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Content Item - Wright of Passage - Changing Lives!

03 May 2018

A fully funded youth opportunity for those seeking an alternate pathway to their future.

Topics: youth program,  volunteer,  disabilities,  dyslexia,  mental health,  volunteer youth,  autism,  learing


Content Item - Teens, are you up for the challenge?

19 January 2018

Youth 16 years and over are you brave & have a sense of adventure?

Topics: volunteer youth,  wooden boat show,  boat building,  sailing,  career,  job,  employment,  teens,  youth program,  tasmania tourism


Content Item - Exciting Youth Opportunity

17 January 2018

SWD are excited to offer this fully funded youth opportunity for those seeking an alternate pathway to their future.

Topics: youth program,  sailing,  apprenticeship,  trade,  teenager,  teens,  disengaged


Content Item - Wright of Passage

Do you want to take the first step to a trade, a job and an adventure?

Hurry Register Now!

Topics: youth program,  tradie,  trade,  apprenticeship,  apprentice,  boat building,  ship wright,  disengaged,  sailing australia,  sailing,  opportunity,  juvenile justice


Content Item - Skipper of Hope

Sailors with disABILTITIES Creator of Optimism

Topics: sailing,  youth program,  disabled sailing,  sports australia,  donate,  charity,  not for profit


Content Item - Northern Campaign 2017 Orara High School

Orara High School's Winds of Joy 

Nervous energy abound before the students of 
Orara High School participated in the

Winds of Joy Program during the
2017 Northern Campaign.
Before finally proclaiming
'We LOVED it!'
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Topics: disabled sailing,  sailing,  youth program,  volunteer,  not for profit,  charity


Content Item - Do SWD's Programs Really Make a Difference?

When SWD caught up with students from Lake Illawarra High School's Winds of Change program, six months after it finished, we learned that it is making a significant difference in the lives of students from that cohort. 

This is most likely because Winds of Change creates a safe space for engagement and teamwork. Skye's story helps answer the question, Do SWD's Programs Really Make a Difference?

Topics: disadvantage,  disengaged,  youth program,  sailing


Content Item - Volunteer Profile: Jay Okamoto

The second in a series of interviews with Sailors with disABILITIES volunteers. In this interview you will meet Jay, a crew and on-water program volunteer with SWD. Click here if you're interested in volunteering with SWD.

Topics: volunteer,  volunteering,  female volunteer,  sailing,  volunteer in sydney,  australia,  youth program,  volunteer youth


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