Quality Circle Newsletter – July 2020

Quality Circle Newsletter – July 2020

Hello everyone and welcome to the July edition of the Quality Circle Newsletter. The last few months have been challenging for all Australians both at work and at home. Here at Fairhaven we have navigated the challenges set by the Covid-19 pandemic and we are now...
Residential Support Worker

Residential Support Worker

Position: Residential Support Worker About the business   Fairhaven is a community leader in the provision of services for people living with disability. We offer community participation, day programs, employment opportunities, accommodation and living support.  About...
Fairhaven welcomes Scott Holz as CEO

Fairhaven welcomes Scott Holz as CEO

It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Scott Holz to the position of Chief Executive Officer at Fairhaven. Scott brings a wealth of experience in the not-for-profit sector, specifically in disability having worked at every organisational level...
Quality Circle Newsletter – March/April 2020

Quality Circle Newsletter – March/April 2020

SAFETY, RESILIENCE AND CHANGE Where to begin. I am sure the universal ‘this year hasn’t gone according to plan’ sentiment could be a start but I would rather look towards the future. We are not through it yet but together Fairhaven has proven to be a nimble, versatile...
Announcement: ReCreate

Announcement: ReCreate

We would like to advise you all that Fairhaven has made the very difficult decision to close ReCreate. Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic the operation of the ReCreate arm of the organisation is no longer financially viable for Fairhaven to sustain. This...
Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Fairhaven

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Fairhaven

25 March 2020 Dear Families, Carers and Guardians, We are committed to keeping you updated as Fairhaven continues to develop its response plan to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. The situation is evolving daily and we want to reassure the Fairhaven community that...
Quality Circle Newsletter – January/February 2020

Quality Circle Newsletter – January/February 2020

Welcome to this first edition of Quality Circle for 2020 A new year always heralds changes, one of which is my return to the role of Interim CEO, a position I held for six months back in 2016. Many of you know me, I have been on the Board of Fairhaven since 2015 and...
Residential Support Worker

Community Support Workers – Disability

Position: Community Support Worker – Disability  About the business   Fairhaven is a community leader in the provision of services for people living with disability. We offer community participation, day programs, employment opportunities, accommodation and...
Quality Circle Newsletter – November/December 2019

Quality Circle Newsletter – November/December 2019

November/December 2019 Update: Christmas is nearly upon us for another year. From my perspective, this year has flown by and I can’t quite fathom that we will soon be living in the year 2020! And what a year it’s been. Two major pieces of work undertaken this year...
2018 – 2019 Annual Report

2018 – 2019 Annual Report

Fairhaven has managed over nearly six decades to be an integrated and vital part of the Central Coast community, and we continue to gain profile following the NDIS rollout in mid-2016. Our future in remaining relevant to the people we serve, the sector we support and...
Quality Circle Newsletter – September/October 2019

Quality Circle Newsletter – September/October 2019

September/October 2019 Update: What a quarter we’ve had here at Fairhaven! We are so excited to soon be launching our School Leavers Employment Support (SLES) program, in which a small number of current Year 12 students will participate. This program is all about...
Quality Circle Newsletter – July/August 2019

Quality Circle Newsletter – July/August 2019

July/August 2019 Update: What a fabulous couple of months we’ve had here at Fairhaven! In line with our commitment to improving Aboriginal employment and our relationships with local Aboriginal communities, and to coincide with NAIDOC Week, we planned and opened an...
Quality Circle Newsletter – May/June 2019

Quality Circle Newsletter – May/June 2019

May/June 2019 Update: The decision to close CoPack at Point Clare and move it to Tuggerah was not an easy one. We knew that so many lives would be disrupted and that change would be a real challenge for some. So I am very happy to see that our supported employees have...
Fairhaven’s Erina Fair Pop Up Shop.

Fairhaven’s Erina Fair Pop Up Shop.

Opening day smiles with CEO Monique Cardon, and Marketing Manager Sarah Williams On Friday, March 8 – we opened up the Fairhaven Pop Up Store. Thus far hundreds of happy shoppers have weaved their way through the shop discovering treasures at great prices....
Fairhaven ReCreate nails the war on waste

Fairhaven ReCreate nails the war on waste

Nothing beats hammering away the woes of wasted materials and making them look sharp again. For ABC Radio Central Coast’s Scott Levi, it was all too exciting to use the nail gun to take the ‘hard’ out of hard work. Even still, the hands-on team at Fairhaven’s...