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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...
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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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Sienna’s Surprise Transport Trip

12/11/2019
For the past six months, Sienna has been supported by Afford’s Southport Lifestyle Assistant, Hayley, to have greater confidence in travelling on public transport. The pair have travelled to many places. From Brisbane all the way down to Broadbeach South. Travel Training For ...
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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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Marija Gets A Job

15/10/2019
Everyone has the ability to share, contribute to the community and live a life of choice and independence. That is what Marija has now discovered, after securing a job at Westmead Hospital in the mailing room. Explore Your Talents at Afford Day Programs Marija has been with Afford’s