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Nowra

Hi and welcome to the Nowra area.  My name is Juanita Visser and I am your local Defence Special Needs Coordinator.

The Nowra area covers both HMAS Creswell at Jervis Bay and HMAS Albatross.  HMAS Albatross is located about 6 kms from Nowra

We are looking at holding coffee mornings and other events so please let me know if you are interested or if there is something in particular that you would like the group to do.  By linking in to us, you have access to the wider support, information and assistance that is available throughout our network.

For more information about the Nowra region, have a look at the handy Your Community section on the Defence Community Organisation website.  If you are interested in attending upcoming Defence Community Organisation events in your area, please visit the Events page.  You can also find comprehensive resources available for download from the Resources page.

Please call 1800 037 674 or email to find out what else we are doing and to go on our mailing list.

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Latest News from DSNSG Nowra

Get Your Lottery Tickets Today!!! Defence Special Needs Support Group – People’s Choice Credit Union Community Lottery 2017

People's Choice Credity Union Community Lottery 2017

 

Even though the early bird prize has been drawn. Don’t forget you can still purchase your People’s Choice Credit Union Community Lottery Tickets and go into the major draw to win some amazing prizes. Buy your tickets before midnight 31st August and you will go into the major draw to win one of 130 prizes on offer valued at over $360,000. All proceeds go directly to DSNSG and the programs that we offer our wonderful families. Follow the link below to purchase your tickets today!!!

Defence Special Needs Support Group – People’s Choice Credit Union Community Lottery 2017

National E-Newsletter March-May 2017

Please click the link to view the latest edition of the National Newsletter

National E-Newsletter March-May 2017

The Role of Royal Australian Air Force Chaplains

Please click the link to view video of ‘The Role of Royal Australian Air Force Chaplains’

The Role of Royal Australian Air Force Chaplains

DSNSG Participates – 2017 People’s Choice Credit Union Community Lottery

DSNSG LogoDefence Special Needs Support Group Inc are very pleased to announce that our organisation has been chosen to take part in the 2017 People’s Choice Credit Union Community Lottery.

Prizes, prizes, prizes galore! Buy your $2 tickets today and you’ll go into a prize draw worth over $360,000! Cars, shopping sprees, travel vouchers, household appliance packages and so much more are on offer. Plus if you buy tickets before 31 March 2017 you can be in the running to win the Early Bird prize – a Toyota Yaris worth $20,337. Tickets are $2 each and participating organisations retain 100% of all proceeds which they generate through the sale of online tickets. All money raised will go directly to helping DSNSG in the programs that we offer our families. If you are interested in participating please follow the link below to purchase tickets and your chance to win some amazing prizes.

 

For your chance to win fabulous prizes click here

DCO Welcome to Shoalhaven Event 2017

Please click the link to view the Welcome to Shoalhaven event information. Come and see your local coordinator at the DSNSG stand.

Welcome to Shoalhaven Event 2017

Dean Beadle & Sue Larkey Workshop 5th September 2016 Rooty Hill

Are you caring for someone with ASD?

 

The Defence Special Needs Support Group through its For Your Information (FYI) Program is offering DSNSG families that opportunity to attend the following workshop at the reduced cost of only $50 per person.

 

Teaching Strategies for Successful Education- Autism Spectrum Disorder by Dean Beadle & Sue Larkey on Monday 5th September 2016, 0930 – 1500 at Rooty Hill RSL, Novetel, 33 Railway St, Rooty Hill, NSW.

To book and secure your place, email FYI Coordinator at fyi@dsnsg.org.au by 21st July 2016.

You must put your surname and FYI Rooty Hill as a reference.

You will be invoiced by the Treasurer for your payment.  Once you have paid, please email confirmation to fyi@dsnsg.org.au with the subject heading FYI Rooty Hill so that we can track your payment.  Once the DSNSG account has received your payment, then your booking will be made.

Dr Tony Attwood & Sue Larkey 5th August 2016 Hornsby

Are you caring for someone with ASD?

 

The Defence Special Needs Support Group through its For Your Information (FYI) Program is offering DSNSG families that opportunity to attend the following workshop at the reduced cost of only $50 per person.

 

Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder by Dr Tony Attwood & Sue Larkey on Friday 5th August 2016, 0930 – 1500 at Asquith Leagues Club, 11-37 Alexandria parade, Waitara NSW.

To book and secure your place, email FYI Coordinator at fyi@dsnsg.org.au by 30th June 2016.

You must put your surname and FYI Hornsby as a reference.

You will be invoiced by the Treasurer for your payment.  Once you have paid, please email confirmation to fyi@dsnsg.org.au with the subject heading FYI Hornsby so that we can track your payment.  Once the DSNSG account has received your payment, then your booking will be made.

National E-Newsletter November 2015

National E-Newlsetter November 2015

Welcome to our end of year Newsletter.

  • National Coordinator Message – Kim Collins
  • National Assistant Coordinator Message – Terry Fisk
  • Membership & Communications Officer Message – Sandra Soulsby
  • Updated Local Coordinators List
  • DCO – Families with Special Needs on the Move
  • Important Links for Families
  • Information on Chaplaincy
  • Information from our Supporting Partners

 

Nowra Christmas Party 2015

NOWRA DSNSG CHRISTMAS PARTY

Saturday 12th December 2015
10am till 5pm
Jamberoo
1215 Jamberoo Road,
Jamberoo NSW 2533
Come along to fun filled day

RSVP no later than 15th Oct 2015 for ticketing purposes and catering. When RSVP I will need, numbers of adults, numbers of children, if booking the bus and food requirements.
SANTA – if you would like Santa to hand out a gift to your child, please supply a $10 gift to be handed out on the day. I will be organising a drop off point for gifts.

Click Here to view flyer – Nowra Christmas Flyer

Contact: Kim Collins on:1800037674
or email national.coordinator@dsnsg.org.au

National Newsletter May 2015

Dear DSNSG Members,
Welcome to DSNSG 21st Anniversary National E-Newsletter.
Inside this exciting edition, you will the find the following information.
  • Welcoming to 21st Anniversary E-Newsletter
  • Launching of 3 New Programs for 2015
  • Connecting Families
  • FYI
  • A word from Memberships
  • DSNSG Facebook Page
  • Important Links for families
  • National Committee and Local Coordinator Contact List
  • Supporting Partners.
Kind Regards,
Kim Collins
National Coordinator
1800037674

 

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