News

In 2020, Summer Housing, a sister organisation of the Summer Foundation, supported 56 young people with disability to move into their own specialist disability accommodation (SDA). One of those people was Helen, a 63-year-old woman who had previously been living in residential aged care for over 7 years. Helen was also a panellist at our 2019 Annual Public Forum.

Read More

Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) is well placed to meet a rising demand for impact investment products in Australia, as is outlined in our newly released SDA Explainer for Investors. 

Read More

Our 2020 Annual Public Forum was delivered online due to ongoing COVID-19 related restrictions.

This format enabled much wider participation than in the past, with about 300 people tuning in to celebrate Finding our way home: Navigating the journey to SDA.

Read More

DOWNLOAD / VIEW PDF SIGN UP NOW

It’s a particularly exciting time for me as the Summer Foundation starts the next stage of our journey to ensure people with disability have access to the support they need to control where they live and who they live with.

Our Board has just signed off on the strategy that we expect will see the Summer Foundation achieve its purpose in 5 years. The main change to the strategy that has driven us in the past is the formal addition of “lived experience” as one of our tools.

Read More

QUARTERLY UPDATES

GET OUR QUARTERLY NEWS UPDATES DELIVERED TO YOUR INBOX

SUBSCRIBE VIEW UPDATES

Media Enquiries

Please contact Susan Northway, Communications Team Manager, on
0438 734 419.

Follow our news feed

Archives

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

Facebook: @SummerFoundationLtd
Twitter: @SummerFoundtn
LinkedIn: Summer Foundation Ltd          
Youtube: SummerFoundationLtd
Instagram: summerfoundation