Participants at the North Road Day Support hub celebrated the end of year with a day of making Christmas hats and gift giving.
Colin, Don and David enjoyed the chance to celebrate and be in the company of friends before our Day Supports program closes over the Christmas break.
Friendship and community are a big part of life. We understand that being around people you like and who make you feel good is important. Our Day Supports program help people find what they like to do and provide the right support and activity to suit their needs.
The North Road group consist of many of our long-term participants who have developed a friendship throughout their time at OC Connections. It is important for them to celebrate milestones, events and each other and our staff are there to facilitate that.
If you’re looking to meet new people with similar interests, wecan help you make and keep those connections.
The NDIA have advised that the NDIS participant booklets 1, 2 and 3 have been updated. These are available to support you throughout your NDIS journey. The updates include information on changes to the NDIS Act, clearer language and information about the ‘my NDIS’ app. Download the updated booklets on the NDIS website, or pre-order printed […]
The Young Carers Network’s Young Carer Bursary Program supports young carers to continue with their education. The program offers 1000 bursaries of $3000 each year to assist with education needs and resources. To apply, you must be aged 12 – 25 years old for the entire time you’re receiving the bursary. Additional requirements can be […]
Pandemic leave disaster payments reinstated until 30 September, 2022
Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment is support if you can’t earn an income because you or someone you’re caring for has to self-isolate or quarantine due to COVID-19 If your isolation, quarantine or caring period started: between 1 July and 20 July 2022, you have until 2 August 2022 to claim on or after 21 July […]