Our partnership with the Endeavour Foundation’s Dalby Respite Services provides flexible respite for Western Downs people with an intellectual disability, including short-term, day-long and centre-based services.

The impact

Since 2012, the partnership has delivered:

  • 21 weeks of School Holiday respite for Western Downs families
  • six training and employment programs
  • two scholarships targeting Surat and Bowen basin communities

The programs

School Holidays Activity Program (SHAP)

SHAP is a school holiday respite service for Western Downs families and children living with a disability. Our partnership provides care and support for up to 10 children over a five-day period in school holiday breaks.

Employment and Training Scholarships

The Arrow Energy scholarships support two individuals living with a disability to access study and employment opportunities within their home communities.