Category Archive: Hot Press

Aug 22

Celebrating Carer’s Week with Lunch & Show

CLA Carers lunch sponsors

YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO: CELEBRATING CARERS WEEK LUNCH & SHOW   Date: Mon 15 Oct’18 Time: 10am for 10.30am start – 2pm Venue: Morning Star Estate, 1 Sunnyside Rd, Mt Eliza _________________________________________________________ FEATURING: Bernadette Mether Vaughan Wilson Piano Beleura Village Choir Chris Mc Conechey (The Master Of The Washboard) HOSTED BY PATRON JUDY BARRET MC Russell …

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Jul 30

Invite: CLA General Meeting & Guest Speaker August 2018

CLA Members & Parents/Carers welcome   Date: Mon 27 August Time: 10am for 10.30am start – 1.30pm close Venue: Conference room Morning Star Estate, 1 Sunnyside Rd Mt Eliza _________________________________________________________ General meeting attendees welcome @ 10am or 11am for guest speaker GUEST SPEAKERS at 11am: Ashley Whitelaw OT Student Monash University Frankston & Libby Callaway …

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Jun 29

Great support at Bunnings Sizzle

CLA Sausage Sizzle at Bunnings

Big thank you to those who popped in for a snag on Wednesday May 23rd and the volunteers who braved the cold weather. You helped us raise a whopping $1,200 – all to go towards supporting carers of children with disability. On behalf of them we thank you deeply! SaveSave

May 23

CLA visit the Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron

On Thursday April 26th a small group of people from the Community Lifestyle Accommodation group attended for sailing in the Rosza’s Beneteau, Amalie and lunch courtesy of Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron (BYS). Activity such as this as part of the Sailability Blairgowrie program is in a small way support for both the parents and their children …

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May 18

Commonwealth Ombudsman’s report into the NDIS’s plan review system has revealed up to 8,000 people are stuck waiting for an outcome.

The NDIA has accepted the Ombudsman’s 20 recommendations. CLA urges all Carers to join local carer groups, we have power in numbers to push for urgent action to get the NDIS back on track to deliver reasonable and necessary support to the individual with a significant disability. Administration of reviews under the National Disability Insurance Scheme …

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Apr 21

Proud Performance by Beleura Village Chorus

Another fundraising delight organised by the CLA brings in much needed funds for building accommodation for adults with a disability. On Sunday 8th April, 2018, our fundraising team member Carole organised the very successful High Tea & Silent Auction at the Beleura Village Chorus to Blue Hills Rise Village in Cranbourne raising a whopping $1,965 …

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Apr 11

Invite: NDIS information session

Melba Support Services

COMMUNITY LIFESTYLE ACCOMMODATION LTD INVITES YOU TO: NDIS information session Date: Thursday 31 May 2018 Time: 10am for 10.30am start – 1.30pm close Venue: Conference room Morning Star Estate, 1 Sunnyside Rd Mt Eliza _________________________________________________________ Information about the National Disability Insurance Scheme & how our speakers can assist you. SPEAKERS WILL COVER: OPTIONS for PLAN MANAGEMENT …

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Apr 10

The Autistic Gardener – series on Channel 4

Autistic Gardener Channel 4

Lovely series to watch where a team of autistic gardeners are challenged to re-design gardens 👍🏼 http://www.channel4.com/programmes/the-autistic-gardener

Mar 26

Many questions answered at today’s General Meeting

General Meeting 26 March 2018

Today’s CLA General Meeting saw many questions answered by Dr John Chesterman OPA Thank you John for helping our carers understand the legal issues that impact on families caring for a person with an cognitive impairment. John handed out the latest publications put out by the OPA. CLA were encouraged to keep up our advocacy …

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Mar 02

Invite: CLA General Meeting & Guest Speaker March 2018

CLA Logo

CLA Members & Parents/Carers welcome   Date: Mon 26 March Time: 10am for 10.30am start – 1.30pm close Venue: Conference room Morning Star Estate, 1 Sunnyside Rd Mt Eliza _________________________________________________________ General meeting attendees welcome @ 10am or 11am for guest speaker GUEST SPEAKER at 11am: John Chesterman (Dr) (Deputy Advocate, Office of the Public Advocate) …

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