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  • Inclusivity in books

    • September 2021

      2 mins

    The Disappointment Dragon: Learning to Cope With Disappointment – EveryHuman The Disappointment Dragon helps children understand and deal with their emotions when going through difficult periods in their lives. It also provides management techniques for parents and carers to help support children during these periods. All Are Welcome – EveryHuman All Are Welcome is all about […]

  •   This year two HenderCare Foundation team members were nominated for the awards. Julie was nominated by HenderCare Foundation for ‘Improving health and development outcomes for children and young people in care’ while Luke was nominated by HenderCare Foundation for ‘Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Placement Principle’ Julie: Nominated by HenderCare Foundation for ‘Improving […]

  • R U OK? Day 2021

    • September 2021

      2 mins

    At HenderCare, we wanted to recognise the importance of R U OK? Day and acknowledge the sensitivity of the topic of mental health. To help encourage the conversation, we spoke with HenderCare psychologists Kellie McKay and Vicki Waldren about the importance of checking in with each other. Kellie noted, “We often say to people if […]

  • Father’s Day with HenderCare

    • September 2021

      3 mins

      At HenderCare, we have many hardworking men, both in the offices and out in the field, caring for our clients, many of whom are fathers, uncles and grandfathers. Logan (pictured below with his two daughters), one of our field workers at HenderCare, loves being a father to his two daughters. “It’s a really wonderful […]

  • Speech pathologists study, diagnose and treat communication disorders, including difficulties with; speaking, listening, understanding language, reading, writing, social skills, stuttering and using voice. Our Speech Pathologists work with individuals who have difficulty communicating due to; developmental delays, stroke, brain injuries, learning disability or other problems that can affect speech and language. Speech pathologists also specialise […]

  • Meet the team- Yvette Elson

    • August 2021

      1 min

    What is your role at HenderCare? Manager – Plan Management What is plan management? Plan management is a type of disability service funded through the NDIS which assists and supports NDIS participants to manage their NDIS plan funding When did you start with HenderCare? 3 weeks ago, 2 August 2021 How did you get into […]

  • Often communication is thought of as ‘talking’, but there are a number of other situations in our day to day lives where we communicate in other forms. These include: Expressing feelings Helping us understand communications- e.g. books, sign language, body language Ensuring we are included in social interactions Having access to information Learning about ourselves […]

  • Fresh FM- Radio interview

    • August 2021

      1 min

      Looking for a career where caring is valued? We have a range of opportunities available and are always looking for dedicated and caring people to join our team. Click HERE to see our available positions or to apply now.

  •    In the role you will be providing services across a 24-hour roster, 7 days a week. Shifts will include morning/afternoon and overnight shifts for clients requiring complex care. This role is ideal for caring and experienced individuals who want to work with an employer where caring is valued. Although this position is advertised […]

  • Our supports include therapy services with our allied health team, and home and community support to help each child thrive and grow. Home & Community Supports Through our community support services, we can assist participants with getting involved in the community. Whether it is going to a sporting event, attending a medical appointment or enjoying […]

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