Other Organisations


We like to work collaboratively with other organisations and support them in their endevours.

Please scroll down for event information about other organisation's upcoming and past events. 

For more information about upcoming event, please visit our All Abilities Community Calendar and facebook page


Upcoming Events

Free yoga for carers and family members
Free yoga for carers and family members

Past Events

SENSORY FRIENDLY FILM SESSION - THE LEGO MOVIE

When: Sunday 10 April, 11am

Where: Glen Eira Town Hall — Theatrette
Corner Glen Eira and Hawthorn Roads, Caulfield 

What: This free film session will be sensory friendly. Lights will be left on and the sound will be turned down to create a more comfortable experience for people with autism spectrum disorders.

RSVP: Bookings are essential. Contact Council’s Service Centre on 9524 3333.

Free 3 day Autism workshop - 23 February

Aspect Victoria is pleased to offer our highly successful, contemporary, evidence based three (3) day Positive Behaviour Support Workshop.

When: Monday 23 Feb - Wednesday 25 Feb
Time: 9.30am - 2.30pm
Where: Ebdale Community Hub, 20 Ebdale St, Frankston

Eligibility to participate in the workshop:

Parents and carers of children and young people aged 6 - 25 years of age who are diagnosed with Autism
The individual with Autism must be living at home 
Participating families are encouraged to invite professionals or service providers working with them to attend the workshop with them

Families participating in this workshop will develop an understanding of Autism and how it impacts learning and behaviour, creating Autism friendly environments at home, how to write Behaviour Support Plans, and more. 

Please note: workshops require a minimum of 16 registered participants to proceed as scheduled. If the minimum number has not been reach at least one (1) week prior to the start date, the workshop will be cancelled. 

For more information: Contact Amber Day on (03) 93776600 or email aday@autismspectrum.org.au.

Hip Hop Dance

HIP HOP IS HERE FOR 6 WEEKS ONLY!

Cost: $5.00 per session

When: Wednesdays, starting 21st October

Where: Marriott House, 100 Wheatley Road, McKinnon
NB. You do not have to attend Marriott House to participate in the program

Time: 11:00 – 12:00

Everyone in Hip Hop will be performing on:
2nd December: International Day of People with Ability at GESAC
4th December: Kingston Big Break

For more information contact Mel or Erica 9578 7557

Vision Australia is introducing an exclusive employment event, for people who are blind or have low vision; The Employment Pathways Exhibition.

Wednesday, 22 July 2015
5:30pm – 8pm

The NAB Village,
700 Bourke Street, Docklands VIC

This expo is designed to give job seekers an understanding of the opportunities and support that is available to them as they search for employment, whether they are currently searching for work or want to get a jump start on planning their future. 

For more information visit the Vision Australia website.

THE LION KING will be holding an autism-friendly performance at the Regent Theatre Melbourne on Saturday, 8 August 1.30pm.

Disney’s THE LION KING is working closely with Autism Awareness Australia to create a friendly and supportive environment to enjoy this award-winning musical.The specially adapted performance will be suitable for individuals on the autism spectrum and their families, with trained staff on hand and dedicated quiet and activity areas should anyone need to leave their seats. Slight adjustments to the production will include reduction of any jarring sounds or lights focused into the audience.

For more information or to book tickets visit http://www.disney.com.au/lionkingautismfriendly/

hip hop for all abilities

As you may know, an all abilities hip hop session has been running fortnightly from St Augustine’s Hall in Mentone and is led by Isi.  Some of you may know her from Cirque sur Roues (Circus on Wheels) and she has lots of experiences in working with people with a disability.

Some spaces have become available for the afternoon sessions.

Click here for more info

COME'N'TRY GYMNAstics (WESLEY LIONS)

film session for autism (glen eira city council)

movie night for access inc

Come along to see the movie 'Woman in Gold' and watch the 'SUPER' movie staring many of our members, to help raise money for our friends at Access Inc. 

Click here for more info. 

Premier's Active April

Premier’s Active April is part of the Victorian Government’s commitment to promote healthy and active lifestyles and get Victorians to join in the fun of increased physical activity.

Click here to find out more

 


Disability Respite & Recreation EXPO 2015 (MOIRA)

The Respite and Recreation Expo is fast approaching.

The expo will be held Tuesday 21st April 2015 in Berwick.

Please view the attached flyer for further details


Parent Information Aspect Positive Behaviour Support (Jewish Care & Access Inc)

Dear All,

Jewish Care & Access Inc have come across an amazing opportunity to run a 3 day workshop for carers/family members of people 6 to 25 year olds diagnosed with Autism. These workshops will be run by Aspect Victoria.  Please find attached information about the Aspect Positive Behavior Support workshops.  One of the highlights the program is that participating families are encouraged to invite professionals or service providers working with them to attend the workshop for free as well. 

In order for Jewish Care & Access Inc. to run the 3 day workshop at Jewish Care’s facilities with no cost to carers/family members, we need to have 16 families or more enrolled on it.

Workshop details:

Dates:  Monday 15th of June, Tuesday 16th of June and Wednesday 17th of June.

Time: 9:30am to 2:30pm

Where: The Manders Villas, 311-313 GlenEira Rd, Caulfield North

If you would like to attend these workshops, please send an email to jbauerberg@jewishcare.org.au before the 20th of April.

 

Access melbourne (access inc) 

Access Inc invites you to join their new social engagement program, commencing in February 2015. For more information contact office@accessinc.org.au


carers fitness program (glen eira city council & ymca Caulfield)

Glen Eira City Council in partnership with Caulfield Recreation Centre is running a carers fitness program for carers of people with a disability.

Classes will commence on Wednesday 4 February from 11.15am -12.15pm. Classes will run every Wednesday for 8 weeks until the 25 of March.

Healthy refreshments will be provided.

This is a great opportunity for carers to engage in physical activity, take some time out for themselves and connect with other carers.

$5 per session or $30 for eight week block.

To register or for more information call Caulfield Recreation Centre on 9519 7500


In One Voice 

On behalf of the Jewish Community we would like to extend an invitation to the revival of the In One Voice festival. Click here for more information.


carers walking group (jewish care)

Jewish Care would like to extend to you, an invitiation to join their walking group for carers of children and adults with special needs. Click here for more information. 


SAILABILITY (Yachting victoria)

On behalf of Yachting Victoria, we would like to invite members to take part in their upcoming sail program for people with all abilities.

"Abraham our Father" presented by Rabbi Fred Morgan (City of Port Phillip Mulitifath Network)

Sunday 22 February & Sunday 15 March 2015. 7.30-9.15pm.

St Kilda-Elsternwick Baptist Church. 9 Pakington Street St Kilda 

Gold coin donation to the work of the network 

Further Information: Alan Marr 0407 095 695 


party in the park (14.02.15)

All Abilities members, friends and family you are invited to the Glen Eira City Coucil's Party in the Park.

A day of free entertainment for the whole family will include:

  • live shows by Fifi and the Flowertots and The Jungle Book;
  • art and craft activities;
  • children’s cooking classes;
  • wildlife education programs;
  • a talent quest;
  • free rides;
  • storytelling and face painting;
  • a selection of healthy food choices available; and
  • roving entertainment.

 Click here for more information about this event.  


camp sababa

See the flyer below.

For more information, visit their facebook page and website


Celebrating International Day of People with Disability at GESAC (Glen eira City council)

It’s on again!  Glen Eira City Council is celebrating International Day for People with Disability with a free activities day at GESAC on Wednesday December 3, 10am-2pm.

This is an all-abilities, all-ages event; everyone is welcome to come along and join in the fun.

Activities include: Zumba, tennis, soccer, cricket, balloon football, circus skills, T-ball and basketball. BBQ lunch is provided. 

Glen Eira Sports and Aquatic Centre (GESAC) is located on East Boundary Road, Bentleigh East.  

Registration opens at 9.30 on the day; activities start from 10am. Hope to see you there!

For more information or to register, please contact:
Belinda Jordon on 9524 3333, metroaccess@gleneira.vic.gov.au

out & about family day 


2014 international day of people with disability (Jewish Care) 


'the house of yes' show (THEATRE WORKS) 

On behalf of Theatre Works, All Abilities members are invited to their upcoming performance 'The House of Yes' (by the little ones theatre) at Theatre Works, St Kilda.

This is part of the community connect program that aims to make local theatre available (i.e. free!) to individuals in the community that may not otherwise engage with performance art. Individuals must have a  HealthCare Card, Veteran Affairs or Pensioner Card, and can bring their carers.

If you are interested for either this performance or those next year, please contact Anne Stonier at development@theatreworks.org.au


SHEVET YUVAL GRADUATION (BNEI AKIVA MELBOURNE)

Bnei Akiva Melbourne invites friends of Shevet Yuval to their graduation ceremony.

As you may be aware, a new program has been initiated to move Shevet Yuval to the next stage in their exciting journey; from being Chanichim to becoming more integrated with the Madrichim and their own peers. The new Wednesday night program has been a great success over the past few weeks and we have heard fantastic feedback from the Madrichim, the Chanichim and Parents.

In celebration of Shevet Yuval’s graduation from being Chanichim, and the tremendous journey they have been through, Bnei Akiva is hosting a Graduation Dinner on Sunday 23 November. We would like to invite you, along with your family, to join us in this celebration.

The dinner will take place at Kimberley Gardens Function Centre (441 Inkerman St, St Kilda East) and will run from 6.30pm-9.30pm. Tickets are 18 dollars and can be booked by clicking on the link below. For catering purposes, tickets must be booked by the 19th November.

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/shevet-yuval-graduation-dinner-tickets-14090169075

For any questions or queries: email bneivic@gmail.com  or call Ella Kraus 0401 547 144 

POP UP CAFE (ACCESS INC)


walking group for carers (jewish care)

Work it Out - new 8 week program 

Bayside Youth Services is running a brand new eight week program throughout term 4.

Work it Out summer fitness will introduce young people, 12 years and up, to a  range of fun ways to get fit. From boxing to yoga, circuit training to Hip Hop dancing, there will be something new and exciting each week. 

With a focus on a healthy body and a healthy mind, applications are now open, just head to www.formstack.com/forms/bayside-workitout to register, or phone them on 9599 4622 for more info.


rawcus ensembles


jewish care


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