Living Independently with MS: Maureen’s Story

26 July 2019 Maureen has been a client of Interchange Australia for three years. She has Multiple Sclerosis and receives support services under the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme) to assist her with daily living. Maureen also receives support coordination to assist her in managing and coordinating her supports. Support Coordination has not only assisted…

National Diabetes Week 2019

12 July 2019 National Diabetes Week National Diabetes Week runs from 14 – 20 July. The aim of the week is to raise awareness about the importance of early detection and early treatment for all types of diabetes as part of the “It’s About Time” campaign, run by Diabetes Australia. What are the types of…

RockCan 2019

RockCan 2019 will be held at the Mittagong RSL Club on Saturday 21st September. Doors open at 3pm. The Hidden Wonders will be joined by two new Interchange Australia bands this year, our new girl group, ‘Strawberry Jam,’ and our Narellan band, ‘Under the Radar.’ RockCan 2019 will also feature two guest bands. Please stay…

RockCan 2019

27 June 2019 Since its beginning in 2009, RockCan has drawn bands together for the enjoyment of the local community. RockCan is a platform for young people with and without disability to showcase their musical talents. Many of our clients share a passion for music and the Interchange Australia music program offers people the opportunity…

Let Your Talent Shine at Interchange Australia!

21 June 2019 Music and drama are offered as part of our Day Options Program and as weekly evening classes. At Interchange Australia, we are delighted to see clients who engage in our weekly music and drama classes enhance their performance skills on an ongoing basis. We are passionate about showcasing the talents and abilities…

CHSP Funding Extension

14 June 2019 The Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) is an entry-level home help programme funded by the Australian Government. It is for older people who are mostly – but not completely – able to live and cope on their own, and don’t yet need higher levels of support at home. Support may also be…

The ASDESI Holiday Kids Klub July 2019

The ASDESI Holiday Kids Klub is more than just vacation care. Supervised by qualified and experienced staff, ASDESI Holiday Kids Klub offers activities for kids 6 – 18 years old and their siblings. It’s aimed at building skills and confidence of children and young people in a fun and safe environment. As always, we have…

Stars on Stage

25 July 2019 Join us for this spectacular variety show featuring dance, drama and musical acts performed by Springett, Travis, Somerset and Kookaburra Campuses. Gold coin donations will be gratefully accepted and will go towards hosting future music, drama and variety shows. Date: Thursday 25 JulyTime: 11:00am – 1:00pmVenue: Picton Bowling Club, 10 Cliffe Street,…

Laura’s Zest for Life

6 June 2019 Laura is a sparkling young woman with a strong zest for life! Laura has received supports through Interchange Australia over the past decade to increase her independent living skills through a range of supports including short-term accommodation, social and recreational activities. Laura is incredibly proud of her recent cooking achievement of following…

National Volunteer Week: Making a World of Difference

24 May 2019 National Volunteer Week is celebrated from Monday 20th until Sunday 26th May. The theme for this year is Making a World of Difference. It is widely recognised that volunteers make an enormous contribution to society. Volunteering Australia estimate that there are almost 6 million formal volunteers and many others who volunteer informally…