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Prime Minister Julia Gillard announces an innovative commmunity-based supported accommodation model in Parramatta

Ability First welcomes a new Ambassador

 

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3 April 2011

Prime Minister Julia Gillard announces an innovative commmunity-based supported accommodation model in Parramatta

Prime Minister Julia Gillard visited Northcott Disabiliity Services central office in North Parramatta on 3 April to announce a new housing project based on an innovative model, for people with a disability in Paramatta.

A joint partnership between Affordable Community Housing Limited (ACHLL) and Northcott Disability Services, this project will provide fully accessible, modern and affordable supported accommodation units for people with a disability, supporting people with disabilities to live as valued members of their community.

The Chief Executive Officer of Affordable Community Housing Limited (ACHL), Andrea Galloway said that today’s unveiling of a North Parramatta project by the Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, underlined the importance of partnerships in providing for community housing needs.

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25 October 2011

Ability First welcomes a new Ambassador

Ability First Australia is pleased to announce that Ellyse Perry, dual international sportsperson, has agreed to come on board as our third Ambassador.

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