Bendigo Regional Network
Living regionally, outside of Greater Melbourne, can affect access to services, and can be socially isolating. We have a vision for connecting and supporting people that live in regional Victoria and Tasmania.
The Bendigo Regional Network was started towards the end of 2015 after surveying people living with SCI in the Hume - Southern Loddon areas of regional Victoria for their interests and preferences.
The group is open and always interested in welcoming new members to the group. Please feel free to contact us if you'd like to join, attend a meeting or learn more about it.
You can browse through the articles below to follow the activities of the group.
The May meeting of the Bendigo SCI Regional Network was held at one of the meeting rooms of the beautiful and accessible Bendigo Library, where the Network discussed about accessing the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). The Network welcomed Spire’s own NDIS specialist, Fiona, who shared her vast knowledge of the NDIS to help the individuals access the scheme to its full potential. Spire’s Peter Van Benthem was also present with his wealth of lived experience and humour.Read More »