Arming NDIS participants with choice and control

Arming NDIS participants with choice and control

The guide was rolled out in Yarralin and Kalkarindji last week, with a free lunch and afternoon tea thrown for participants and family members. The guide walks participants through NDIS journey from the first step of connecting to VDRC’s NDIS Program for supports and...
Council calls for women’s safe house in Timber Creek

Council calls for women’s safe house in Timber Creek

While Council has been fiercely advocating for a women’s safe house in since the Intervention in 2008, an ABC report in August and again last week on the ABC’s Four Corners program, has pushed the issue back into the spotlight. These reports have revealed that...
New defibrillators pump life into Victoria Daly region

New defibrillators pump life into Victoria Daly region

It’s one of the reasons why Victoria Daly Regional Council is rolling out six defibrillators’ (AEDs) across the region. The AEDs will be publicly registered with the PulsePoint AED App, making them searchable and accessible to locals and visitors to VDRC communities....
EON Foundation digs into new Kalkarindji project

EON Foundation digs into new Kalkarindji project

Getting fresh produce into remote regions is a tricky and expensive task. So much so that if the fruit and veggies do arrive, there’s often not enough of it, the quality isn’t great, and it can cost up to 50 per cent more than it would in urban areas.   This has...
The people behind Victoria Daly: Kathryn from Pine Creek

The people behind Victoria Daly: Kathryn from Pine Creek

The feeling of a small town and strong community is something Kathryn has always been drawn to. And so, when she came to Pine Creek in 2013, she was immediately attached. As she describes, it’s the kind of place where everyone says hello, and if something goes wrong,...