RockCan 2018

RockCan 2018! RockCan will be held at Mittagong RSL Club on Saturday 20th October 2018. Following on from a stellar performance last year, The Hidden Wonders will once again perform at this event alongside Squash J, Vesuvius and DJ Smee & Amy C! The Hidden Wonders, a band consisting of Interchange Australia clients and support staff have…

Post School Options for Young People with Disability

15 August 2018 Post School Options for Young People with Disability – By Interchange Australia Consultant, Genevieve Vel For young people with disability, leaving the school system and transitioning to post school options can be daunting. Post School Options include Social, Community and Civic participation, SLES (School Leaver Employment Supports), Other NDIS Employment supports eg. Supported…

Quality Service Providers

  10 August 2018 Interchange Australia: Quality Service Providers – By Interchange Australia Quality Consultant, Edwiena Deep The quality of service providers can be determined by many different elements from the appearance of facilities and personnel, the ability to perform the service, willingness to help, having fully trained and trustworthy staff, delivering the service efficiently,…

Scam Awareness

 8 August 2018 Scam Awareness – By Interchange Australia Consultant, Amber Hall Interchange Australia delivers regular monthly staff information sessions to provide the latest sector news to our staff and to ensure that we are providing the highest quality care to our clients. Recently, a representative from the Department of Fair Trading presented the latest…

RockCan and the Interchange Australia Music Program

3 August 2018 RockCan and the Interchange Australia Music Program – By Interchange Australia Marketing Manager, Joseph Lyons Interchange Australia is unique in the disability & aged care sector as it incorporates musical activities into a wide range of programs and events, including: • Day options; • Music class (encompassing music appreciation, singing, playing an…

National Pain Week: Chronic Pain

27 July 2018 National Pain Week: Chronic Pain – By Interchange Australia Consultant, Suzanne Eustace 3.2 million Australians experience chronic pain every day, 17.1% of men and 20% of women. The total number of people living with chronic pain in Australia is expected to increase to 5 million by 2050.* If your pain has continued…

National Pain Week: Acute Pain

25 July 2018 National Pain Week: Acute Pain – By Interchange Australia Consultant, Suzanne Eustace National Pain Week is observed from 23rd to 29th July. This article, focussing on acute pain, is the first in a two part series. The second article will focus on chronic pain. Acute pain lasts for a short time. It…