Undiagnosed Children’s Awareness Day

Let’s Unroll the mystery of undiagnosed Syndromes by coming along to SWAN’s (Syndromes Without A Name) ‘Undiagnosed Awareness Day’ – to raise awareness for undiagnosed rare genetic conditions. When: Saturday 21st March Time:  10am – 12 noon Where: Croxton School Playground Corner of Woolhouse Street and Beavers Road Northcote There will be plenty for the family such […]

This entry was posted on March 4, 2015

Do Ya Wanna Dance?

Are you looking for a new and exciting activity that the whole family can get involved in? Then Dance Family might be for you! Guided by experienced dance therapist, Heather Hill, and volunteers, children can explore a mix of creative movement, dance, drama, art and music. The Dance Family program aims to give children and […]

This entry was posted on February 10, 2015

World Cup Action Day Saturday 14th March 2015

Blind Cricket Catches Cricket World Cup Fever The Victorian Blind Cricket Association is pleased to announce their Cricket World Cup Action Day for Blind and Vision Impaired School Students of all ages in both Primary and Secondary Schools. For further details on how to participate in this fantastic opportunity please see the below links for […]

This entry was posted on February 10, 2015

Autism Spectrum Workshop for Teachers

Making it Work: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Adjustment and Modification Melbourne 23 March During this standards-referenced, day-length workshop, teachers will: Unpack Autism Spectrum Disorder – what it is, how it affects thinking and learning. Gain practical strategies for modifying activities and differentiating lessons to increase student participation and achievement. Explore Behaviour – identify possible reasons for […]

This entry was posted on February 6, 2015

Painting a Picture for a Brighter Future

ECIA VC’s 2014 Victorian Election Platform “Disability doesn’t discriminate why should we” – is ECIA VC’s (Early Childhood Intervention Australia – Victorian Chapter) campaign slogan for equalisation of legislation to ensure that all children throughout Australia receive access to early childhood intervention. Currently Victoria is the only state that does not discriminate on the grounds of […]

This entry was posted on November 17, 2014

Out and About Family Fun Day

The Villa Maria and Transurban Out and About Family Fun Day is an all abilities, all ages event. Come and join in the all accessible fun! The jam-packed day includes free modified sports and activities at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre, an all-abilities walk around Albert Park Lake and a pop-up sensory garden designed […]

This entry was posted on November 16, 2014

Hearts in Mind – Wellbeing program

Hearts in Mind is a program that aims to enhance the wellbeing of parents and carers. As part of this program they are offering an 8 week course in which parents and carers will learn mindfulness meditation and develop other skills for supporting wellbeing. Mondays from 12:30‐1:30 October 6 – November 24, 2014 Reservoir Neighbourhood […]

This entry was posted on October 5, 2014