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CLA in Profile

Community Lifestyle Accommodation Ltd (CLA) is a not-for-profit organisation registered in November 2010 under the Corporations act 2001. It is a company limited by guarantee and managed by a board.

Our board is a group of dedicated individuals with varying skills, knowledge and expertise. We are committed to addressing the critical lack of suitable accommodation for people with an intellectual disability.

CLA seek to work in partnership with Federal, State and Local Governments, non-government providers and the wider community.

(Liaising with Department of Human Services, Victoria.)

Supporting carers through information, transitional planning and advocacy.

Making older carers a priority.

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Bunnings Sausage Sizzle Volunteers Needed in February

Can you help this February? As you well know, Bunnings sausage sizzles has been a very valuable source of fund-raising for CLA for a number of years now. We are now organising the next 2 sausage sizzles and dearly love, in fact, in need of volunteers to assist, they are: 1) February 1st Mornington Bunnings, …

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Volunteer Opportunity: CLA looking for Fundraiser Co-Ordinator

Job description: Volunteer fundraiser co-ordinator Community Lifestyle Accommodation Ltd (CLA) is a grassroots, not for profit company, that responds to the needs of carers, and people with a disability and we are looking for an enthusiastic and driven volunteer who can assist us with organising fundraising events to fund support & advocacy to carers and address …

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We have a new Carer Information & Support Advocate

My name is Yvonne, I am CLA’s new carer information & support advocate, committed to assisting participants and their parents/carers with NDIS pre-planning, including accompanying the family to the NDIS planning meetings. I can assist with NDIS plan re-views, speak with the service sector and advocate for the family on issues impacting on their lives. Cath is taking …

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All Abilities Sailing at BYS

A personal story from a CLA Member and Volunteer about the All Abilities Sailing Program at Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron. We’ve moved from Melbourne to live in Rye since late 2017 and loving it. My adult son, Jamie especially shown his enthusiasm and happiness since being here. Apart from everything else, attending the Sailability Blairgowrie has definitely …

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