Yumaro Incorporated is a leading provider of employment, training & lifestyle services for people with a disability in the Eurobodalla & Shoalhaven regions.
‘Yumaro Incorporated recognizes and values the abilities of all people. We are committed to upholding the rights of people with disabilities to self-determination. We seek equality of access to all parts of society for people with disabilities.’
Established in 1984, the organisation has been a pioneer in the development of employment services to people with disabilities - with services being provided from 2 different sites spread strategically throughout the South Coast. With over 100 service recipients, and many opportunities for progression in their personal and working lives, Yumaro Industries is a proud contributor to the local community and the disability sector.
Yumaro’s current charitable business ventures providing employment and training to people with a disability include the following...
*Learning and Lifestyle Centre (Moruya)
*Home and Community Care Support (NDIS)
*Wholesale and retail nursery (Ulladulla)
*Cleaning Cloth manufacture (Moruya)
*Sewing and textile services (Moruya)
*Cardboard recycling (Ulladulla and Moruya)
*Printing and Design
*Survey Peg Woodshop (Moruya)
*Secure Document Destruction (Moruya and Ulladulla)
*Firewood kindling packaging and sales (Moruya)
*Manufacturing assembly services
*Lawn Maintenance (Moruya and Ulladulla)
Our New Projects:
As we grow toward the fulfillment of our vision, Yumaro has also either recently commenced or is developing the following new exciting initiatives to further improve the lives of people with a disability in our community:
*Community market garden
*Disability arts space (Y Arts Space)
*Supported accommodation (Moruya)
*Person centered planning for each employee
*Individual employment planning which takes into account the employee’s personal goals and needs. The changing nature of personal goals is recognised and reassessment is done annually or as required.
*Transport to work for employees throughout the shire
*Advocacy services for employees
*Living skills development
*Social BBQs and parties
*Coordination and support for Special Olympics participants