Les finds purpose at Jackson’sSeptember 25th, 2018
Busselton resident Les Slayford has a new-found sense of purpose since securing work experience at Jackson’s Drawing Supplies with assistance from his therapy team and support workers.
Sofia speaks up about autismSeptember 19th, 2018
11 year-old Sofia Schiaffini has won an award for her speech about autism in this year’s Speak Up Awards. The Anne Hamersley Primary School student outperformed 150 other students to make it to the finals of the interschool public speaking competition.
Changes to NDIS billing from 1 OctoberSeptember 17th, 2018
The way Therapy Focus bills for services funded by the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is changing from 1 October. These changes will bring prices in line with the 2018-19 NDIS Price Guide.
GIVE provides the gift of guitar lessonsSeptember 7th, 2018
16 year-old Joseph Martin has always dreamed of playing guitar in a band. And thanks to a GIVE Program grant for guitar lessons, that dream can edge a little closer to reality.
Communication clinic improves device accessSeptember 3rd, 2018
Therapy Focus has opened the doors to a purpose-built clinic that provides access to a range of communication systems and solutions for people living with disability.
Students help illustrate storybook about kindness and inclusionAugust 28th, 2018
A children’s storybook featuring illustrations created by WA primary school students has been unveiled at a Book Launch at Perth Town Hall on Thursday 23 August during National Children’s Book Week.
Resource library helps Zechariah achieve his therapy goalsAugust 10th, 2018
A specialist resource service for people with disability and their families has opened in East Victoria Park and is providing regular access to play-based resources that can support therapy.
Therapy Focus celebrates 20 yearsAugust 2nd, 2018
On Friday 20 July, 500 guests including Therapy Focus staff, alumni and special guests celebrated the organisation’s 20th Anniversary with a Gala Dinner at Crown Towers.
NDIS helps Hau achieve more independenceJuly 13th, 2018
Prior to accessing supports through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), 16 year-old Hau Le struggled to verbalise how he felt and what he wanted, which affected everyday tasks like ordering food or catching a bus.
GIVE helps Zaki go for a stroll with his broJuly 10th, 2018
2-year-old Zakariya Hashi is now able to go for walks in comfort with his new baby brother thanks to a grant from Therapy Focus’ GIVE Program.