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Meet the Rocky Bay team – Steven Kennedy

27th March 2019

Steven Kennedy has been part of the Rocky Bay’s Home and Community team since 2016, and is Team Leader managing two of our supported accommodation group homes. Get to know Steven a little more with our Q&A! How long have you worked with Rocky Bay?  Nearly three years. I’ll get my three year service award in April. Tell us about your role?  I work in the Home & Community division …

Shaun kicks goals in rehabilitation

25th March 2019

In April 2015, Shaun Cole suffered a stroke which saw him spend more than six months in hospital. Upon discharge, Shaun’s mobility was extremely limited and he required a powered wheelchair to get around. One year later, a determined and motivated Shaun came to Rocky Bay to receive physio and occupational therapy. He made excellent progress in a short space of time, being able to walk around his home independently …

Have your say on WA’s 10-year State Disability Plan

11th March 2019

Development of Western Australia’s 10-year State Disability Plan is underway and the Department of Communities is currently running a series of consultation workshops throughout WA to gain community input. The workshops are open to everyone, including people living with disability and their family, guardians and carers. The sessions will focus on defining the values of the State Disability Plan, as well as the attitudes and behaviours that will support better inclusion …

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 …
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