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SLES Trainees Speak Up

09/06/2020
Speaking in public, or in front of a group of people doesn’t come naturally to all of us. When we enter the workforce for the first time, speaking with people from different backgrounds, ages and levels of experience can be daunting. Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employm...
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SLES Responsibility Challenge

02/06/2020
Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) program provides school leavers with opportunities to enhance their skills and prepare for life in the workplace. SLES trainees at Mt Druitt and Penrith have been learning about responsibility in life and work. ...
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Steven Rises to the Challenge

02/06/2020
“If you believe in a dream and have the courage to try, anything is possible” – Rick Hansen Steven is a sensational forklift driver at Afford Minchinbury Australian Disability Enterprise (ADE). He is an enthusiastic worker and a ded...
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SLES Safety FUNdamentals

09/04/2020
Learning and developing workplace skills continues to be a primary focus for Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) program. So, trainees took to the internet to do some training online! Mt Druitt and Penrith SLES trainees took advantage of their time on-s...
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Celebrating Work Success on World Autism Awareness Day

31/03/2020
This Thursday, 2nd April, is World Autism Awareness Day. It is a time to celebrate diversity, unique talents and advocate for people with disability. At Afford, every individual is supported under the NDIS to achieve their goals...