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November 2012

December 3rd is International Day of People with Disability

Posted:Thursday, 29 November 2012

Author:Kerrie Gottliebsen

This year is the 20th anniversary of International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD), a United Nations sanctioned day that aims to promote an understanding of people with disability and encourage support for their dignity, rights and well-being. The day seeks to increase awareness of the benefits of the integration of people with disability in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life.Read more...

Tweddle supports White Ribbon Day.

Posted:Wednesday, 21 November 2012

Author:Kerrie Gottliebsen

Sunday the 25th November is White Ribbon Day. White Ribbon is an organisation that works to prevent male violence against women. It is a male-led campaign that believes that most men are good and that good men abhor such violence. White Ribbon also believes in the capacity of the individual to change and to encourage change in others. Read more...

Tweddle and Postnatal Depression Awareness Week (18-24th Nov)

Posted:Tuesday, 20 November 2012

Author:Kerrie Gottliebsen

This week is dedicated to encouraging everyone to help raise awareness and reduce stigma around postnatal depression. We can all play a vital role in supporting women, men and families experiencing depression or anxiety during pregnancy or postnatally. Every day this week Tweddle will share some important tips and resouces. Read more...

MyTime goes to the Show.

Posted:Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Author:Kerrie Gottliebsen

Heartfelt thanks go out to the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria who donated Melbourne Show tickets for fifteen of our MyTime families. Sharing this opportunity was greatly appreciated. Feedback from the families was overwhelmingly positive and a great time was had by all. Read more...

Ikea comes to the west!

Posted:Thursday, 8 November 2012

Author:Kerrie Gottliebsen

Twenty five families staying with Tweddle every fortnight will be treated to some new equipment, toys and kitchen gear thanks to IKEA. We greatly appreciate their support.Read more...

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