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Taking time out by the seaside

Taking time out by the seaside

Afford’s Short Term Accommodation is a chance for our clients, their carers and family to take time out and enjoy new experiences. Our Waterford team create a real family vibe for respite, with the group enjoying regular outings to expand their social circles, life...

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Rouse Hill fashionistas

Rouse Hill fashionistas

Lights, camera, action! The catwalk was ready and the music was pumping for clients of Afford’s Rouse Hill Day Program to strut their stuff during their on-site fashion show. Rouse Hill regularly holds client and staff meetings to give individuals the chance to...

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Channelling the Three Sisters

Channelling the Three Sisters

A trip to the iconic Blue Mountains region in NSW presented our clients from Blacktown Day Program with sensory experiences and the opportunity to learn more about our country’s natural wonders and heritage. Afford lifestyle assistants and clients, Ryan, Michael,...

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Happy Australia Day!

Happy Australia Day!

Australia Day! It’s a time to reflect, respect and celebrate our nation’s history, achievements and people. Watch: The story of Australia At Afford we are proud to have a wonderfully diverse community made up of staff, clients, residents and carers that enjoy...

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Emma-Lee Shows Her Appreciation

Emma-Lee Shows Her Appreciation

Aside from being there to fight fires when needed, Emma-Lee’s local fire brigade also goes out of their way to bring joy to the community. Before Christmas, they travelled around the local area with Santa as a special traveller in their truck. This was much to the delight of many children and families.

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Start-up Success!

Start-up Success!

Running a business takes confidence, leadership and a willingness to give everything a red hot go! These are just some of the qualities nurtured through Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) program. A recent start-up business challenge proved that our SLES...

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Dom’s Journey to Independence

Dom’s Journey to Independence

For a long time, Dom didn’t know what living on his own could be like. Health and mental illness meant that he was in hospital for over three years. He missed his freedoms and the chance to live life his way.

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Carer Events With a Difference

Carer Events With a Difference

Afford organises Carers Events with a difference. The events give carers of individuals with disability an experience to unwind and an environment that supports friendship and understanding.

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A Taste Of Work Life

A Taste Of Work Life

Part of Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) program involves practical work experience for trainees. Work experience helps give trainees a glimpse into the responsibilities and pressures of a workplace environment. It also presents opportunities for...

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Sharon Shares her CPR Skills

Sharon Shares her CPR Skills

Sharon is one of those amazing people that everyone looks to for guidance. She is always ready and willing to help her fellow housemates who live with her at their home in Logan Village in Queensland. She is a very caring person and loves to share her knowledge and...

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