News & Events

News

Travellers Aid’s 106th Annual General Meeting

Travellers Aid’s 106th Annual General Meeting

WhenThursday, 20th October 2022 Time1.00 pm – 1.30 pm Wherevia Zoom* RSVP13th October 2022 Phone(03) 9654 2600 Emailanne-marie.doyle@travellersaid.org.au *Note: the AGM will be held via ZOOM. Please email our AGM event organiser, Anne-Marie...

read more
Travellers Voice – Spring Newsletter 2022

Travellers Voice – Spring Newsletter 2022

A very warm welcome to this Spring edition of Travellers Voice.An update from Elias, Traveller Aid CEO After what felt like a long winter we are truly ready to encourage people to come out of hibernation and connect, engage and participate. This is the main aim of a...

read more
We’ve joined The Sunflower

We’ve joined The Sunflower

We've joined The Sunflower. We know that all people don't look the same, and neither does disability. Travellers Aid is proud to offer services to all people who need them. We believe access and inclusion must work together to empower people to fully participate in...

read more
Partners for Change

Partners for Change

Throughout May and June Travellers Aid participated in the Victorian Government’s Partners for Change Program. The main aim of the project was health engagement and a way for Department of Health to connect with hard-to-reach communities, including people experiencing...

read more
Welcome Anja

Welcome Anja

Travellers Aid is delighted to have Anja on board as our new Workforce Development Coordinator. We had a little chat to discuss how she's settling in to the role as well as some new opportunities coming up for volunteers. What made you want to work with Travellers...

read more
Social Traders Game Changer Awards 2022

Social Traders Game Changer Awards 2022

Social Procurement for the win. City of Melbourne was recently named a finalist in the Social Traders National Game Changer Awards 2022 (VIC/TAS region). “We look forward to continuing our work with Travellers Aid...Maybe next year we can take the win!”    We would...

read more
What we’ve been up to

What we’ve been up to

It’s been a chilly few months, but the arrival of our new Travellers Aid beanies and jumpers were well timed and we have enjoyed being out and about, providing mobility assistance at major trams disruptions and events.  Together with our partners Yarra Trams and the...

read more
New Central Melbourne Mobility Map Trial

New Central Melbourne Mobility Map Trial

The Department of Transport (DoT) invites people who use a mobility device to participate in the central Melbourne mobility map trial.   In partnership with mapping and navigation company Briometrix and wheelchair pilots, DoT has developed a new interactive...

read more
Try Before You Ride

Try Before You Ride

Try Before You Ride is an event aimed at building confidence when using public transport. We are looking forward to participating in the upcoming sessions and hope you can join us.  Build your confidence to travel on public transport at this free event.  Speak with...

read more
Travellers Voice – Winter Newsletter 2022

Travellers Voice – Winter Newsletter 2022

Welcome Back Victoria! An update from Elias, Traveller Aid CEO We are proud to say that Travellers Aid - and Victoria - has well and truly bounced back from the closures and lockdowns over the last two years. Melbourne’s reopening has provided the city with a fresh...

read more