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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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Encouraging Diversity in the Workforce

02/12/2019
Mikala is one of Afford’s shining stars. She joined Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) Program and consistently looked to the future to set herself new challenges and goals. With support and encouragement from Afford, Mikala has become empowered t...
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Leaders Revealed for International Day of People with Disability

02/12/2019
Today we celebrate International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD)! It’s a day dedicated to the celebration of the achievements of people living with disabilities across the globe. At Afford, we are proud to champion choice, respect, and inclusion for Australians living with a disability. ...
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Confidence in Travel Training

22/10/2019
Being confident in your ability to get around independently is such an important skill for everyday life. Our SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) trainees recently learned about this essential skill during a travel training session. Opportunities to Learn