Open day with options – Central Queensland As we speak

Cassidy Mogensen, Nikita Horvat and Jodi Van Arkel on the Headspace stall

By Trish Bowman

Serving to individuals with incapacity, sickness and harm discover options to their employment wants was the primary focus for the Neighborhood Options Open Day held on Wednesday 27 July at Beaman Park, Yeppoon.

The group introduced twelve particular person group providers collectively to help individuals with disabilities, psychological well being, accidents, or well being situations.

Neighborhood Options Buyer Expertise Coordinator Sheree Smith stated they needed to create an surroundings the place conversations might be simply had about boundaries and challenges individuals could also be going through in attaining their employment targets and the methods wherein native providers can help.

“Typically individuals are unaware of what providers can be found to assist with their wants, Ms Smith stated.

“The open day was a approach to carry providers collectively within the one handy place, to open up extra alternatives for individuals to study extra concerning the help that’s accessible of their group.

“Neighborhood Options work in unison with the group to create alternatives, to assist extra individuals make their prospects a actuality, and to create social and financial alternatives for many who are deprived,” Ms Smith stated.

“When eligible prospects be part of Neighborhood Options, we work with them to know their wants, and supply a tailor-made strategy in helping them to realize independence by way of sustainable and rewarding employment.

“Our providers can help and join individuals with employment, training and coaching, ability improvement, private wellbeing packages, specialist incapacity providers and extra.”

Ms Smith stated Neighborhood Options may assist employers to recruit and retain workers with a incapacity, harm or well being situation and help them in accessing a variety of monetary helps and incentives.

The Open Day supplied info and help centered on wellbeing, expertise, training, employment, engagement, and independence to these experiencing challenges together with a free sausage sizzle and chilly drinks.

Neighborhood Options is a number one specialist employment company with over 20 years’ expertise in serving to Queenslanders with incapacity or psychological sickness to seek out rewarding and satisfying work.

They’re dedicated to making sure that people and households in want are assisted to attain their full potential.


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