Historic cookbooks prove tried tested and true

By Emily Newton, 10 July 2019 , Comments

A book which features the surprising stories behind two cookbooks that raised funds for Northcott has taken home an international award. The Cook's Handbook and The Biscuit Cook Book were released in the 1950s and sold tens of thousands of copies to raise funds and awareness for Northcott, then known as the NSW Society for… Read more...

Northcott joins in NAIDOC Week celebrations

This week across Australia, people from all backgrounds are celebrating NAIDOC Week. NAIDOC Week offers a time for all Australians to celebrate the history, cultures and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (A&TSI) people, and to explore how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation.  The week is a great opportunity to participate in a Read more...

Senior Athletics Carnival

Date: 28 August 2019

Come and smash a dash with us at Northcott’s annual interschool athletics carnival. This is an opportunity for students with disability from across Greater Sydney to come together to:  Compete against other students in races, obstacle courses and field events. Represent their school or join the Combined School Team. Make new friends and enjoy a fun, See event details

Junior Athletics Carnival

Date: 4 September 2019

Come and smash a dash with us at Northcott’s annual interschool athletics carnival. This is an opportunity for students with disability from across Greater Sydney to come together to:  Compete against other students in races, obstacle courses and field events. Represent their school or join the Combined School Team. Make new friends and enjoy a fun, active See event details

Metro tour: Travelling to a new standard in accessibility

It’s no secret that our customers are passionate about accessibility, which is why when Northcott was invited to test the Sydney Metro line on a private tour before it opened, our customers from Seven Hills and Parramatta Everyday Life Skills jumped at the opportunity. We headed out together ready to experience the fully accessible railway for Read more...

Tales from Two: Granit and Tony

Northcott support workers, Granit and Tony have a lot in common. They’re both former Northcott customers; they both love socialising and going out; and they’re both very passionate about their jobs and advocating for people with disability. Clearly the best of mates with a soft spot for each other’s unique qualities, Granit and Tony share Read more...

Skills 4 Life – Term 3

Date: 26 September 2019

Northcott’s ‘Skills 4 Life’ program empowers young people with disability aged 14 to 17 years with the skills to: Express an opinion, communication and participate in discussions Contribute to decision making Work with and respect others Build confidence, independence and a healthy self esteem Identify personal strengths and weaknesses  Our Skills 4 Life Term 3 See event details

Teen School Holiday Program – Campbelltown

Date: 8 July 2019

Our Teen School Holiday program is for teenagers who want to increase their social and community skills through new experiences, make new friends, gain new skills and build their confidence all while having fun. The Teen School Holiday program is delivered during school holidays, both in centre at Mary Brooksbank School, Rosemeadow and in the See event details

Teen School Holiday Program – Revesby

Date: 8 July 2019

Our Teen School Holiday program is for teenagers who want to increase their social and community skills through new experiences, make new friends, gain new skills and build their confidence all while having fun. The Teen School Holiday program is delivered during school holidays, both in centre at Broderick Gillawarna School, Revesby and in the See event details

Saturday Teen Club – Western Sydney

Date: 27 July 2019

Saturday Teen Club is for teenagers aged 12 to 18 years who want to increase their social and community skills through new experiences; make new friends; and build their confidence – all while having fun! Saturday Teen Club is delivered both in centre at Northcott Parramatta, and in the community. RSVP: Call 1800 818 286 or email northcott@northcott.com.au Date See event details

Teen School Holiday Program – Parramatta

Date: 8 July 2019

Our Teen School Holiday program is for teenagers who want to increase their social and community skills through new experiences, make new friends, gain new skills and build their confidence all while having fun. The Teen School Holiday program is delivered during school holidays, both in centre at Northcott Parramatta and in the community. The See event details

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