Recent News

6
Aug
NDIS - Finding and Keeping a Job & SLES

WCIG has been supporting individuals with a disability to find employment fo... More

18
Jun
WCNjobs expands - new contracts means new opportunities

In October 2017 Working Communities Network applied to expand the number of ... More

22
May
How SEE Helped Jayden Find his Spark

Jayden spent a year in the SEE Youth class, starting in February 2017. He wa... More

Premier's Gala Dinner - 'Proud to Belong'

21 Mar 2018 - Representatives from WCIG were pleased to attend the Premier's Gala Dinner, kicking off Cultural Diversity Week for 2018.

Some lucky representatives from various WCIG programs attended the Premier’s Gala Dinner on 17 March.

The main purpose of the dinner was to officially launch the 2018 Cultural Diversity Week festivities for Victoria. This year's theme, 'Proud to Belong', is a poigna...

WCIG's 9th Annual Board Scholarships with Special Guest Mr Wade Noonan

29 Nov 2017 - WCIG celebrates the successes of participants across all programs at its Ninth Annual WCIG Board Scholarships presentation.

On Thursday 23 November at the Royal Victorian Motor Yacht Club in Williamstown, WCIG celebrated the outstanding achievements of a special group of its program participants.

WCIG’s Board Chair, Mr Frank Carlus and CEO Mr Ron Miers were joined by special g...

Vale Greg Herriman

5 Oct 2017 - Colleagues, Participants and Board members at WCIG are saddened by the sudden passing of Greg Herriman on Saturday 23rd September.

Greg worked at WCIG for just over eight years, most recently supporting people through the Social Enterprise Group.

He brought a great compassion and creativity to his work, getting involved whenever he could to find ways to help mold the future WCIG and ...

The Victorian Government Minister for Industry & Employment Visits Jobs Victoria west@work Program

20 Mar 2017 - WCIG was delighted to host Minister Wade Noonan on a short visit to WCIG’s Social Enterprise Group to meet with two west@work Jobs Victoria participants in Seddon on Friday 17 March 2017.

Minister Noonan was greeted by two west@work program participants who were recently successful in gaining employment at WCIG’s Cleanable social enterprise. These participants were also awarded Certificates of Appreciation by the Chair of WCIG’s Board, Frank Carlus, for being committed to their e...

WCIG's 8th Annual Board Scholarships - 2016

14 Nov 2016 - WCIG's annual Board Scholarships were again a massive success in 2016 with the eighth scholarship event hosted right by the water at the Williamstown Yacht Club on

12 Scholarships were awarded this year to deserving participants across all programs; including Disability Employment Services, Youth Services' Western Springboard program, Social Enterprise Group and WCIG Training Services.

The Board Scholarships reward the efforts of nominated participants who go above and b...