Jim and Alice were married in 1956 in London when Alice was travelling and working abroad, Alice a stenographer and Jim was in the air force as an aircraft engine mechanic. Jim was born in England, where Alice was born in Australia. The couple moved to Australia in 1960….
Are you from South-West Sydney and looking for somewhere to have a short break away from home? Want to meet new people? Do activities with peers? Go on adventures? Learn valuable life skills?
Then Interchange Australia’s Short Term Accommodation (Respite) program located at Narellan is the perfect place for you…..
The covid-19 vaccine rollout is well under way, and we as Aged Care and Disability workers are eligible to get ours now! There are over 5 million other Australians who have gotten the jab, including all of the managers and many of the support workers at Interchange Australia.
Magenta has been a participant of Interchange Australia’s Day Options Program since 2016, and during that time we’ve loved getting to know her and being able to support her in a range of ways. Magenta is non-verbal, and so in the past it has been difficult for her to communicate what she needs. Over the past few months she has come a really long way…
Michael is a go getter. He doesn’t let his disabilities limit him, and his clear passion for music drives him to get whole heartedly involved in the various music programs that Interchange offers. Michael has been a member of Interchange Australia’s original rock band “The Hidden Wonders” for many years now, and in that time his love for percussion has only grown. You haven’t seen happiness until you’ve seen the look on Michael’s face when he gets to sit behind the drum kit…
Let’s look after our seniors and give a little back. NSW Seniors week is all about taking care of our seniors, celebrating their life’s contribution to society and helping them navigate their way through the services available to assist them to continue to live independently for many years to come.
Why do we show up to work? What makes us come back, even on the hard days? If you ask other support workers these questions, the answers you get are not “I do it for the money” or “It’s just easy and convenient for now”.
The RockCan Show Premiere & Awards night held Friday 23rd April saw everyone in attendance dressed to the nines for a red carpet event celebrating the release of the RockCan show on screen and the Annual Interchange Australia Music Awards.
A stellar live opening performance by Thomas, Michelle and Heidi “Lean on me” brought the house down before everyone settled in to watch the feature film “The RockCan Show”.
The very first time I saw Michelle was when she jumped in from the crowd at a live performance by Interchange Australia band the Hidden Wonders and started rocking out to an ACDC classic with the band, she belonged there and I knew that we had to invite her to join!
The Interchange bands have been working on making their very own movie, and you’re invited to the premiere and awards night! April 23rd 2021 – Get your tickets today!