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2018 CTS Forum: ‘Connecting People for Maximum Impact’

The 2018 CTS forum was held on Tuesday 8th May at the Carlton Function Centre at Ikon Park. The aim of the event was to promote the NW Melbourne Regional Strategy on Information across the region. The forum brought together cross sector organisations for a community conversation. The day consisted of informative presentations and two […]

Powerful Placements Pilot Program 2017

The Powerful Placements Pilot Program 2017 was delivered in partnership between Community Transition Support (CTS) and Powerful Placements (PP) which provided students from specialist schools the opportunity of completing a work experience placement with their local member for parliament. The work experience placements aimed to bridge the gap between people with disabilities and Members of […]

Partnerships 101 – Croxton School’s experience

Learn how Croxton School benefitted from the forming an Action Team to set up their School Community Partnership.  In this video school principal Bev Fegan, Assistant Principal Michael Sertori and teacher Luke Ferns discuss how the process worked and the benefits it has delivered for their students.

2017 CTS Forum

The 2017 CTS Forum – Better Destinations for the 21st Century: Students, Parents, Business, Community was held on May 30 at the Treacy Centre in Parkville. Zita Pinda delivered the keynote address launching the 2016 Data Collection Report.  The Forum also included presentations about The NW Melbourne Regional Information Strategy and Ticket to Work. CTS would […]

2017 NWCTS Forum

      CTS will be hosting its 2017 Forum on Tuesday 30 May 2017 at the Treacy Centre in Parkville. The forum will include a key note address from Zita Pinda on the 2016 Data Collection Project. Other presentations will include an update on Ticket to Work and the NW Melbourne Regional Strategy on […]

The year ahead for CTS

2017 is upon us and the CTS team have been hard at work planning the year ahead. Some of our events include: a Forum planned for term 2 Follow up workshops about parental engagement, partnerships and digital literacy An industry breakfast for later in the year The SSTN will meet once per term.  You can keep […]

CTS Career Connections @ Croxton School

A Case Study on the implemention of CTS Career Connections at Croxton School   About CTS Career Connections The CTS Career Connections Talent Community is an online portal for specialist school students and staff and other stakeholders across Melbourne’s North West. The portal provides members with access to features including a list of current entry […]

Sunshine SDS School Community Partnership featured in Brimbank Business Link

Brimbank City Council has included an article about the Sunshine SDS School Community Partnership in its Winter edition of Business Link.  The article promotes the importance of schools and communities working together to provide opportunities for young people with disabilities, and the range of ways local business can support this. The newsletter is distributed to […]

Launch of the North West Melbourne Regional Information Strategy

The North West Melbourne Regional Information Strategy was launched by Natalie Suleyman MP on June 1, 2016.  At the Visy Cares Hub.    Brooke Briody, campus Principal of the Northern School for Autism was Master of Ceremonies on the day. Speakers at the launch included: Jason Heagarty, a person living with a disability Meri Ivanovska, […]