NEWS & EVENTS

Encore on Stage 2018

January 16th, 2018

Encore on Stage 2018 is Coming!!! For the twentieth year running, New Lake Peer Support Inc. is proud to present a day of entertainment for all ages. A talented team of adults with disability will be performing a variety of musical acts in the spectacular concert, ‘Encore on Stage 2018’ This year’s concert will be held on Sunday 25th March 2018 at NEX (formerly Newcastle Panthers). cnr King and Union Streets, Newcastle West. The show will commence at 1:30 PM. Tickets $25. Tickets are on sale! The performers of ‘Encore on Stage 2018’ are people with disability who attend our weekly drama/dance groups, Encore, Harmonies and Viva. ForRead more ...

Annual Planning Day

January 16th, 2018

On Tuesday 13th February 2018, New Lake Peer Support Ltd. will be holding its annual Planning Day for participants and their families/carers at the Alice Ferguson Community Centre, 30 Caldwell Street, Merewether commencing at 10.30am. The purpose of the day is to highlight any issues facing the service; to look at current practices and to develop directions and strategies for the year ahead. Morning tea and lunch will be provided. Please confirm your attendance by contacting the office by Friday 9th February 2018.Read more ...

Third Party Verification

October 9th, 2017

New Lake Peer Support Ltd. will be undertaking third party verification of their performance against the NSW Disability Services Standards (NSW DSS) in early February 2018. All NDIS Approved providers are required to undertake third party verification at least every three years. The process will include recognitiion of other quality standards and systems a service provider may have in place.Read more ...

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

September 1st, 2017

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is the new way of providing support for Australians with disability, their families and carers. The NDIS will provide about 460,000 Australians under the age of 65 with a permanent and significant disability with the reasonable and necessary supports they need to live an ordinary life. As an insurance scheme, the NDIS takes a lifetime approach, investing in people with disability early to improve their outcomes later in life. The NDIS gives all Australians peace of mind that if their child or loved one is born with or acquires a permanent and significantRead more ...

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