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Everyday abilities in action

As your partner in possibility, our goal is to help you participate in a life you want to live. Take a look at some of the most recent ways we’ve put everyday abilities into action.

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International Nurses Day

What Does It Mean To Be A Nurse At Rocky Bay? At Rocky Bay, we know there’s…

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Bryce and Judy’s special bond

Love, understanding and determination goes a long way to form great relationships, and while no relationship is…

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COVID Update

Following the recent announcements made by the WA Government, we are pleased that restrictions for the Perth…

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New tech changes Peggy’s life

Technology can be a wonderful thing, and no one knows that better than Peggy Harvey, who was…

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Claire snaps into business

Eighteen year-old Claire Ha has a very clear picture of what she would like to pursue as…

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Meet Michael – Rocky Bay cEO

If you’ve ever visited our Mosman Park hub, it’s likely you have met Rocky Bay’s CEO, Michael…

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Everything social skills

To shine a light on Autism Awareness Month, our Advanced Clinician in Socials Skills, Lauren Constantine, gives…

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Arabella’s therpay journey

Eight-year-old Arabella Halls loves crafting, princesses, unicorns, fairies, mermaids, and most of all she loves the colour…

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Support Worker shifts offers Eunice flexibility

Eunice Agyapong has worked the past six months as a casual Support Worker at Rocky Bay’s specialist…

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Your new look Rocky Bay!

We are embarking upon a very exciting time as we reach new heights through the growth and…

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Meet Marnie – NDIS Support Coordinator

Meet Marnie Brown, Rocky Bay’s NDIS Support Coordinator based at our new hub in Geraldton. Marnie has…

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Telethon grant supports Rocky Bay families

Rocky Bay are excited to share that thanks to the generous support of the Channel 7 Telethon…

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School Holiday Family Camp

Fifteen families from across Perth descended on Rocky Bay’s first-ever School Holiday Family Camp in April for four days of seaside fun.

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Rocky Bay’s official launch in Geraldton

Rocky Bay officially launched the organisation’s first regional hub in Geraldton on Thursday 11 March, which will…

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Celebrating International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day celebrations kicked off early at Rocky Bay with an inaugural, sold-out event held for…

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Early Start Intervention Program – Program Coordinator Q&A

Ahead of Rare Disease Day on Sunday 28 February 2021, Rocky Bay are excited to have launched…

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Meet Catherine – Program Development Coordinator for Community

Meet Catherine, Rocky Bay’s Program Development Coordinator for our Community team. Catherine’s first experience of Rocky Bay…

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Scott’s road to recovery

Scott Cameron, a 58-year-old father of three from Horrocks Beach, experienced a major life change following a…

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Opportunities open up for Dale

Twenty-three year-old Dale Cummings was eager to start working and earning a wage to help him build…

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A fresh start to the year for flourishing brothers

The New Year has started with a bang for brothers Ryan and Klive Saunders-Lawrence, thanks to their…

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Meet Portia – Rocky Bay Physiotherapist

Meet Portia, Rocky Bay’s Physiotherapist based at our new hub in Geraldton. Portia has been with Rocky…

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Rocky Bay now in Geraldton

Rocky Bay are excited to announce the opening of a new hub in Geraldton, which will initially…

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Emilio’s new-found independence

Three-year-old Emilio Jimenez-Lozano is now able to enjoy precious play time with his older brother, Javier, riding…

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Meet Penny – Community Team Leader (S.T.E.P)

Rocky Bay’s Community Team support our customers to build independence and provide opportunities for them to get…

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SafeWA at Rocky Bay

As an extra safety measure to help keep the community safe and control the spread of COVID-19,…

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How teletherapy can support you

Rocky Bay is your partner in possibility, and our team of Allied Health professionals are ready to…

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Beach Wheelchair supports Nippers this summer

Rocky Bay has loaned a fully restored Beach Wheelchair to the Scarboro Surf Life Saving Club’s Starfish…

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Our new Rocky Bay Equipment Newsletter – out now!

Rocky Bay Equipment is proud to present to you the inaugural issue of the Tech Times. Inside…

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Christmas Family Fun!

Over 700 customers and their families came together to celebrate a day of festive fun in the…

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Melissa kicks work experience goals

This year has had a big impact on the way we live, work and access the community…

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Meet Amy – Advanced Clinician Assistive Technology

Having recently added Specialist Disability Accommodation and home modification assessments to a growing list of services, Rocky…

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NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission update

As part of Western Australia’s transition to the NDIS, from 1 December 2020 the National Quality and…

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Inaugural NAIDOC Week celebrations at Rocky Bay

Rocky Bay’s Mosman Park hub was a hive of activity on Thursday 12 November, with the organisation…

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Looking for better ways

Consistent with Rocky Bay’s commitment to always deliver customer-focused services, the on-boarding process for new customers with…

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Meet Chanel – Community Team Leader in Mandurah

If you receive Community services from Rocky Bay’s Mandurah hub, you would already be aware of the…

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Rocky Bay welcomes new Board member

Rocky Bay is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Tricia Murray AM to its Board. Experienced…

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Support Rocky Bay with Containers for Change

WA’s new drink container deposit scheme Containers for Change is here – and Rocky Bay are proud…

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Carers Week 2020 – A carer’s perspective

It’s National Carer’s Week from 11 to 17 October, a chance to recognise the 2.65 million unpaid…

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Our focus on accessible living

Having recently added home modification assessments and Specialist Disability Accommodation housing (SDA) to a growing list of…

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Rocky Bay in the Mid West

Rocky Bay is growing, and with great excitement, we are now open 424km north of Perth in…

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Mandurah Showcase delights guests

Rocky Bay’s Mandurah hub was a hive of activity on Thursday 8 October, with a visit from…

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Meet Violet – one of Rocky Bay’s Registered Nurses

Meet Violet Moyo, one of the wonderful Registered Nurses at Rocky Bay. Violet has been a Registered…

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Trike a hit at the Beach House!

Customer Bradley riding the Beach House trike Guests at the Beach House, Rocky Bay’s respite guest home…

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What’s in season?

Our Advanced Clinician Dietitian, Catherine Keane, shares her knowledge of what fruit and veg are in season…

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Rocky Bay celebrates 1,000 employees!

Rocky Bay has this week reached the incredible milestone of 1,000 active staff. A coordinated celebration was…

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What’s on the menu?

Testing snack foods sounds like anyone’s dream job, and Rocky Bay’s Speech Pathologists are doing just that…

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Meet Steph – Rocky Bay Neuro/Rehab Speech Pathologist

Speech Pathology Week, held from 23 to 29 August, recognises and promotes the work done by speech…

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Fenton flies high

Fenton D’Rozario was determined to reach his ultimate goal of indoor skydiving when he started his health…

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Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness Month

August is Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) Awareness Month. WHAT IS SMA? Spinal muscular atrophy is a genetic…

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Thank you to our Disability Support Workers!

Friday 7 August is Disability Support Worker (DSW) Day at Rocky Bay! It is a chance for…

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Meet Daniella – Rocky Bay Physiotherapist with a focus on paediatrics

Did you know Rocky Bay has a dedicated physiotherapy service in Mandurah that focuses on paediatrics? Rocky…

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Lesley and Crystal ride again

Lesley, a Rocky Bay customer of nearly four years, has been able to continue her much loved…

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Why is fibre important?

Our Advanced Clinician Dietician, Catherine, shares some information about fibre and why it is so important for…

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Grant’s gift

Rocky Bay supports everyday West Australians living with disability achieve great things. It is Rocky Bay’s customers,…

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New lifelines of happiness

Danny, a Rocky Bay customer, enjoying a chat via Zoom Thanks to a simple new initiative, a…

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Post a rainbow to a friend

As socially isolating as the coronavirus has been on the community, it has spawned a number of…

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Home modifications give Michael independence

Moving around our own house easily for what we want, when we need it, is something many…

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Foot care tips from our podiatrist

The health of your feet is important for overall function and wellbeing, and sometimes living with a…

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Donna finds her voice

Donna, a spritely therapy services customer, is able to communicate again thanks to the generous donations made…

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Rocky Bay welcomes in National Reconciliation Week

Rocky Bay welcomed in National Reconciliation Week 2020 with a traditional smoking ceremony at Korbosky Park in…

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Healthy eating tips from our dietitian

In April, Rocky Bay launched a brand new service – Dietetics – which has already proved to be…

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Clarrie’s gift of communication

Clarrie, one of our supported accommodation customers, was excited to receive the gift of communication with his…

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Thank you to our volunteers!

From 18 to 24 May, we celebrate National Volunteer Week, an annual celebration that recognises the generous…

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Continue Therapy at Home with the NDIS

COVID-19 has impacted just about every person on the planet, but thanks to a change in funding,…

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Generous donation supports our customers

Thanks to the generosity of Prendiville Catholic College, Rocky Bay are able to offer teletherapy to even…

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Fitness at home

  KRIS’S GENERAL HEALTH AND INJURY TIPS While we are required to stay home due to COVID-19…

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Customer Connect: A new way to care

Rocky Bay understands the need to stay connected with customers who are feeling overwhelmed by the various…

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Teletherapy in action

Our therapy customers, with the guidance of our therapy staff, have seamlessly adapted therapy sessions to suit…

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ANZAC Commemoration

ANZAC Day will be remembered on Saturday 25 April. With all commemoration events cancelled due to COVID-19,…

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The Fun Bus makes the rounds

During this challenging time, when we are all required to adapt to a new way of living,…

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A bright light who will be sadly missed

Dr Patricia Kailis (1933-2020) Rocky Bay has received the sad news that Dr Patricia Kailis passed away…

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Bunny Bus Egg-citement

Our egg-static Easter Bunny helpers did an amazing job today of bringing some Easter cheer to our…

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Tips to manage anxiety

As we all adjust to a new way of living and working in the COVID-19 environment, it’s…

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Customer praises for adapted therapy session

Rocky Bay therapists are doing an amazing job of adapting services where possible so we can continue…

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Rocky Bay opens WA’s first Specialist Disability Accommodation

Rocky Bay has opened Western Australia’s first new build Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) home in Girrawheen, in…

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Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month, and although most events have been cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions, there…

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What’s cooking?

Rocky Bay’s Cooking Group meet in The Studio at Mosman Park to prepare and cook delicious meals…

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Meet the Rocky Bay team – John Astle

Meet John Astle, Project Officer in Rocky Bay’s Community division. John works with mostly teenage customers who…

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Podiatry and dietetics services now at Rocky Bay!

Rocky Bay are excited to announce we will be offering podiatry and dietetics services to our customers…

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Rocky Bay – there when you need us most

Serving the community since 1938, Rocky Bay’s dedicated teams work with individuals and their families to deliver…

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Breaking down barriers with a new partnership

Rocky Bay and Audi Centre Perth are excited to announce they entered a new two-year partnership in…

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update

Please check this page regularly for the latest information on our response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). COVID-19 Update…

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Meet the Rocky Bay team – Anne-Marie Cox

Meet Anne-Marie – the new General Manager of Community at Rocky Bay. Anne-Marie joins our team with…

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Terry’s south-west adventure

Terry, a Rocky Bay supported accommodation customer, decided that after 20 years it was high time to…

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Rocky Bay Equipment – new service tracking for customers!

Rocky Bay can repair and service wheelchairs and other mobility devices at our fully equipped workshop in…

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Meet the Rocky Bay team – Ken Larsen

Meet Ken – he’s the Technical Officer in our Rocky Bay Equipment team. Ken has been with…

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Our therapists go mobile

We are excited to announce our therapists now have greater mobility when providing services to our customers!…

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Rocky Bay heads to Broome!

The Rocky Bay Equipment team hit the road in November, travelling to Broome and partnering with local…

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Meet and Greet @ Clarkson

Where: 3/61 Key Largo Drive, Clarkson WA 6030 When: Wednesday 15th January 2020 | 10am – 12pm…

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Meet the Rocky Bay Team – Kathryn Munro

Meet Kathryn, one of Rocky Bay’s dedicated Support Coordinators who helps customers navigate the NDIS with her…

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Introducing Rocky Bay Equipment

Rocky Bay has expanded its equipment services to provide a one-stop-shop for all of your equipment needs….

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NASA inspires award winning upholstery team

Rocky Bay’s PostureTech upholstery team recently won a company Star Award for their innovative use of space-age…

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Movie stars in our midst

Rocky Bay has its very own movie stars in Tony Skelin and Jeffrey Sampson! Both gentlemen, who…

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Christmas Family Fun Day wrap-up!

Over 550 customers, their families and staff came together to celebrate a day of festive fun in…

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Christmas Operating Hours

Rocky Bay offices, therapy services, hydrotherapy pool and the Moon Cafe will be closed from 25 December…

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International Day of People with Disability

Today, Tuesday December 3rd, is International Day of People with Disability (IDPWD). The day is internationally recognised…

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Meet the Rocky Bay team – Sha-Leise Hamlet

Meet Sha-Leise, who is part of Rocky Bay’s team of After Hours Support Coordinators (AHSC). Our team…

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Rocky Bay customers celebrate!

Sherylee celebrates a milestone Sherylee, one of our supported accommodation residents, recently celebrated her 60th birthday with…

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Supporting you through all aspects of life

Building independence and learning new skills in a fun and supportive environment is so important. Did you…

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Become an Assistive Technology Mentor

Help others discover greater independence through equipment and technology Only seven scholarships available – unique opportunity to…

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