Supporting World Autism Awareness Day

By Deborah | Apr 2, 2020 | 0 Comments

Today marks the thirteenth annual World Autism Awareness Day, a day which puts the spotlight on all of the hurdles that people living with autism face every day throughout their lives. This awareness campaign is joined by the international community, where hundreds of landmarks, buildings, homes and communities around the world come together in recognition of people with autism and…

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Staying Positive Throughout COVID-19

By Deborah | Apr 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

In the current extraordinary times, NADO and all businesses and organisations are having to evolve fast to keep within the guidelines of the Australia Government and health authorities relating to the new Coronavirus (also known as COVID-19). As you may be aware this new virus is causing havoc around the world and testing the boundaries…

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NADO Expands Disability Accommodation Services

By Deborah | Feb 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

At NADO, we offer a wide range of flexible support services that allow people with disability to build independence, participate in the community and maintain good communication with families, friends and circles of support. Our Supported Independent Living (SIL) in a shared home environment provides our Participants the opportunity to live the way they want…

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Occupational Therapy (OT) now available at NADO

By Deborah | Jan 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

Occupational Therapy (also known at OT) is a treatment that uses assessment and intervention to develop, recover or maintain skills required for daily tasks and meaningful activities. OT can assist participants to achieve their needs and goals by building their knowledge and skills, finding new ways to do activities or making changes to the environment,…

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Friends of NADO Charity Golf Day

By Deborah | Nov 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

The second Annual Friends of NADO Charity Golf Day was held on Friday 22nd November 2019 at the scenic Stonecutters Ridge Golf Club. Excitement had been building in the lead up to this event with NSW State of Origin Coach Brad “Freddy” Fittler showing his support together with Elite Sand & Soil and many of…

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Westfield Local Hero helps people with disability

By Joe-admin | Oct 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Westfield Local Heroes is a community recognition and grants program, connecting and enriching local communities. Launched in 2018, the program spans 40 trade areas across Australia and New Zealand. The Local Heroes are nominated and voted for by their communities, with the three top finalists per Westfield centre each awarded a $10,000 grant for their…

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Investing in a Healthy Education

By Joe-admin | Oct 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

With more than 200 staff, NADO is well known in its local community of Penrith and greater Western Sydney as a provider of professional services that families know and trust. With the introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), NADO is seeing an increased interest in people seeking housing support options as the possibility…

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Appreciation Letter from Ms Cook

By Joe-admin | Sep 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Here at NADO we strive to provide our clients the highest quality of service. This letter from Ms Cook provides insightful feedback regarding her son Adam. We will continue to work with Adam to achieve his goals and dreams. Appreciation Letter from Ms Cook I am writing this letter to you to express my deepest…

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Welcome NADO Psychologist Steven Bailey

By Joe-admin | Aug 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

Nepean Area Disabilities Organisation (NADO) is excited to welcome its newest team member Steven Bailey.  Steve is a registered Psychologist and a Certified Practicing Case Manager with post graduate qualifications in both Psychology and Case Management. Steve’s career first started in New Zealand thirty-five years ago and he first worked in the Nepean region more…

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Celebrating Success for 2019

By Joe-admin | Aug 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

The annual NADO staff conference was held on Thursday 15th August 2019 and was a great success with over 160 staff in attendance. The purpose of this event is to collectively bring together all NADO employees for a day of celebration, providing industry information, as well as acknowledging those who have gone above and beyond…

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