Victoria Disability Service Spurs Independent Home-living with Reactive Home Care
Microsoft donations, in conjunction with additional discounted hardware from Connecting Up meant CNC were able to implement a new IT infrastructure that cost $2000, instead of approximately $20,000 at regular pricing – a total saving of $18,000!
With over 150 staff working in 5 separate offices and providing a number of out-of-office services, Sunraysia Community Health Services (SCHS) are using donated technology to help their staff communicate better for improved service delivery.
Lutheran Community Care (LCC) provides community services on behalf of the Lutheran Church in South Australia and Northern Territory. They support communities through responding to the needs of individuals and families, community development, learning opportunities, accommodation and support.
SHine SA upgraded their software so they could be more compatible and used Adobe donations to allow them to produce their own professional fliers. Watch the video to find out how Connecting Up has helped
Floreat Surf Lifesaving Club have turned to digital media to train their volunteers with the use of products donated by Adobe.
Brisbane Indigenous Media Association Inc (BIMA) is a not-for-profit Aboriginal controlled community organisation that promotes First Nations issues to the wider community as well as providing media related work experience training and employment opportunities.
“There are just not enough resources to meet the ever increasing needs,” explains Mary. “All the resources we have go into trying to meet the needs of these young people and this comes at a cost of the entire infrastructure. Before seeking assistance from Connecting Up we had out-dated computers and software that was so slow, staff actually avoided using them.”
Good Return is a not-for-profit organisation, connecting Australians to the working poor in the Asia Pacific who need small loans to develop or expand a business. This opportunity helps the poor to break the cycle of living in poverty. Good Return delivers the powerful combination of microfinance with education, whilst empowering individuals and creating long term and wide spread benefits.
Nutrition Australia is a not-for-profit, community-based organisation that aims to ‘inspire healthy eating’ for all Australians.