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Audit report confirms positive work of the Cookery Nook

15 Apr 2016

A recent National Standards for Disability Services (NSDS) audit of Mercy Community Services’ Cookery Nook resulted in a report that confirms the positive work we are doing to support people wit

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NDIS to be rolled out in Queensland from 1 July 2016

23 Mar 2016

On 17 March 2016, the State and Commonwealth Governments announced that they had signed the Bilateral Agreement detailing Queensland’s transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDI

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Engaging families of participants in our services

10 Dec 2015

During the year  26 young Queenslanders were engaged through our Mercy Adult Learning Academy (MALA) and five people were supported and employed at the Cookery Nook, a social enterprise in Brisba

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The Wise Women resource kit – breast screening information for women with disability

18 Sep 2015

BreastScreen Queensland recently launched The Wise Women: Your guide to having a breast screen resource kit, an educational tool about breast cancer screening for women with an intellectual or cogniti

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Mercy Community - Hear from our clients - Cathy

Cathy's story

"I have learnt to do many new things and I am so happy with my new independence. My family and support staff are all so proud of me."

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