One Community uses multiple platforms to empower people with disabilities (PWD) by giving them choice and control. One Community do this by providing up to date information and direct linkages to disability service providers, mainstream service providers and community groups.
Guided by focus groups of PWD from differing backgrounds, One Community's focus is the development of technology and professional networking strategies. It is these strategies that actively contribute to leading, shaping and influencing the disability industry.
One Community has a proven track record in delivering networking events that build that capacity of the disability industry. This is achieved by providing a fun and interactive platform to connect disability and mainstream service providers where they can effectively and efficiently share information and knowledge. There are different forms networking events delivered with the most popular format being speed dating where events are timed and structured, and everyone gets to meet everyone. These events directly connect support coordinators, local area coordinators, teachers or similar to services in their local area, so they can broaden their industry knowledge and as a result offer greater choice and control to their customers. Click here for further information.
"We have participated in two of these unique networking events and have got so much out of the experience. Not only has it helped us make new connections and generate new business, but we have had so much fun connecting doing it. It is one of the quickest and easiest ways to promote your business".Beth Gwalter, Managing Director, Recovery Station.
Networking events will be held in metro and regional areas around the country in 2018. Click here to find out about the next networking event near you.