The Latest News from genU

International Day of People with Disability 3 December

International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) marks an important day in the calendar for genU. Our organisation was founded upon building inclusive communities and raising awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability is core to our services and support.

genU continues positive pathway

genU has reported another positive year at its Annual General Meeting on 16 November, strengthening its position to increase service delivery nationally.

Celebrating Dr Virgona and 32 years of clinical care to genU residents

genU hosted a celebratory morning tea to recognise Dr Joseph Virgona’s enormous contribution to genU residential participants.

Li-Ve Tasmania and genU explore opportunity to unite

Tasmanian disability support provider, Li-Ve Tasmania, and Geelong-based disability and aged care provider, genU, have commenced a formal process to explore uniting their operations.

Service Update: Extreme Weather

genU has emergency management plans in place to keep our clients and staff safe and to manage any emergency situations that may arise.

Matt kicks goals in new job

Matt, his genU Employment Pathways coordinator and his MatchWorks employment consultant have been working together to reach his goal of gaining paid employment, which he has achieved.

Innovative gaming program supports LGBTQIA+ youth

An online gaming program is supporting young members of the LGBTQIA+ community to feel confident and proud of their identity.

Second chances, Mae & Ern

A second chance at love has turned into a lifelong connection for Corio’s Mae and Ern Hutchinson.

Customised property transforms residents’ lives

Four residents’ lives have changed thanks to a new Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) property in central Warrnambool.

Carers Week 2021

October 10-16 is National Carers Week. genU recognises and celebrates the incredible contributions carers make to their families and our community every day.