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 […]

100 Volunteering Opportunities Townsville

100 Volunteering Opportunities Townsville This list was collated by Local Level Alliance Facilitator, Tiffany Stubbin (). Information was collected from Facebook and MeetUp. 100 Volunteering Opportunities Animals Big and Small BirdLife Australia – This organisation tracks bird migration across Australia and recovery after disasters. By keeping track of birds in your area on their dedicated […]

100 Active Groups Townsville

100 Active Groups Townsville This list was collated by Local Level Alliance Facilitator, Tiffany Stubbin (). Information was collected from Facebook and MeetUp.   100 Group Exercise Opportunities On the Water Townsville Kayak Club – Affiliated with Queensland Canoeing, club members get together for kayaking together. Anyone can join the Facebook group to get updates […]

100 Face-to-Face Groups Townsville

100 Face-to-Face Groups Townsville This list was collated by Local Level Alliance Facilitator, Tiffany Stubbin (). Information was collected from Facebook and MeetUp. 100 Face to Face Opportunities Places to Connect Social Lane – A place to hang out on Thursday nights with the family. Events occur at Stockland in the old Westpac building car […]

100 Online Opportunities Townsville

100 Online Opportunities Townsville This list was collated by Local Level Alliance Facilitator, Tiffany Stubbin (). Information was collected from Facebook and MeetUp. Looking for SupportNQ Heart Families – This is a Townsville based Facebook group of parents/family members affected by Congenital Heart Defects/Childhood Heart Disease. This group was created out of the need to […]

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 […]

Grant Opportunities!

 Current Open Grants 1. QLD Mental Health Week Grant 2. Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal “In a Good Place” grant https://www.frrr.org.au/in_a_good_place 3. Sunsuper “Dreams for a Better World” Grant https://dreamsforabetterworld.com.au/apply 4. QCOSS Grants- https://www.qcoss.org.au/grants/