Supporting people with acquired brain injury and their families

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Bass Coast Shire Grant

Posted on Wednesday, 9 December 2015

Headway Gippsland wishes to thank the Bass Coast Shire Community Grants Program  for a grant which has enabled the Wonthaggi Social Support group to purchase art supplies.                Picture: Maxine Davies Vice Chaiperson Headway Gippsland with Bass coast representative, Lyndon Bate Program Co-Ordinator and Carren Sanderink program participant.                                          

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Laptop Donation

Posted on Wednesday, 1 July 2015

It is with much pleasure that I advise you that Headway recently received a generous donation of 3 laptops from the School of Rural Health - Churchill Monash University.         These laptops along with a generous donation from Moe Lions Club are currently being refurbished by Ed Comp computers. One of these laptops will be available for use at the Trafalgar Social Support program on a mobile desk. This computer will be connected to the internet and available for all participants to use. …

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Donation for Hats

Posted on Wednesday, 1 July 2015

We recently received a generous donation from the Trafalgar Bendigo Bank for hats. These hats will be distributed to the Social Support Programs and be made available to participants should you forgot you own hat when out and about. Headway would like to thank the Branch Manager and staff of the Trafalgar Bendigo Bank for their generous donation. Regards Jenelle Henry,General Manager

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Accreditation

Posted on Wednesday, 1 July 2015

I'm pleased to say that the organisation recently received certification for the ISO 9001:2008 and the Department of Human Services Standards. This means we are an accredited organisation and can provide services in line with the Department of Health and Human Services guidelines. We aim to deliver high quality programs and welcome your feedback on improvements to the services we deliver. Regards Jenelle Henry,General Manager

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Message from the Chairperson

Posted on Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Let me introduce myself, I’m Thelma Kingwill and I have been involved with Headway Gippsland Inc. since 1984.   I joined a small mutual support group for people with ABI and their families after our son suffered a traumatic head injury in a vehicle accident. I gained great comfort from the group as at that time I was feeling quite isolated and thought no-one could possibly understand what our family are going through. Since then I have been involved in the Management of Headway and have pushed …

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Raising understanding

Posted on Thursday, 22 August 2013

This article was written by Rebecca Symons, published in The Latrobe Valley Express on Thursday, 22 August 2013. It is available as a PDF from the link below. View the article here.

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Carving out some support

Posted on Thursday, 11 April 2013

This article was written by Jessica Chambers, published in The Latrobe Valley Express on Thursday, 11 April 2013. It is available as a PDF from the link below. View the article here.

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Taking a break

Posted on Monday, 30 July 2012

This article was published in The Latrobe Valley Express on Monday, 30 July 2012. It is available as a PDF from the link below. View the article here.

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Headway poetry workshop

Posted on Thursday, 1 September 2011

This article was written by Marian Adams, published in the September 2011 edition of Traf News. It is available as a PDF from the link below. View the article here.

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Headway unveils artistic bollards

Posted on Tuesday, 30 September 2008

This article was published in The Warragul and Drouin Gazette on Tuesday, 30 September 2008. It is available as a PDF from the link below. View the article here.

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