Marriott Community has a vibrant art program, as evidenced by the amazing works currently on display as part of our ‘Stuck on You’ art show. So what makes a great art program co-ordinator? – Recognising each individual’s capability and working with them to build their skills and experience. – Encouraging and inspiring people to explore […]
We were wowed by the array of art work, colour and skill at the launch of the Stuck on You Art Show last night with over 70 people including artists and their families and friends, McKinnon Road shop owners and local residents. The Chairperson of Marriott Support Services , Virginia Rogers spoke and here […]
The Board is very pleased to announce that Janine Simpkin has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Marriott Support Services, with effect from 1 July 2018. Janine’s appointment follows an extensive recruitment campaign in the open market, and we all extend our warmest congratulations to her. We are confident that, under her leadership, Marriott […]
We are excited to launch the Stuck on You Art project. There is a hive of artistic energy among local artists as they prepare for the ‘Stuck on You’ art project. Join us for the Launch of the Stuck on You next Wednesday 6th June, 6pm at Marriott Community Hub, 100 Wheatley Road, McKinnon. Stuck […]
We hope we never need to ring an ambulance for you or your loved one while you are on one of our sites. We know it can be frightening to be unwell and to need an ambulance. Being surrounded by strangers, even strangers that are kind and trying to help, like ambulance officers, can be […]
Managing challenging behaviours – the positive approach we follow at Marriott Support Services (MSS).
Sam, one of our Disability Educators shares insights into Marriott’s positive approach to supporting people with challenging behaviours. What is challenging behaviour and why is it important to better manage? Challenging behaviours can include being aggressive and disrespectful towards other people, being disruptive and may include harming others or self. The nature of challenging behaviour […]