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22 December 2020

Challenge Art Competition Winners Announced

Local artists have gone 'Out of this World' to create artworks for the 13th annual Challenge Community Services art competition, with some walking away with top prizes.

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27 October 2020

Ashley’s experience of moving into Supported Independent Living

Through our Supported Independent Living (SIL) program, Challenge has supported numerous clients experience greater independence while finding the perfect place to call home. Ashley is one of the most recent clients...

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01 October 2020

Q&A: Client matching in Supported Independent Living

At Challenge, our Supported Independent Living (SIL) program supports numerous people with disability to live a more independent life. We sat down with Regional Manager - Upper Hunter, James Pettersen to discuss his...

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10 September 2020

Supporting our community through disaster

After years of drought, fierce bushfires and now COVID-19, everyone in the community has been severely tested in 2020, not least Challenge Community Services disability community.

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28 May 2020

COVID-19 Update - Returning to Day Programs

We are pleased to announce that the Challenge COVIDSafe plan has now been implemented and we are able to gradually welcome our clients back to their Day Programs from Monday 1 June, 2020.

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20 May 2020

Finding new hope with Supported Independent Living

After more than three decades spent in various rehabilitation facilities throughout her life, Yvonne had expected to move into an aged-care facility at the end of 2019. However, in a timely turn of events, she was...

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15 May 2020

Challenge Community Services updated response to COVID-19

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement last Friday (8 May) of the 3-Step Framework for a COVIDSafe Australia, we look forward to gradually resuming our face-to-face and centre-based services.

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08 May 2020

Supporting you to achieve your goals in 2020

Navigating the NDIS can be overwhelming at times.

Thankfully for those who are fortunate to have support coordination in their plan; your NDIS journey can made smoother with the assistance of a Support Coordinator.
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24 March 2020

From L-plates to excavator tickets: How Quirindi clients are getting qualified

There’s nothing more satisfying than studying for an upcoming exam and then passing it with flying colours. For clients at Challenge Community Services in Quirindi, that’s exactly what’s been happening regularly for...

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18 March 2020

How Warialda locals work towards their goals

There’s very little that’s more empowering than being able to work on something you love, earn money from it and then put those savings towards a great time. And that’s exactly what’s happening at Challenge...

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