Our stories

Linking in action: Gaining pre-employment skills - James' story

11 Dec 2019

James and his co-workers at BunningsDenise, James' mum first contacted Illawarra Aboriginal Corporation's Ability Links NSW program looking for support in assessing the NDIS for children James and Jessica, James' sister.

Linker Renai worked alongside Denise through each step of the process and finally James and Jessica received their NDIS plans.

Read James' story here

Linker Profile: Bernie Tierney - Making a difference in the Central West

11 Dec 2019

A yarn with Bernie Tierney is full of many wonderful moments – always interesting, educational and often hilarious.

With his infectious laugh and smile it’s no surprise Bernie’s work as a Linker with the Orange Local Aboriginal Land Council is so effective and changing lives in rural towns across the vast Central West. From West Wyalong to Forbes, Condoblin to Orange, Bernie has a passion to support as many people as he can in their journey to live the life they want to lead.  

Read Bernie's Linker Profile here