Towards Better New Workshops & Training PASSION FOR DISABILITY INCLUSION DRIVES INNOVATIVE BUSINESS FOR TOWNSVILLE, WITH GAME-CHANGER IACTIVATE Published:27 August 2021,-with-game-changer-iactivate Townsville entrepreneur Ricky Esterquest was one of seven North Queensland business leaders who completed the iActivate social enterprise course in August 2021. Townsville entrepreneur Ricky Esterquest wants an inclusive community, and he’s determined […]

ABCD Workshop in Townsville August 2021

Asset Based Community Development1 Day WorkshopTownsville About this Workshop: Learn a framework that helps turn what is ‘wrong’ in communities, into what is ‘strong’ and brings out the best in individuals, workplaces, and communities. This workshop explores how to uncover the assets, gifts, and contributions that exist within people and communities and enables participants to […]

New Workshops & Training

Towards Better New Workshops & Training Towards Better has a unique range of customisable workshop and training offerings! Our focus is always on “the glass half full” and we believe in creating better communities through inclusion.  We are made up of qualified trainers and assessors with priceless knowledge, experience and skills in what we believe […]

Towards Better Community Development Consultant Role

Towards Better is Growing! Towards Better is looking to welcome a new Community Development Consultant to our team! This is a fantastic opportunity to truly do meaningful work that assists people with disabilities to have good lives. The role is extremely active, engaging, and valuable, supporting individuals with a disability to acquire more valued social […]

BDMag Article: “Training Course Aims to Create Inclusive Workforce”

Training Course Aims to Create Inclusive Workforce February 28,2021 Townsville-based boutique disability consulting and training organisation, Towards Better, is preparing to launch a three-week Social Role Valorisation (SRV) training series aimed to foster inclusive workforces that when offering the right development opportunities, have the potential to harness the unique skills of a currently untapped market of […]

120 Ways to Get Involved in Ordinary Community Life

120 Ways to get involved in ordinary community life (and meet other people) For less than $15 per week   Meet your neighbour- Its free Leverage your current unpaid relationships to meet new people (such as family, family friends, friends of those family friends) Explore getting a Job/Apprenticeship/Traineeship- You will actually make money! Start your […]

Towards Better & NDIS: Common Questions

Towards Better & NDIS: Common Questions Common Questions Are you an “NDIS Registered Provider”? Short Answer: As a non-registered provider, we can still do great work alongside individuals who choose to have their NDIS funding as “Plan Managed” or “Self-Managed”.   What makes ‘Towards Better’ different than other organisations? Our Focus: Our focus is always […]

Our NDIS Services are going digital!

NDIS Participants- Just because we are being told to stay home for anything non essential does not mean life has to stop! I am still able to work with you face to face via video using apps on computer or phone such as Facetime, Microsoft Teams, ZOOM, Google Hangouts or Skype and can screen share […]