Were you at Afford’s Got Talent this year? Just incase you missed out, our very own Akash Shah from Minchinbury Head office gave us a wonderful performance, singing Slim Dusty’s “We’ve Done Us Proud”. Akash definitely knows how to string some good tunes on his guitar. He’s been learning guitar since 2007 and loves to perform for us.
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Giuseppe’s New Job

16/08/2018
Giuseppe migrated to Australia from Italy a few years ago, but as a new migrant to a new country, getting into the workforce can be quite a challenge. He didn’t let his disability prevent him from trying to find a new job to support his wife, two kids and extended family members. It was important to him that he could continue working in A...
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A Sunday Sausage Sizzle for Penrith Group Home

16/08/2018
Our Penrith group home residents sizzled up a barbeque at Nurragingy Reserve last weekend. The Sunday morning kicked off nice and early with the residents going to the shops to buy the ingredients themselves, supervised by Afford staff. They found all the ingredients they needed and through their shopping and money handling skills were able to p...