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Buy a brick and give the gift of independence

The Carinbundi House project is nearing completion and the Bundaberg Region community is being asked to help it along by buying a brick.

Kahli turns loss into triumph with launch of IDSS

Kahli Olesen was an independent nurse before losing her vision, which inspired her to launch Integrated Disability Support Services (IDSS).

Jackie overcomes wheelchair to walk again

Bundaberg woman Jackie Gilks-Sergiacomi has fought her way out of a wheelchair to walk her horse Echo on local beaches.

Medical students broaden their knowledge

Eight University of Queensland (UQ) medical students are learning more about working with people with a disability thanks to a unique initiative in Bundaberg.

Acoustic Beats takes Bundaberg music to the world

Bundaberg band Acoustic Beats took its music to the world online for the Endeavour Foundation's Battle of the Bands.

People with disabilities recognised for good work

The good work done by the team at the Bundaberg Materials Recovery Facility was recognised on International Day of People with Disabilities.

Nathan achieves goals with true blue Aussie spirit

Nathan Curd hasn't let disability stop him from achieving his dreams and starting his own Bundaberg business, Tru Blu Mowing.

Carinbundi client has trucking good time at Lern Ezy

Carinbundi client Mitch Fergus was given the opportunity to ride and sit in a truck thanks to the generosity of Learn Ezy Driving School.

New disabilities manager to make an Impact

With a background in marketing and disability services, as well as formerly being a carer, it’s safe to say Scott Torcetti is well and truly qualified for his new role as Disabilities Manager at IMPACT Community Services.

Bluesummer to build custom disability housing

Bluesummer Properties is progressing plans to build a block of four units which will be its first custom designed disability housing project in Bundaberg.

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