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.
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 »
For the second year in a row, Spire was excited to be invited back to take part in the 2018 Arnold Sports Festival. Held over three days at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, we had the opportunity to showcase and demonstrate Inclusive Sports to the world’s largest multi-sport and fitness festival.Read More »