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Employees, Trainees and Residents Celebrate!

09/12/2019
Affordians love to party! This time it was the Christmas celebrations for our Australian Disability Enterprises (ADEs) employees, SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) trainees, and Group Home residents! It was such an amazing turn-out, with more than 350 people coming together at The Catholic Club...
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Coming Face To Face With Employers

19/11/2019
Training and learning about life in the workforce in the supportive environment of Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Support) program is one thing. Getting out and facing employers is a whole new experience altogether. It takes courage, confidence and the ability to showc...
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SLES Trainee’s Inspiration

12/11/2019
Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) Program inspires young trainees to reach for their goals. So, it made sense that the posters on the walls of SLES sites should reflect the individual goals and aspirations of the trainees taking part in the program.
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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
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SLES Makes Budgeting A Breeze

08/10/2019
Being able to manage a budget successfully takes practice. Money management is such a valuable skill that is used throughout almost all aspects of life. Practical Skills Development Afford’s SLES (School Leaver Employment Support) program incor...