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Recently transferred from WA NDIS?

26th February 2019

We know it can be a confusing time as you transfer your plan from WA NDIS to the nationally-delivered NDIS, but the good news is that Rocky Bay is here to help! Many of our customers recently received a letter from our Customer Engagement team about the transfer of their WA NDIS plan. For customers who have recently transferred to the NDIS and have provided us with your plan, please …

Chloe’s high seas adventure

26th February 2019

Nineteen year-old Chloe Hutchinson, who is supported by our Community Transition team, has recently returned from an adventure voyage of a lifetime on the STS Leeuwin II that only a select few young people have the opportunity to experience. Chloe was nominated by Rocky Bay and funded by Rocky Bay’s Wishing Tree as a participant for the Leeuwin Ocean Adventure personal development program due to the incredible progress she has …

Meet the Rocky Bay team – Abby McLennan

26th February 2019

Abby McLennan is Team Leader in our Community Transition team, who work with and support customers who are transitioning from school to the workplace for the first time, or who need support in preparing for and securing employment or work experience opportunities. Abby’s office wall is covered with customer letters and stories, and says she’s so proud of the progress each and every one of them has made! We sat …

Vale Peter Kallenberg

13th February 2019

Rocky Bay was saddened to learn of the passing of long-term customer and past Board Member, Mr Peter Kallenberg. A customer of Rocky Bay for over 45 years, Mr Kallenberg was a Board member for nine years and sat on the organisation’s Risk Management Committee until recently. A staunch advocate for Rocky Bay customers and a loyal customer himself, Mr Kallenberg provided an enormous contribution to the organisation through his …

Home is where the heart is

30th January 2019

Family has played a significant part in Rocky Bay’s very cheeky and happy customer Maria Bassano’s (60) life. Born into a loving Italian family, Maria has always had a caring and supportive network surrounding her. In fact, Maria’s older sister Vita Quincy (83) was the sole carer for Maria for more than 20 years after their mother passed away – a role she was ever so happy to have played …
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