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Read more September 13, 2017
Wallara Australia – Marriage Equality

Wallara Australia is a proud social purpose agency seeking greater equality and inclusion for the people with different abilities we support. We believe we are all 1 community and it's time to embrace and celebrate diversity in all its forms. Accordingly,

Read more September 5, 2017
From referees to life coaches: Phil Hayes-Brown

They don’t wear tracksuits and they don’t blow whistles, but the life coaches at Wallara now have sporting language and thinking in their DNA. And it’s all down to the influence of the Dandenong-based disability service’s chief executive officer,

Read more August 21, 2017

Last week we hosted here at our Dandenong HQ a group of about 20 senior business executives doing a community leadership course with Leadership Victoria and it led to some robust conversations about inclusion, the value of jobs and fairness in our society.

Read more August 11, 2017
Inclusive Education

It was pretty much impossible over the past week  not to hear about Senator Pauline  Hanson’s comments about kids with different abilities in the classroom holding others back. It was all over the media – in the newspapers, TV  and every radio

Read more June 27, 2017
CEO Social Change Blog

Making social change happen is important at Wallara. Our CEO has started a blog picking up on news stories or ideas about social change that catch our attention and the goal is to drive a conversation and get more people thinking about what sort of social

Read more June 14, 2017
Paving the Way for All Abilities

Paving the Way for All Abilities – a pathway from the community for the community Order form general Paving the Way for All Abilities - General

Read more May 22, 2017
Social Change and Risk – CEO Blog

Two news items caught my attention over the past few weeks that made me think about social change and risk.  The first was the ugly fight for the AOC Presidency between John Coates and Danni Roche which saw allegations of bullying and intimidation and

Read more May 17, 2017
What Does Social Change Look Like?

At Wallara we talk a lot about the need for social change and we look for partners that help us achieve it. One examples is our 'Keep On Learning' program with Monash University that started with numeracy and literacy but has now expanded to the Frankston

Read more May 5, 2017
Wallara’s 2016 Annual Report Hot of the Press


Read more April 10, 2017
Assessment Tools For Different Abilities Needs Urgent Attention

Wallara is really proud of our partnership with Monash University where our clients are trained by pre-Service teachers in numeracy and literacy. It provides trainee teachers with hands on engagement teaching people with different abilities and our clients

Read more March 17, 2017
NDIS Update from CEO

Last week Wallara  held 3 NDIS  Info forums in each of our key hub areas – Mornington Peninsula, Dandenong and Pakenham - for Wallara families and about 140 attended. I was so glad our Board Chair David Willersdorf could join us for the Dandenong

Read more March 6, 2017
Senior Support Coordinator 2017

Senior Support Coordinator 2017

Read more March 3, 2017
Where will my family member live when I am no longer able to support them at home?

Great family forum last night helping our families and carers understand and prepare for the NDIS! Our forum tonight in Dandenong has been oversubscribed (a 2nd Dandenong date is being arranged) and then we are on again tomorrow night in Pakenham.  

Read more March 1, 2017

To help you prepare for the NDIS Wallara is holding a series of NDIS workshops throughout 2017.  Session one will be held at the following times and locations: 28th February 2017: 6.30-8.30pm – Sages Cottage, 85 Sages Road Baxter 1st March 2017: 6.30-8.30pm

Read more February 8, 2017
National Disability Insurance Scheme Forum


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NDIS Video

NDIS Video

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