Substance.org is a non-government not-for-profit charitable organisation, that works in the Nepean, Blue Mountains and Hawkesbury communities to minimise the harm associated with alcohol and other drug use as well as change the belief and value systems that support this
Wesley Mission has been providing accommodation for homeless people in Sydney from as early as 1819, when our founders, the Methodists, established the Sydney Asylum for the Poor, housing over 50 people.
Rising to the challenge of a growing population of older homeless people in Sydney.
Today Wesley Mission offers a broad and ever growing range of accommodation services for those who need access to affordable, sustainable housing.
Wesley Mission provides a vast array of services to the disadvantaged in our community, with focussed programs for those who experience mental health difficulties. The role of Mental Health Support Services in Wesley Mission is to continue to advance standards of service delivery to clients with mental health difficulties, to increase referral pathways for our client groups, to increase collaboration in order to achieve better outcomes for clients many with complex co morbid presentations.
WAYS (Waverley Action for Youth Services Inc) is an iconic, not-for-profit, community organisation providing a range of education and support services to young people and their families across the Eastern, Inner and Southern suburbs of Sydney and has been doing so since 1979.
Their mission is to work with young people aged 9 to 25 years and create positive future pathways.
WAYS offers an integrated model of service delivery with a team of supportive, committed staff. Our services include recreation, education and training, case management, counselling, health promotion and clinical services.
Sydney barrister Bret Walker SC won the 2009 Law Council Presidents Medal.A practising barrister for nearly 30 years, his extensive list of clients includes many household names, and he regularly advises the Australian Government on a wide variety of constitutional issues.
Ben Zipser is a barrister practising in Sydney. He practises in the areas of:- Administrative Law- Building and Construction- General Commercial Litigation- Migration Law- Professional Liability- Trade Practices and Competition
VACRO's mission is to provide support and information for individuals charged with a criminal offence, offenders, prisoners and their families; as well as a leadership, education, training and research on the Justice System for the Community
WorkAbility's DisAbility Employment Service assists jobseekers with a disability or mental health condition to gain and maintain the employment of their choice at industry standard wages and conditions in their local community. The WorkAble Skills Project provides pre-employment training for jobseekers with a disability in Occupational Health and Safety, Manual Handling, Horticultural and Social Skills, in an Orchid Nursery Environment. FlexAbility provides flexible options for people with a disability or mental health condition, to gain and maintain social inclusion, independent living and the lifestyle of their choice through day activities. This provides a break for the parent carers over 65 years or Indigenous parent carers over 45 years.