New job no mistake for Jake

Friday, 6 September, 2019

Joining the genU Business Enterprises team just over a year ago has not only given Geelong’s Jake Nicholson supported employment, but an increase in confidence that has him thriving in everyday life. When genU was awarded a contract to provide replenishment services at WorkSafe’s head office in May 2018, Business Enterprises Production Manager Mathew Nitchie

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Showcase display home revolutionises housing

Thursday, 30 May, 2019

An ultra-tech smart home has opened at Armstrong Mount Duneed and is rewriting the way homes for people with a disability are offered, designed and sold. The ground-breaking Showcase Display Home – a collaboration between genU, Burbank Homes and Villawood Properties – is a three-bedroom home sited in the centre of Geelong’s largest display home

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genU News September

Wednesday, 3 October, 2018

Catch up on all the latest news from around genU by reading the September edition of our newsletter. In this edition we celebrate the achievements of recently retired volunteer Edna Edge, recognise genU’s award wins at the Geelong Business Excellence Awards and travel around Victoria with artX. Read here For a hard copy of this

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What I want in a carer

Wednesday, 18 July, 2018

This article featured in issue No.2 of REALISE magazine. Subscribe to the digital version or flick through the digital version online. Disability consultant and human rights advocate Lynne Foreman shares her insights for support workers on what works best for carers, and gives her top tips for carers. Lynne Foreman – What I want in

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Bobby Bajram – Climbing to the Top of the World

Thursday, 12 July, 2018

  A Life-Changing Decision “One thing I’m going to do at some stage in my life is I’m going to walk to the top of the world and see the blue sky.” Bobby Bajram made that promise to himself as a 13-year-old, after doctors told him he had Multiple Sclerosis (MS). The promise would set

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