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FUTURE ABILITY

Community Education Session on the NDSI - In Hindi

Do you have a disability or care for someone who does?

Do you want to find out more about the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and how it can support you?

If so, then you don’t want to miss this Community Education Session sponsored by the FutureAbility Project of Settlement Services International (SSI), organised by Macarthur Diversity Services Initiative and presented by trained members of the community. The session will be held in Hindi and will cover:

  • What is the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)?
  • Who can access the NDIS?
  • How to access the NDIS?
  • What does pre-planning, planning, implementation and review mean?

This session is designed for people with disability from the Hindi backgrounds, their family and carers.

Refreshments upon arrival and lunch after the session will be provided.

For more information, reserving a place or if you require transport, please contact Renica Adam on 0413 536 800 or renica@mdsi.org.au

Thursday
26
Apr 2018
10:00am to 12:00pm Mukti-Gupteshwar Mandir, 203 Eagleview Road, Minto FREE Event

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY

Family Movie Day: Peter Rabbit

Please RSVP Jacqueline by 19/04/2018

Movie selection could change closer to the date 

Thursday
26
Apr 2018
11:00am Dumaresq Street Cinema, 4 Dumaresq Street, Campbelltown 02 4627 1188 Jacqueline Lobo Jacqueline.Lobo@mdsi.org.au FREE ENTRY TO MOVIE

COPTIC EASTER CELEBRATION 2018

Come along, bring a friend and share the celebration!

The Egyptian Coptic Community would like to invite all Campbelltown residents to join them in celebrating this special event.

  • PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CHAIR OR PICNIC BLANKET
  • SOME TRADITIONAL FOOD & FRUITS WILL BE PROVIDED
Thursday
26
Apr 2018
10:00am to 2:00pm Koshigaya Park, Campbelltown 0419 751 552 Sana Al-Ahmar sana@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

CELEBRATE COHESIVE COMMUNITIES

Free Family Event

As part of Multicultural March...

  • Live entertainment performance, by Shohrat Tursun (World renowned musician/vocalist)
  • Cultural fashion parade
  • Live DJ
  • Family fun activities
  • Food and drinks available for purchase
  • National dress welcome

Brought to you by the Cohesive Communities Advisory Group

Saturday
28
Apr 2018
1:00pm to 4:00pm Town Park, Oran Park 0419 751 552 Sana Al-Ahmar sana@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

PUBLIC STARGAZING NIGHTS

Join us in 2018 for Campbelltown Rotary Observatory’s public star gazing nights!

MDSI is teaming up with Macarthur Astronomical Society and Western Sydney University to bring you four special events. Come with family & friends to view the sky through the observatory domes & professional telescopes & learn more about Astronomy.

2018 DATES
April 28th
May 26th
July 21st
September 15th

TIMETABLE OF EVENTS
5:00pm: Lecture in building 21, WSU by Dr Ragbir Bhathal, (Director, Campbelltown Rotary Observatory, WSU)

5:45pm: Meet & greet below the domes with music, entertainment & sausage sizzle/drinks with gold coin donation) 

6:00pm/Sundown: Stargazing commences with Macarthur Astronomical Society at the Campbelltown Rotary Observatory, University Drive, Macarthur Heights

These events are weather permitting.

People with disabilities are advised to contact the Society at least 24 hours in advance at contact@macastro.org.au to discuss accessibility to the site.

These are ‘red light’ events, no camera flash or bright torches are permitted.

If your home is close to the domes, please consider supporting MAS in these incredible events by keeping your home’s outdoor lighting to a minimum on these nights.

Saturday
28
Apr 2018
Starting at 5:00pm Starting at Building 21, Western Sydney University 0417 439 610 Caitlin Manganaro macarthurheights@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

FAMILY FUN DAY

April Activity: Let's Count Amazing Race & Seed Planting

Morning tea provided (bring a bottle of water).

Sunscreen will be available but don't forget your hat.

Monday
30
Apr 2018
10:00am to 12:00pm Claymore Opportunity Hub, Cnr Dobell Road & Gould Road, Claymore 0419 222 175 Jodi-Lee Charnock  or   02 4627 1188 Jacqueline Lobo jodi@mdsi.org.au or   Jacqueline.Lobo@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

FREE CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP

For People With an NDIS Plan

Topics Covered

Managing your NDIS Funds:

  • Agency Managed
  • Self Managed
  • Plan Managed

Guest Speakers

In-Motion & South West Wellness Centre

RSVP by 23/04/2018

Wednesday
2
May 2018
1:00pm - 3:00pm MDSI Activity Room, Ground Floor, 171 - 179 Queen Street, Campbelltown 0490 814 888 Robyn Hocking robynhocking@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

MACARTHUR HEIGHTS COMMUNITY - KIDS CLUB 2018

NATURE CLAY PRINTS

Children participating in Kids Club activities must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Refreshments will be available and this is a great opportunity to meet other families in the community. Activities are aimed at primary school aged children, however parents can assist younger children in activities if desired. Parents/guardians will be required to sign registration forms for their children at commencement of activities.

Thursday
3
May 2018
4:30pm to 5:30pm Macarthur Heights Land Sale Office 0417 439 610 Caitlin Manganaro macarthurheights@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

BUTTERFLY: EMPOWERING WOMEN PROGRAM

Life skills, coaching, planning, networking and mentoring.

This program will be delivered in 10 weekly sessions starting on Thursday, 3rd of May 2018.

Sessions include: Life skills, coaching, planning, networking and mentoring sessions in career, education, health, personal finances, family and personal development.

* Child care available by booking only

Thursday
3
May 2018
10:00am to 1:00pm MDSI Activity Centre (Blue House), 127 Dumaresq Street, Campbelltown 0414 379 682 Jacqueline Lobo Jacqueline.Lobo@mdsi.org.au FREE Event

MACARTHUR HEIGHTS COMMUNITY

Bees Wax Wraps Workshop

Learn how to make your own eco-friendly beeswax wrap with Kristy from Parva!

Beeswax wraps are the perfect alternative to using plastic cling wraps & bags to store your sandwiches, fruit, veg, bread and more. 

Be sure to RSVP early as spots are limited!

Thursday
3
May 2018
6:30pm to 8:30pm Macarthur Heights Land Sale Office, Cnr University Drive & Milky Way 0417 439 610 Caitlin Manganaro macarthurheights@mdsi.org.au $10.00 per person
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Thursday
26
Apr 2018

FUTURE ABILITY

Community Education Session on the NDSI - In Hindi

10:00am to 12:00pm
Mukti-Gupteshwar Mandir, 203 Eagle

Thursday
26
Apr 2018

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY

Family Movie Day: Peter Rabbit

11:00am
Dumaresq Street Cinema, 4 Dumaresq

Thursday
26
Apr 2018

COPTIC EASTER CELEBRATION 2018

Come along, bring a friend and share the celebration!

10:00am to 2:00pm
Koshigaya Park, Campbelltown

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