Entries by Faye Lougheed

STRATEGIC PLAN 2020-2023

A key role of the IOE Board of Management is to work with the Chief Executive Officer to set the organisation’s strategic direction. After successful transitioning to NDIS over the past two years, the board recognised early in 2020 that is was time to review these strategies for the next phase of development. Together the […]

PORN IS NOT THE NORM

Porn Is Not The Norm (PINN) is a multi-strategy initiative that seeks to prevent pornography’s harms to young people with Autism. The project aims to equip young people and their parents, carers and teachers to understand pornography’s prevalence and impacts, and how they can safely navigate healthy and respectful relationships. Interchange Outer East (IOE) is proud to announce that the Porn […]

INTRODUCING LAGUNA LIBRARY

Interchange Outer East presents the newest addition to our Boronia site – The Laguna Multimedia Library. For centuries, libraries have acted as the greatest service to communities regardless of their background, abilities and/or socioeconomic status. During these tumultuous times, we have witnessed the need for information and access to literacy as well as the need […]

NATIONAL YOUTH DISABILITY SUMMIT

Hi everyone! My name is Angie, and I use she/her or they/them pronouns. I would like to acknowledge that I am currently on the traditional land of the Wurundjeri People of the Kulin Nation, and I pay my respects to Elders past, present and emerging. Sovereignty has never been ceded and this always has and […]

CRUSHING CANS AND GIVING BACK

Adult Interchange Outer East participant, Mark, has been having a blast crushing cans utilising the can crusher thingamajig attached to the IOE Yose Street office for years. The cacophony of aluminium being crushed intermingled with peals of laughter have always been a highlight of supporting Mark. In the past six months Mark’s can crushing levelled up to […]