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News & Events

National Conference Looks at NDIS One Year On

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
The NDIS: One Year On – Lessons learned, emerging trends and expectations moving forward.
National Conference, August 11 and 12, 2014
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St Laurence NDIS Breakfast - SOLD OUT

Wednesday, March 05, 2014
What opportunities does the NDIS bring to the Geelong business community?
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St Laurence NDIS Breakfast Invitation

Wednesday, February 05, 2014
What opportunities does the NDIS bring to the Geelong business community?
Read More >

The New Generation of Job Seekers

Monday, October 28, 2013
Older Australians struggling on Newstart await better life on age pension. (ABC, Lateline)
Read More >

Dawning of a New Era for People with Disability

Monday, July 01, 2013
Today marks the commencement of the new insurance scheme for people with disability – DisabilityCare Australia.
Read More >

St Laurence Ball - A Touch Of Decadence Indeed!

Thursday, June 27, 2013
On Friday the 21st of June our Marketing department turned the Old Geelong Gaol into stunning venue fit for a ball.
Read More >

Australian Masters Games - Apply Now

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Volunteers are the heart and soul of St Laurence and this year the we are sourcing people to volunteer to be a part of the Australian Masters Games.
Read More >

Looking to donate? There’s no better time than tax time.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Donate your funds into a community service organisation where 100% of your donation goes directly back into the community. That’s right, 100%!
Read More >

Guest Speaker Helen Glover REGISTRATIONS WELCOME

Friday, April 05, 2013
Come along to our World Cafe next Thursday to hear about what it means to be a consumer living with mental illness.
Read More >

Conversations That Matter - FREE EVENT

Friday, April 05, 2013
Addressing food insecurity,obesity and chronic disease; different perspectives on the relationships with food - brought to you by Deakin & St Laurence
Read More >

Calling For Volunteers!

Friday, April 05, 2013
Ever thought about volunteering? We have some vacancies and would love to have you come and join the team!
Read More >

How to Capture Market Share In A Competitive, Consumer-Directed And Controlled World

Wednesday, March 27, 2013
A presentation by Toby oConnor on 'Consumer Directed Approach'
Read More >

LOCK IN THE DATE - Blue & White Ball @ Old Geelong Gaol!

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Friday June 21 will be this years Blue & White Ball. Key it into your calendars now!
Read More >

Outdoor Cinema - a Valentine's Hit!

Tuesday, March 05, 2013
St Laurence hosted the first Open Air Cinema @ The Geelong College on Valentine's Day with roaring success.
Read More >

Event Volunteering - a day out of the office and onto the green!

Tuesday, March 05, 2013
Feb 21-24 saw the Vic Open come to Geelong's own 13th Beach Golf Links and St Laurence was there to welcome the stars.
Read More >

St Laurence Service Of The Month

Tuesday, March 05, 2013
Every month, we will highlight one of our services that are doing outstanding work in the community - this month, Art Unlimited.
Read More >

Free Corporate Challenge - Masters Games Tug of War

Tuesday, March 05, 2013
St Laurence is supporting the Australian Masters Games later this year in October and to get warmed up we're calling for people to join the St Laurence Tug of War Teams!
Read More >

Announcing St Laurence Brand Ambassadors 2013

Tuesday, March 05, 2013
Gold medallists and Paralympians Kelly Cartwright & Richard Colman join forces with St Laurence.
Read More >

101 Queen Street - WHAT A TRANSFORMATION!

Tuesday, February 12, 2013
St Laurence has invested $1.3m of its own resources to redevelop the 101 Queen Street learning and community centre for people with disability, and what a result!
Read More >

What Will 2013 Bring?

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
It seems as though the traffic on the roads is getting busier and school starts again soon, meaning the end of the summer holidays and back to work. What will 2013 bring? Will it be lucky or unlucky 13?
Read More >

Human Library To Take Front Of Stage @ Geelong Night Market

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Human Library - where the books are people and where reading consists of a conversation!
Read More >

Local Business Uncovering Raw Talent

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Metropolis Gallery are opening their doors to host an exhibition of little-known artists in Geelong recognising talent in our community amongst those with disability.
Read More >

St Laurence Open Air Cinema - Feb 14

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
What better way to spend Valentine's Day than watching DIRTY DANCING under the stars with a loved one or group of friends.
Read More >

Open Air Cinema FAQs and Terms

Monday, January 07, 2013
See below for all terms and conditions relating the the Feb 14 screening of Dirty Dancing at The Geelong College.

All proceeds from the night going to St Laurence.
Read More >

2012 Wrap Up - Social Inclusion @ St Laurence

Friday, November 30, 2012
For over three years the Social Inclusion Unit has promoted the voice of the consumers using St Laurence’s Services. This year has been no different.
Read More >

How will you make an impact this Christmas?

Friday, November 30, 2012
Give a gift with meaning this Christmas and buy from one of our community's Social Enterprises.
Read More >

Thank you for all your fundraising through 2012

Friday, November 30, 2012
St Laurence has been able to use funds donated from events held throughout the year to help people with disability.
Read More >

Drinks @ The Gaol - after work drinks a hit!

Friday, November 30, 2012
Friday November 23 saw the first-time opening to the public of the studio space and outdoor garden that comprises Art Unlimited at the Old Geelong Gaol in the heart of Geelong.
Read More >

WHAT NDIS MEANS FOR ST LAURENCE AND OTHER NGOS: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES. By Toby oConnor, St Laurence CEO

Monday, November 05, 2012
The Prime Minister announced the National Disability Insurance Scheme on 30 April 2012. That was 155 days ago.
In 251 days, the NDIS will commence operations in the Barwon Region.
I have been asked to consider two questions: How prepared are we as providers of some sort of service for this social insurance scheme?
And, Will we be ready?
Read More >

Annual Report now available

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
St Laurence is pleased to advise that our Annual Report for the 2011-2012 year is now available.
Read More >

Spark in the Park - oh what a night!

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
On Friday 26 October St Laurence Community Services Inc held a Community Fair - "Spark in the Park" on the grounds of its retirement village at Lara from 4.30 pm - 8.00 pm.
Read More >

St Laurence supports Anti-Poverty Week

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Anti-Poverty Week is held in October every year. It is a time to reflect on the fact that not all Australians have access to all the goods and services we so often take for granted. Poverty affects over a million people Australia-wide.
Read More >

Local Companies get behind new State-of-the-art Learning Centre

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
We would like to take this opportunity to gratefully thank all those who participated in the recent call out for businesses and individuals to host a Tea Party initiative to raise funds for our Colac redevelopment which will provide a state of the art learning facility for people with a disability.
Read More >

Conversations That Matter

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
St Laurence has partnered with Deakin University to hold the inaugural 'Conversations That Matter' twilight seminar, bringing people of our community together to talk about the tough issues.
Read More >

Support Anti Poverty Week - buy a swag today

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Anti Poverty week is a national event aimed at creating awareness, and/or improving the lives of Australians touched by poverty.
Read More >

Knowledge to Change Seminar - Register NOW

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Unpacking Federal and State legislation in the Charities and Not-For-Profit sector.
Read More >

Notice of Meeting

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
You are invited to the 16th Annual General Meeting of St Laurence Community Services Inc.
Read More >

Helping our Avalon Neighbours

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
St Laurence is getting behind the petition to bring Tiger back to Avalon.
Read More >

The Final Session of St Laurence Supercats

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
After a partnership spanning more than a decade, the St Laurence Supercats will conclude their named sponsorship at the end of the 2012 season.
Read More >

Call Out For Employee Mentors!

Friday, September 07, 2012
St Laurence Community Services Inc. - Battling the growing unemployment rate in Geelong with an all new mentoring initiative.

Read More >

September Tea Parties Raising Funds Across Victoria

Wednesday, September 05, 2012
Have you registered to host a Tea Party yet?
Read More >

STAR helps umpire achieve his goal

Wednesday, August 01, 2012
St Laurence client Jeremy Lang has a new found confidence after umpiring his first game of football.
Read More >

Geelong wins $140 million National Disability Scheme (NDIS) boost

Tuesday, July 31, 2012
It is very pleasing to be able to announce that the offer placed by the Victorian Government for an NDIS trial in the Barwon Region has been accepted by the Prime Minister, Julia Gillard. This is great news for the people of Geelong.
Read More >

Social Inclusion - Inclusive growth what does it mean?

Tuesday, July 31, 2012
When Kevin Rudd became Prime Minister he established the Social Inclusion Advisory Board in 2009. This was in line with European and British social policy thinking, which since the 1970s, have been using this terminology and putting it into practice. Social Inclusion in practice is often done through employment. For some obtaining employment is more difficult than for others. It is important in an inclusive community that everyone has the right to housing, food, a safe environment and employment opportunities. Further to this is the notion of inclusive growth. But what does it mean?
Read More >

Disability Enterprise Opened by Colac Otway Shire Mayor

Friday, June 29, 2012
Colac Otway Shire Mayor, Stephen Hart, re-opens 'Kui Nursery' as the first stage in the massive redevelopment of St Laurence's disability services in Colac.
Read More >

Bare Rooted Tree Sale!

Friday, June 29, 2012
Direct from Kui Nursery, bare rooted trees are now available for those wishing to purchase in Geelong.
Read More >

The Struggle of 'Affordable Housing'

Friday, June 29, 2012
Census data released last week indicates that rents have doubled in the last decade. Data from the recent Census is backed up by the Australia–wide Anglicare Rental Affordability Snapshot St Laurence participated in earlier this year. St Laurence found they there has been a decrease in the availability and affordability of rentals in region. But what does it mean?
Read More >

Ironing out the issues and back into employment!

Friday, June 29, 2012
What a great news story! After being unemployed for ten years Claire has found a new job! St Laurence Ironing Service based in Colac has employed her.
Read More >

A Gift Can Change a Life

Friday, June 29, 2012
Watch this YouTube clip to view the life changing affect the St Laurence Donation Fund can have on individuals in our community.
Read More >

St Laurence Is Evolving!

Friday, June 29, 2012
St Laurence has undergone a reinvigoration of its brand image to give it a new burst of energy!
Read More >

Volunteers – Everyone Counts

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
On 18 May 2012 St Laurence thanked volunteers from the Geelong Community and celebrated International Volunteer Week which was held from: 14 – 20 May 2012.
Read More >

Art Unlimited Exhibition – Limited Time Only @ The Geelong Gallery

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Art Unlimited is an access studio for practicing artists with a disability. It provides professional studio facilities and is staffed by qualified, practicing artists. The Art Unlimited artists have the opportunity to work across a wide range of medium including drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, woodwork and electronic media.
Read More >

St Laurence Needs Your Help

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
The Project
St Laurence Community Services Inc. has committed $1.2M to undertake a comprehensive renovation of its Queen Street, Colac property. The project will deliver a state of the art learning and community facility for people with a disability.
Read More >

Blue & White Ball - All that Jazz a success!

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
‘All That Jazz – 1920’s New York Glamour’ ball hosted by St Laurence was held on 6 July 2012 at The Pier Geelong.

Read More >

Goodwill Wine Gets Recognition It Deserves

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Goodwill Wine receives accolades for 'paying it forward'.
Read More >

Your Invitation to the BIGGEST FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR!

Thursday, May 03, 2012
It’s finally here! Your invitation to the inaugural Blue & White Ball hosted by St Laurence.
Read More >

The Cats, St Laurence and the Rotary Club join forces

Tuesday, May 01, 2012
The Geelong Rotary Club teamed up with St Laurence Community Services Inc. to answer a simple call from a remote school, located in far north Kimberley in Western Australia, for AFL footballs.
Read More >

WINNER of $100 Coles/Myer Gift Card Announced!

Monday, April 30, 2012
Congratulations to Kelly Arndt – the winner of the $100 Coles/Myer Gift Card competition!
Read More >

Get Your Entertainment Books HERE

Monday, April 30, 2012
Choose what you want to do and when you want to do it with hundreds of valuable offers. Receive up to 50% off and 2-for-1 offers. Valid now until June 1st 2013!
Read More >

Art Unlimited Exhibition Launch

Monday, April 30, 2012
Art Unlimited artists will be holding an exhibition of their work at the Geelong Gallery from 12 May - 17 June, with a celebratory launch to kick start the event.
Read More >

MyPATH Has Launched

Monday, April 23, 2012
After two years of planning and development at St Laurence, Mr David Koch, MP, Member for Western Victorian Region, officially launched MyPATH; the new program for people with a disability, on April 26.
Read More >

Art Unlimited & Goodwill Wine Join Forces

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Purchasing your wine has never been so fulfilling!

This year, Art Unlimited has partnered with Goodwill Wine to generate some much needed awareness and donations into the arts program...
Read More >

How "Doing Good" Can Make a Difference

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Corporate Social Responsibility pays off.

Businesses who participate in Corporate Social Responsibility often reap significant benefits from “doing good”. Corporate Social Responsibility can take many forms including volunteering to complete a community project...
Read More >

St Laurence Corporate Golf Fundraiser Raises Over $4000 for Disability Services

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
The St Laurence Corporate Golf Challenge was more than an excuse to take time off work...
Read More >

Mother’s Day Special at The Pickle Gallery

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Getting Mum a gift she’ll love has never been so easy! Until Mother’s Day, receive $5 off your online order when you spend $20 or more...
Read More >

Music as therapy - Music was the first painkiller

Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Every Friday the band Not Quiet Right from Ballarat make music to clear their minds and help heal their heads; however it's more than teen angst or rebellion that drives this band's urge for rock and roll salvation.
Read More >

The Pickle Gallery now online!

Wednesday, February 01, 2012
The Pickle Gallery is an Australian Disability Enterprise of St Laurence, located in Colac Victoria, uses local produce to create some of the region’s finest jams, preserves and pickles.

The Pickle Gallery now has a website that products produced can be purchased from. Visit www.thepicklegallery.com.au
Read More >

News & Events

National Conference Looks at NDIS One Year OnThe NDIS: One Year On – Lessons learned, emerging trends and expectations moving forward. National Conference, August 11 and 12, 2014
St Laurence NDIS Breakfast - SOLD OUTWhat opportunities does the NDIS bring to the Geelong business community?
St Laurence NDIS Breakfast InvitationWhat opportunities does the NDIS bring to the Geelong business community?
The New Generation of Job SeekersOlder Australians struggling on Newstart await better life on age pension. (ABC, Lateline)
Dawning of a New Era for People with DisabilityToday marks the commencement of the new insurance scheme for people with disability – DisabilityCare Australia.
St Laurence Ball - A Touch Of Decadence Indeed!On Friday the 21st of June our Marketing department turned the Old Geelong Gaol into stunning venue fit for a ball.
Australian Masters Games - Apply NowVolunteers are the heart and soul of St Laurence and this year the we are sourcing people to volunteer to be a part of the Australian Masters Games.
Looking to donate? There’s no better time than tax time. Donate your funds into a community service organisation where 100% of your donation goes directly back into the community. That’s right, 100%!
Guest Speaker Helen Glover REGISTRATIONS WELCOMECome along to our World Cafe next Thursday to hear about what it means to be a consumer living with mental illness.
Conversations That Matter - FREE EVENTAddressing food insecurity,obesity and chronic disease; different perspectives on the relationships with food - brought to you by Deakin & St Laurence
Calling For Volunteers!Ever thought about volunteering? We have some vacancies and would love to have you come and join the team!
How to Capture Market Share In A Competitive, Consumer-Directed And Controlled WorldA presentation by Toby oConnor on 'Consumer Directed Approach'
LOCK IN THE DATE - Blue & White Ball @ Old Geelong Gaol!Friday June 21 will be this years Blue & White Ball. Key it into your calendars now!
Outdoor Cinema - a Valentine's Hit!St Laurence hosted the first Open Air Cinema @ The Geelong College on Valentine's Day with roaring success.
Event Volunteering - a day out of the office and onto the green!Feb 21-24 saw the Vic Open come to Geelong's own 13th Beach Golf Links and St Laurence was there to welcome the stars.
St Laurence Service Of The MonthEvery month, we will highlight one of our services that are doing outstanding work in the community - this month, Art Unlimited.
Free Corporate Challenge - Masters Games Tug of WarSt Laurence is supporting the Australian Masters Games later this year in October and to get warmed up we're calling for people to join the St Laurence Tug of War Teams!
Announcing St Laurence Brand Ambassadors 2013Gold medallists and Paralympians Kelly Cartwright & Richard Colman join forces with St Laurence.
101 Queen Street - WHAT A TRANSFORMATION!St Laurence has invested $1.3m of its own resources to redevelop the 101 Queen Street learning and community centre for people with disability, and what a result!
What Will 2013 Bring?It seems as though the traffic on the roads is getting busier and school starts again soon, meaning the end of the summer holidays and back to work. What will 2013 bring? Will it be lucky or unlucky 13?
Human Library To Take Front Of Stage @ Geelong Night MarketHuman Library - where the books are people and where reading consists of a conversation!
Local Business Uncovering Raw TalentMetropolis Gallery are opening their doors to host an exhibition of little-known artists in Geelong recognising talent in our community amongst those with disability.
St Laurence Open Air Cinema - Feb 14What better way to spend Valentine's Day than watching DIRTY DANCING under the stars with a loved one or group of friends.
Open Air Cinema FAQs and TermsSee below for all terms and conditions relating the the Feb 14 screening of Dirty Dancing at The Geelong College. All proceeds from the night going to St Laurence.
2012 Wrap Up - Social Inclusion @ St LaurenceFor over three years the Social Inclusion Unit has promoted the voice of the consumers using St Laurence’s Services. This year has been no different.
How will you make an impact this Christmas?Give a gift with meaning this Christmas and buy from one of our community's Social Enterprises.
Thank you for all your fundraising through 2012St Laurence has been able to use funds donated from events held throughout the year to help people with disability.
Drinks @ The Gaol - after work drinks a hit!Friday November 23 saw the first-time opening to the public of the studio space and outdoor garden that comprises Art Unlimited at the Old Geelong Gaol in the heart of Geelong.
WHAT NDIS MEANS FOR ST LAURENCE AND OTHER NGOS: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES. By Toby oConnor, St Laurence CEOThe Prime Minister announced the National Disability Insurance Scheme on 30 April 2012. That was 155 days ago. In 251 days, the NDIS will commence operations in the Barwon Region. I have been asked to consider two questions: How prepared are we as providers of some sort of service for this social insurance scheme? And, Will we be ready?
Annual Report now availableSt Laurence is pleased to advise that our Annual Report for the 2011-2012 year is now available.
Spark in the Park - oh what a night!On Friday 26 October St Laurence Community Services Inc held a Community Fair - "Spark in the Park" on the grounds of its retirement village at Lara from 4.30 pm - 8.00 pm.
St Laurence supports Anti-Poverty WeekAnti-Poverty Week is held in October every year. It is a time to reflect on the fact that not all Australians have access to all the goods and services we so often take for granted. Poverty affects over a million people Australia-wide.
Local Companies get behind new State-of-the-art Learning CentreWe would like to take this opportunity to gratefully thank all those who participated in the recent call out for businesses and individuals to host a Tea Party initiative to raise funds for our Colac redevelopment which will provide a state of the art learning facility for people with a disability.
Conversations That MatterSt Laurence has partnered with Deakin University to hold the inaugural 'Conversations That Matter' twilight seminar, bringing people of our community together to talk about the tough issues.
Support Anti Poverty Week - buy a swag todayAnti Poverty week is a national event aimed at creating awareness, and/or improving the lives of Australians touched by poverty.
Knowledge to Change Seminar - Register NOWUnpacking Federal and State legislation in the Charities and Not-For-Profit sector.
Notice of MeetingYou are invited to the 16th Annual General Meeting of St Laurence Community Services Inc.
Helping our Avalon NeighboursSt Laurence is getting behind the petition to bring Tiger back to Avalon.
The Final Session of St Laurence Supercats After a partnership spanning more than a decade, the St Laurence Supercats will conclude their named sponsorship at the end of the 2012 season.
Call Out For Employee Mentors!St Laurence Community Services Inc. - Battling the growing unemployment rate in Geelong with an all new mentoring initiative.
September Tea Parties Raising Funds Across VictoriaHave you registered to host a Tea Party yet?
STAR helps umpire achieve his goalSt Laurence client Jeremy Lang has a new found confidence after umpiring his first game of football.
Geelong wins $140 million National Disability Scheme (NDIS) boostIt is very pleasing to be able to announce that the offer placed by the Victorian Government for an NDIS trial in the Barwon Region has been accepted by the Prime Minister, Julia Gillard. This is great news for the people of Geelong.
Social Inclusion - Inclusive growth what does it mean?When Kevin Rudd became Prime Minister he established the Social Inclusion Advisory Board in 2009. This was in line with European and British social policy thinking, which since the 1970s, have been using this terminology and putting it into practice. Social Inclusion in practice is often done through employment. For some obtaining employment is more difficult than for others. It is important in an inclusive community that everyone has the right to housing, food, a safe environment and employment opportunities. Further to this is the notion of inclusive growth. But what does it mean?
Disability Enterprise Opened by Colac Otway Shire MayorColac Otway Shire Mayor, Stephen Hart, re-opens 'Kui Nursery' as the first stage in the massive redevelopment of St Laurence's disability services in Colac.
Bare Rooted Tree Sale! Direct from Kui Nursery, bare rooted trees are now available for those wishing to purchase in Geelong.
The Struggle of 'Affordable Housing'Census data released last week indicates that rents have doubled in the last decade. Data from the recent Census is backed up by the Australia–wide Anglicare Rental Affordability Snapshot St Laurence participated in earlier this year. St Laurence found they there has been a decrease in the availability and affordability of rentals in region. But what does it mean?
Ironing out the issues and back into employment!What a great news story! After being unemployed for ten years Claire has found a new job! St Laurence Ironing Service based in Colac has employed her.
A Gift Can Change a LifeWatch this YouTube clip to view the life changing affect the St Laurence Donation Fund can have on individuals in our community.
St Laurence Is Evolving!St Laurence has undergone a reinvigoration of its brand image to give it a new burst of energy!
Volunteers – Everyone CountsOn 18 May 2012 St Laurence thanked volunteers from the Geelong Community and celebrated International Volunteer Week which was held from: 14 – 20 May 2012.
Art Unlimited Exhibition – Limited Time Only @ The Geelong GalleryArt Unlimited is an access studio for practicing artists with a disability. It provides professional studio facilities and is staffed by qualified, practicing artists. The Art Unlimited artists have the opportunity to work across a wide range of medium including drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, woodwork and electronic media.
St Laurence Needs Your HelpThe Project St Laurence Community Services Inc. has committed $1.2M to undertake a comprehensive renovation of its Queen Street, Colac property. The project will deliver a state of the art learning and community facility for people with a disability.
Blue & White Ball - All that Jazz a success!‘All That Jazz – 1920’s New York Glamour’ ball hosted by St Laurence was held on 6 July 2012 at The Pier Geelong.
Goodwill Wine Gets Recognition It DeservesGoodwill Wine receives accolades for 'paying it forward'.
Your Invitation to the BIGGEST FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR!It’s finally here! Your invitation to the inaugural Blue & White Ball hosted by St Laurence.
The Cats, St Laurence and the Rotary Club join forcesThe Geelong Rotary Club teamed up with St Laurence Community Services Inc. to answer a simple call from a remote school, located in far north Kimberley in Western Australia, for AFL footballs.
WINNER of $100 Coles/Myer Gift Card Announced!Congratulations to Kelly Arndt – the winner of the $100 Coles/Myer Gift Card competition!
Get Your Entertainment Books HEREChoose what you want to do and when you want to do it with hundreds of valuable offers. Receive up to 50% off and 2-for-1 offers. Valid now until June 1st 2013!
Art Unlimited Exhibition LaunchArt Unlimited artists will be holding an exhibition of their work at the Geelong Gallery from 12 May - 17 June, with a celebratory launch to kick start the event.
MyPATH Has LaunchedAfter two years of planning and development at St Laurence, Mr David Koch, MP, Member for Western Victorian Region, officially launched MyPATH; the new program for people with a disability, on April 26.
Art Unlimited & Goodwill Wine Join ForcesPurchasing your wine has never been so fulfilling! This year, Art Unlimited has partnered with Goodwill Wine to generate some much needed awareness and donations into the arts program...
How "Doing Good" Can Make a DifferenceCorporate Social Responsibility pays off. Businesses who participate in Corporate Social Responsibility often reap significant benefits from “doing good”. Corporate Social Responsibility can take many forms including volunteering to complete a community project...
St Laurence Corporate Golf Fundraiser Raises Over $4000 for Disability ServicesThe St Laurence Corporate Golf Challenge was more than an excuse to take time off work...
Mother’s Day Special at The Pickle GalleryGetting Mum a gift she’ll love has never been so easy! Until Mother’s Day, receive $5 off your online order when you spend $20 or more...
Music as therapy - Music was the first painkillerEvery Friday the band Not Quiet Right from Ballarat make music to clear their minds and help heal their heads; however it's more than teen angst or rebellion that drives this band's urge for rock and roll salvation.
The Pickle Gallery now online!The Pickle Gallery is an Australian Disability Enterprise of St Laurence, located in Colac Victoria, uses local produce to create some of the region’s finest jams, preserves and pickles. The Pickle Gallery now has a website that products produced can be purchased from. Visit www.thepicklegallery.com.au