What We Do
NorthStar assists and supports people who have a disability, permanent injury or ongoing medical condition find and maintain employment. NorthStar is a community based not-for-profit employment service helping people in the Northern region into employment since 1991.Read MoreRegister As Job Seeker
Linda is a valued team member at Leo’s Fine Foods & Wines. Linda has been working at Leo’s for more than 5 years so her placement here has been a great success! Linda’s journey has been an interesting one… Read more
The National Week of Deaf People is a week-long national celebration of Deaf individuals and the Deaf Australian community. It is an opportunity for the Deaf to celebrate their community, language, culture and history, make the public aware of their local, state and national communities, and recognise their achievements.
World Sight Day (WSD) is an annual day of awareness to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment, and is held on the second Thursday in October each year.The international theme for World Sight Day 2013 is Universal eye health, with a call to action:Get your eyes tested.
WISE Stand Up for Mental Health is a unique stand-up comedy event featuring award winning Canadian comedian David Granirer. David, an author and counsellor who has depression, has trained a group of Australians with mental illness to develop their own stand-up comedy routine on the highs and lows of living with mental illness. Stand Up for Mental Health takes place on Friday 25 Oct 6.30pm at Deakin Edge Fed Square, Melbourne.
Traditionally held in Europe, this extraordinary conference brings together the world’s leading experts on hearing voices and recovery. It is an event unlike anything else in mental health, filled with hope, innovative thinking and collaboration. This year the congress will be hosted in Melbourne at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre by Voices Vic, Prahran Mission.