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Macarthur chronicle 12122017

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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HIPPY Salisbury visits HIPPY Claymore

POSTED: 02nd November 2017 SOURCE: Youtube 02nd November 2017

A video recap of HIPPY Salisbury SA Teams visit to HIPPY Claymore.

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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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MDSI CELEBRATES WITH FAMILIES AT TEEN RANCH

POSTED: 01st October 2017 SOURCE: NSW Settlement Partnership (NSP) News 31st August 2017

MDSI, in partnership with the Benevolent Society, organised a family camp at Teen Ranch Cobbitty for seven refugee families, which included grandparents, parents and children of all ages.

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