Archive for October, 2013

ILC’s Carers Week Wrap Up!

Sunday the 13th October marked the beginning of National Carers Week. A week of raising awareness and where the 2.6 million Australians who are providing unpaid caring support are formally recognized for their significant contribution to their care recipients, the wider community and the nation. Monday the 14th marked the first Independent Living Centres Carers […]

‘Mini Treasure Chests’ help children play

Noah’s Ark recent merger with ILC WA has even more keenly tuned our awareness of all things related to children with a disability and their participation in our community. This week is Children’s Week and there are a number of events happening in our community both in Perth and regionally. Staff from our Assistive Equipment […]

Free Communicate AT demonstration at ILC

ILC is pleased to be hosting Adam from Communicate AT on Tuesday 22nd October. Communicate AT is a Victorian based supplier of communication devices and AAC options, specialised iPad accessories, computer access, switches and wheelchair mounting options. You can find their website here: www.communicateat.com.au Adam will be delivering a free demonstration of his equipment from […]

Variety Motor Mouth Camp

Have you heard of the Variety Mouth Camp? Some of our staff are thrilled to be volunteering at this exciting event this week. The Variety Motor Mouth Camp is a five day camp for children with complex communication needs who use augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices. It will be held at Point Walter from […]