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The Good News: Garry's Long-term Commitment to Health with Cleanable

Garry has schizophrenia and depression. When Garry came to Cleanable he was r... More

8
May
The Good News: Stephen Stepping Up!

Stephen came to WCIG’s Disability Employment Services in 2014 after being lon... More

9
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The Good News: Cleanable and Don*

Don joined the Cleanable team at the beginning of the year, recovering from a... More

The Good News: Stephen Stepping Up!

8 May 2015 - Some good news from both WCIG Disability Employment Services and Training Services!

Stephen came to WCIG’s Disability Employment Services in 2014 after being long term unemployed for over 3 years.

Stephen was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder and depression after being ‘king hit’ in 2002 while visiting Adelaide.

LoveLuvo's Success at the 2014 Maribyrnong Inclusive Recognition Awards (MIRA)

9 Dec 2014 - LoveLuvo Social Enterprise receives the 2014 award for Inclusive Business Practices at the Maribyrnong Inclusive Recognition Awards (MIRA)

Last Friday, some of the LoveLuvo team attended a celebration that coincided with the International Day of People with a Disability (IDPwD) hosted by Maribyrnong City Council; the 2014 Maribyrnong Inclusive Recognition Awards (MIRA).

We're proud to announce that...

WCIG Board Scholarships 2014

28 Nov 2014 - WCIG celebrated the successes of participants across all programs at the Sixth Annual WCIG Board Scholarships

On Monday 17 November at Riverside Kitchen and Events in Ascot Vale, WCIG’s Board Chairperson, Natalie Lupton and WCIG CEO Ron Miers presented tailored scholarships to nine successful nominated participants from WCIG’s programs across all WCIG sites in Melbourne’s west, north-west and Geelon...

Melton CARE Expo 2014

20 Oct 2014 - Our Melton team were once again all smiles at the Melton CARE (Carers Access Resources Expo) on 16 October

Despite the weather, the CARE team estimated that over 700 people attended the CARE Expo event last Thursday at the Melton Community Hall. The event was again a phenomenal success courtesy of the efforts from Melton City Council through MetroAccess, the Melton Service Provider Network, the local carer community, local resi...

Big News for WCIG Training Services

26 Aug 2014 - WCIG and JobCo are pleased to announce that we are welcoming a new era of RTO collaboration.

Based on the successes of the close relationship between JobCo and WCIG, and more recently the success of the WCN DES consortium, we have taken the decision to extend this collaborative approach to include our RTOs. The aim is to share each RTO’s expertise and build on efficiencies across the two services.

Ef...

WCIG @ Melton City Council Careers Expo

15 Aug 2014 - WCIG were out and about in Melton on 29 July for the Melton City Council's Careers Expo.

The Melton team represented WCIG at the recent Melton City Council Careers Expo at the Melton Community Hall, near the town centre.

The event was a hive of activity, with over 1000 students from years 9, 10, 11 and 12 attending from 11 schools in the Melton area and surrounding suburbs.

Participating studen...