NDIS Information Sessions in City of Port Phillip and Glen Eira

The City of Port Phillip and Glen Eira are presenting free information sessions on the National Disability Insurance Scheme, in partnership with other organisations, for carers and consumers.  Registration is essential and early booking is advised.  Please see details below.

CoPP NDIS Readiness Workshops_Feb to March 2018

Glen Eira NDIS Readiness Workshops Flyer_final

News from Alfred Health Carer Services, Wellways and Tandem

You can access Alfred Health Carer Services Friday Extra with information on NDIS sessions for carers here: http://mailchi.mp/e5646f179afb/friday-extra?e=a2d63ca51a

Wellways News has information on the Doorway Program and NDIS https://www.vision6.com.au/v/13219/1778861095/email.html?k=yFjALCL10jq8nksHM_cJ8hOloXyjmq6TSHT_IWzWaro

Tandem eNews lists a number of conferences coming up in 2018


Tandem eNews 3 October 2017


In this issue

•  World Mental Health Day
•  Make a mental health promise
•  Tandem Annual General Meeting
•  Tandem Mental Health Carer Register
•  Annual Issues and Opportunities Workshop
•  Ready, Steady, NDIS
•  Support Decision-Making Project Report
•  Odd Socks Day
•  Blue Knot Day
•  Drop the Jargon Day

Inner South Family and Friends AGM Tuesday 10 October 2017

You are invited to our Annual General Meeting at Betty Day Centre on Tuesday 10

October 2017 to hear our guest Professor Jayashri Kulkarni

speak on ‘Research at MAPrc’


The research at Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre (MAPrc) is recognized internationally as ground
-breaking.  Professor Kulkarni, Director of MAPrc
is internationally recognized as a leader in the area of women’s mental health.

For more information see flyer here AGM Professor Jayashi Kulkarni

A Group Photo of ISFAF Members with Minister Martin Foley 8 November 2016

Our last meeting for the year attracted a large attendance and Minister Foley covered many topics of interest to our members including the National Disability Insurance Scheme, public housing and social housing, including the Labor Government’s housing register initiative.  See more details at  housing.vic.gov.au/victorianhousingregister

2016-11-08-isfaf-monthly-meeting-img_4726Violeta Peterson, Carer Consultant, Judi Burstyner, Convenor ISFAF, Penny Lewisohn, Minister Martin Foley, Liz Grieb, Judith Rafferty, John Lawrence, Board Member Abbeyfield Australia