Shayne, celebrating his two months employment as a Traffic Controller at Contraflow. At 46 years old, Shayne had experience in real estate, plumbing and sheet metal work but he struggled for years finding a job matching his qualifications and ended up losing his motivation. During our program, Shayne was really engaged, reliable and participative. He […]


At 58 years old and after being unemployed for 6 years, Jeff came to us and joined our TAKE THE STEP disability employment program through MatchWorks. Since Jeff’s redundancy, he has found it really hard for him to find a new job, due to his recent health conditions, lack of qualifications and large gap since […]

Caleb_Steel Fixing

Caleb came to us from one of our job provider partners and started our Steel Fixing TAKE THE STEP pre-employment program in August. Caleb brought laughter and great leadership to the group contributing to the sense of community we like to foster.Along with the others, Caleb is in his 3rd week of work with WA […]


Derek (the smiling one in the middle) suffered from low self-confidence for years due to struggles with literacy and numeracy. After completing our TAKE THE STEP program, Derek started working at Contraflow as a Traffic controller.Our Indigenous mentor, Bianca, guided Derek through his pre-employment program. With a little bit of assistance, he successfully went through […]