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Dec

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Sydney Parents December Newsletter


 Inside this issue:

*Welcome

*Become a Host Employer with SSBEN

*SSBEN News-SSBEN Annual Cocktail Party

*SSBEN News-Youth Frontiers Important Program Update

*Article-Why an enriched life outside of work makes all work better

*Article-How to reduce Christmas stress

*Article-How to deal with the disappointment of not getting into your dream Uni course

*Dates for your diary


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Dec

11

2018 National NAIDOC poster competition


Opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists aged 13 and over to be recognised across Australia and receive a $10,000 prize. The winning artwork will be used to create the 2018 NAIDOC poster to promote NAIDOC Week 2018 nationally.
Entries close Monday 5 February and nomination for National NAIDOC Awards close at 5pm on Monday 26 March
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Dec

11

Scholarships for eligible refugees to gain English language entry requirements for university study (Western Sydney University)


Western Sydney University’s Refugee Scholarship program to eligible refugees to gain English language entry requirements to study in the university’s programs.
Applications close Friday 23 February
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Dec

11

Sylvanvale Holiday Club for children aged 5-18 with a disability (Kirrawee)


 Centre-based activities and excursions for children in separate age groups 5-8, 9-12 and 13-18.
Organised by Sylvanvale.
Every weekday of the school holidays (excluding public holidays), 8.30am to 6pm.
Sylvanvale campus, 2 Mikarie Pl, Kirrawee
More information: Phone 1300 244 577 or email customers@sylvanvale.com.au
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Dec

11

Free ‘Carers and the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)’ workshop (Rockdale)


Two-day workshop to help carers get the best outcome from the NDIS for those they care for and for themselves. Organised by Carers NSW.
Friday 2 February and Friday 16 February, 10am-1.30pm
Rockdale (venue to be confirmed)
More information or phone 9280 4744 or email education@carersnsw.org.au  
 


Dec

11

TAFE Kitchen Assistant course for students with an intellectual disability (out of area - Ultimo)


 Course to provide eligible students with an intellectual disability with skills needed to seek employment a kitchen hand, dishwasher or sandwich hand. Organised by Ultimo TAFE.
Mondays and Wednesdays, 2-6pm, for nine weeks from Monday 5 February (subject to demand and funding)
Ultimo TAFE Campus
Information sessions: Tuesday 12 December and Tuesday 30 January, 11am-1pm, Building D, TAFE Ultimo Campus, Harris St Ultimo.
More information: Phone Mimi on 9217 4969 or 9335 2532 or email mimi.teeger@tafensw.edu.au or phone Emma on 9217 3723 or email emma.rudder@tafensw.edu.au
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Dec

11

Free Certificate I 'preparation for education and training' course for students with an intellectual disability (out of area - Ultimo)


Course to provide students with disability with skills they need for further education and training at TAFE. Organised by TAFE Ultimo Campus.
15 weeks, two days a week, starting February.
Ultimo TAFE Campus, Harris St Ultimo
More information: Phone Tina on 9217 3970 or email tina.binepal@tafensw.edu.au
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Dec

11

Free ‘Getting Your Ls’ course for students with a disability (out of area - Ultimo)


 Help for eligible students with disabilities with the process and knowledge required to get a NSW Learner Driver Licence. Organised by NSW TAFE.
16 weeks, two afternoons a week
Information/enrolment session: Thursday 8 February, 2pm, Building D, TAFE Ultimo Campus, Harris St Ultimo.
More information: Phone Tina on 9217 3970 or email tina.binepal@tafensw.edu.au
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Dec

11

Free 'Planning for TAFE and Your Career’ information sessions (out of area - Petersham, Haymarket and Ultimo)


 Opportunity to get information advice about study options, making the right career and study decisions and TAFE support services. Organised by TAFE NSW. No bookings required.
Petersham TAFE: Wednesday 6 December, 2-3pm and Thursday 14 December, 12-1pm.
Library, Room 14 (AV1) Ground level, Building C, 27 Crystal St, Petersham
Ultimo TAFE (Ultimo campus): Monday 11 December 12-1pm and Wednesday 17 January, 3.30-4.30pm
Library, Room DG.52, Ground level, Building D, Harris St, Ultimo
Ultimo TAFE (Haymarket campus): Thursday December 21, 2-3pm, Friday January 12, 1-2pm and Tuesday 23 January, 4.30-5.30pm
Marcus Clark Building, Level 1, Room 19 (W.1.19) 827-837 George St, Haymarket
More information : Phone Ultimo on 9217 3238 or Petersham on 9335 2575 or 9335 2568
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