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Fun times with Getaways

14 Apr 2017

The Bridge Connects’ Getaways team provide an amazing variety of activities, weekends away, discos and fun events throughout the year and every year the offerings get better and better. Recently we held a weekend away in Bendigo and participants enjoyed a few of the fun filled activities on offer in this wonderful city.

Your Supports helping people achieve their goals

10 Apr 2017

Ray loves going to the Yarra Valley FM 99.1 radio station and presenting the weather forecast. Tune in to Yarra Valley FM 99.1 to listen to Ray and his co-host Cindy on Thursday evenings from 5-7pm.

Building new friendships and learning new skills with Your Supports

3 Apr 2017

David has been with Connects for around 10 years and is really enjoying the tailored, flexible support he receives from Your Supports to participant in drama, music and larping. 

Nicole's Story

26 Jan 2016

Read Nicole's Story from our 2015 Annual Report 

Over 16 years of dedication

9 Oct 2015

With the dedication of over sixteen years volunteering with The Bridge, Lyn Bates can definitely call herself part of the furniture!

Lynette's Story

8 Oct 2015

Read Lynette Day's full story from our 2015 Annual Report here

Certainty for the NDIS in Victoria

8 Sep 2015

NDIS roll out announced

The Victorian Government secured the future rollout of the NDIS across Victoria when it signed the Bilateral NDIS Agreement with the Commonwealth Government on Wednesday 16 September 2015.

2015 Disability Sector Awards

10 Jul 2015

Well-deserved recognition for over 30 years of innovation and success

The Bridge CEO, Phillip Toovey, Lifetime Achievement Award Finalist for the 2015 Disability Sector Awards.

A day in the life of Jono...

28 Feb 2015

Jono's Story was launched at The Bridge Works in December 2014, his story encapsulates all that we do at The Bridge and was at the forefront of celebrating the official launch of our new branding for our service areas: The Bridge Connects, The Bridge Employment and The Bridge Works.

watch  Jono's Story here

Kim and the Mery family

22 Jan 2015

Read two success stories from The Bridge Works. Kim has been working at The Bridge Works since February, while  the Mery family's daughter Cassie has been working here for over 2 years.