By Bri Clarke
Self-help centre run for and by people with disabilities, their families and those who work with people with disabilities. Provides information, counselling, faith development, advocacy, education, training and work experience. Maintains some resources, portable public address system with radio microphones and audio loop system. Accommodation available in Christian community style.
The Emmanuel Centre is a volunteer-run self-help centre for people with disabilities. A number of support groups and organisations are involved in running the centre.Together, we aim to provide a caring, supportive environment for those living with disabilities.
The Emmanuel Centre is often described as the place to contact if you have tried everywhere else. Through our large volunteer base, we offer information, support, counselling, advocacy, library lending and resources, work experience and training.
We accept the challenges that often seem too difficult. If you’d like more information, or just need someone to talk to,please don’t hesitate to contact us.