Disability respite centre opened

MIROMA Incorporated formally opened its second disability respite facility at the weekend. Aptly named Maruwa, which means “to take care of”, the home will allow Miroma […]

Disability support expands

A NEW service in the city will expand opportunities for both support of people with disabilities and employment in the region. Officially opening its doors this […]

Election debate for carers

CARERS will have the opportunity to question political candidates for the state seats of Mount Gambier and MacKillop at an election debate on Thursday night. The […]

Education funding boost

STUDENTS with special needs in the state’s public schools will benefit from a $57m funding boost over the next five years[…]

Glitch in the system

MOUNT Gambier City Council will write to the Federal Government urging immediate action to rectify a “glitch” in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). The NDIS […]

Advocacy for older Barker residents

MEMBER for Barker Tony Pasin has announced a free support network is now available to stand up for the rights of older people in need in Barker[…]

Disability support service expansion

SOUTH East families have welcomed the announcement disability support service Minda will establish a regional office in Mount Gambier, which is expected to create 100 direct […]

Disability service access improves

ROLLOUT of the National Disability Insurance Scheme continues with people with disabilities living in the Limestone Coast able to access the scheme from this week.[…]