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Minister Presents Premier’s Award to Social Futures Ability Links NSW Program

Northern Rivers based Social Futures has received a Premier’s Award for improving government services with a special presentation made by NSW Minister for Disability Services, The Hon. Ray Williams. Social Futures delivers the Ability Links program across Northern NSW and is the lead agency for the North West Alliance which delivers Ability Links across 87% of regional NSW. North West Alliance Program Manager Valerie Thompson was on hand to receive the award and said it was recognition of all the wonderful work the Linkers do in our communities.

Win a ticket, Save a life: Youth Suicide Prevention Theatre production

Byron Youth Theatre’s production about youth suicide prevention, Gone Tomorrow, highlights the importance of watching out for such signs in our family and friends and assisting them to get the help and support they may need. StandBy Support Service has been involved in script development assistance and Rose Hogan will be talking after one of the upcoming performances.

Free Outdoor Cinema Event to Celebrate Social Inclusion Week

Clarence Valley will mark ‘We R One Day’ and Social Inclusion Week with a special free event and outdoor cinema screening of Moana at the Grafton Showground on Friday 24 November. Jason Kingsley from Ability Links NSW said the afternoon will kick off at 4.00pm with kids entertainment, laser tag, sand wizard, face painting, a jumping castle and twilight markets with the movie starting around 7:30pm.

Working Together to Connect School Services

Are you working in public schools in the Lismore and Richmond Valley region? Would you like to connect with the School Services team? A ‘meet and greet’ session will be held on Monday 27 November 10am-11.30am at the Education Office, 610 Ballina Rd, Goonellabah.

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