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MDSI CHRISTMAS CLOSURE NOTICE

POSTED: 20th December 2017

MDSI will be taking a short break over the Christmas and New Year holiday period. Click here for closure date details.

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VOLUNTEERS END OF YEAR CELEBRATION 2017

POSTED: 20th December 2017

Today was the end of year celebration for our wonderful Volunteers. Our heartfelt thanks goes to each and every one of them for the gift of their time and generous hearts.

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CALL FOR CHANGE TO NDIS ROLLOUT

POSTED: 13th December 2017 SOURCE: Macarthur Chronicle 17th October 2017

Setting up a migrant service and improving access to technology and information have emerged as ways to make sure people with a disability from CALD backgrounds are not missing out on the NDIS.

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MDSI TO HOST NDIS ROUNDTABLE TO IMPROVE ACCESS FOR PEOPLE FROM CALD BACKGROUNDS

POSTED: 06th December 2017 SOURCE: Macarthur Chronicle 06th December 2017

Residents with a disability, their families and service providers will meet in Campbelltown tomorrow for a NDIS round table discussion.

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ANNUAL REPORT 2017

POSTED: 04th December 2017

MDSI's 2017 Annual Report is available for downloading here.

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MUSIC & MOVEMENT PROGRAM

POSTED: 23rd November 2017

Seeking to explore the use of music as a tool for expression and group facilitation, music therapists Moises Espinoza and Paola Esperson worked together with MDSI to hold Music and Movement sessions.

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VANDALS CAN VAMOOSE

POSTED: 31st October 2017 SOURCE: Campbelltown-Macarthur Advertiser 25th October 2017

Renica Adam is drawing a line in the sand when it comes to vandals who draw on walls. The Rotary Club of Macarthur Sunrise member is heading up a team as part of Graffiti Removal Day.

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SBS SPANISH RADIO INTERVIEW - BUTTERFLY: EMPOWERING WOMEN PROGRAM

POSTED: 25th October 2017 SOURCE: SBS Spanish Radio 12th October 2017

A program to equip women in finance, career, personal development and other matters.

Butterfly Empowering Women is a program of Macarthur Diversity Services Initiative, which aims to empower women, as its name implies.

  • It is completely free and started on October 12th. It is developed over 10 weekly sessions, each of two hours.
  • On SBS Radio, Jaqueline Lobo, the program's coordinator said that the goal of this program is to help participants "plan their lives around what really matters and prepare for 2018".
  • These are some of the topics that the program will cover: goal setting, career, education, health, finance, relationships, personal development and more.
  • This program is delivered in 10 weekly sessions of 2 hours each. It is totally free.
  • Those interested can contact Jacqueline Lobo on 4627 1188 (Ext 853), Wednesday and Thursday, or mobile phone 0414 379 682.

(This audio is copyright to SBS).

Program: SBS Spanish Radio Interviewer: Soraya Caicedo Interviewee: Jacqueline Lobo Duration: 6 min 40 sec

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LIGHTS GO UP FOR FESTIVAL

POSTED: 24th October 2017 SOURCE: Macarthur Chronicle Camden 17th October 2017

Bollywood fun and dancing comes to town.

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CAMPBELLTOWN SHOULD BE A PRIME DESTINATION FOR REFUGEES

POSTED: 17th October 2017 SOURCE: Campbelltown-Macarthur Advertiser 13th October 2017

Services, infrastructure, accomodation, cultural diversity. Macarthur - Campbelltown in particular - has almost everything a refugee settling in Australia needs.

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Wednesday
17
Jan 2018

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY - SUMMER 2018

Beach Safety Workshop @ the beach

7:15am to 5:00pm
Wollongong

Thursday
18
Jan 2018

FAMILY MOVIE DAY

Movie: Paddington 2

11:30am
Dumaresq Street Cinema, 4 Dumaresq

Saturday
20
Jan 2018

MDSI SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY - SUMMER 2018

Cinema Under The Stars - Movie: The Lego Batman Movie

6:00pm
Olympic Park

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