There is always something happening in the Victorian, or wider, SCI community. We aim to keep everyone up to date. If you have any news that would be of value to the community that you'd like to share, please contact us.
Spire Team Leader, Naz Erdem was recently awarded the Emerging Leader Award at the 2018 Victorian Disability Awards. The Victorian Disability Awards celebrates individuals, teams, businesses and organisations that make outstanding contributions to empowering people with a disability and creating an inclusive and supportive community.Read More »
Peer support is a powerful tool. Building on this, Spire is extending from general peer support and peer mentoring to peer coaching. This will allow us to continue to connect people in the SCI community with someone who has faced similar challenges, and worked through them to successful outcomes, with whom one can build a comfortable and trusted coaching relationship, to help set and move towards personal goals.Read More »
People with disabilities, and particularly those with a spinal cord injury (SCI), are vulnerable to the extremes of weather in Australia. As the weather cools down, we have put together some tips and tricks for you to keep in mind to stay warm and safe this winter.Read More »
Idil shares her experience of completing her student placement at Spire. Although she began knowing nothing about SCI, her time with Spire has helped her understand the direction she wants to take in life. Idil continued on as a volunteer at Spire, and is now employed as Service Partnership Coordinator with Qualcare!Read More »