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Our physical locations are still closed, but at Burke and Beyond, we continue to offer support.   Our teams are currently offering on- line programs to many of our people. Whether it is skills learning, SLES or fun recreational activities, this is a great way to learn...

With everything changing, more and more people using technology to connect and work, Burke and Beyond has met the challenge of staying in touch.   This week a team of staff and participants tested "Zoom" as a platform to connect and continue to provide services to our...

Volunteers work in many ways, and this case, a Graphic Designer volunteered to help us design a new volunteer brochure.   We needed a brochure to promote volunteering with us, however our expertise is not in this area, so we reached out and advertised for a volunteer...

Some of the participants from Next Step Dandenong have been fortunate to be provided opportunity to have an introduction factory work.   After their enthusiasm and hard work on the KingSwim project, Megara were keen for the participants to experience factory work at their site in Bayswater. ...

Congratulations to Brent and Jess who were successful in obtaining part time positions at Coles.    Brent and Jess both completed work placements and volunteering at Coles where they developed their skills so much they were both offered permanent roles.   Congratulations and well done to you both....

Announcing our move to Lonsdale St, Dandenong   Our Next Step program in Dandenong, previously in Walker St, has moved around the corner to 260 Lonsdales St. This is a bigger venue, purposely fitted out to support our growing numbers and the programs we provide.   Drop in, say...

Crab yourself a copy of the latest Newsletter. The last one for 2019.   Another bumper edition of the news and events from around Burke and Beyond.   Burke and Beyond Summer 2019 Newsletter...

As the sun sets on 2019, Burke and Beyond wishes everyone a Merry, Safe and Healthy Christmas and New Year period. Take care, enjoy yourself, and we look forward to seeing you in the new year.   We will be closed from the close of business Tuesday...

The 2019 Burke and Beyond Annual Report released with plenty of stories, photo's and reflections of the year that has been. View your copy.   2019 Annual Report...

From little things, big things grow. Famous lyrics from an iconic Australian song. How true are these words when a small group of participants started a little car wash service to give them experiences in washing cars, customer service and handling money.   The little business grew...