Resourcing Families provides information and ideas for families, friends and allies of people with disability about having a vision for the future, building informal supports, establishing networks and developing, implementing and sustaining individualised and self managed supports, across NSW.
Resourcing Families events for the first half of 2013 are now listed on its website. Details of both face-to-face events and webinars are listed here, with links to individual event flyers:
Creating Community Connections
6 March 2013
More Choice and Control
Ryde, 21 March 2013
The role of paid support: how to enrich someone’s life
Newcastle, 11 April 2013
Circles of Supporting - Getting started
8 May 2013
A new section has been added to the Resourcing Families website that includes tools for a self managed/self directed approach - resources for gathering personal information, planning frameworks, employing people to provide support (including examples of advertisements that others have used to find paid staff) and supported living.
To receive the new Resourcing Families e-news bulletin, contact firstname.lastname@example.org