Get involved in National Tree Day and join in on the fun of getting back to nature and help conserve our wonderful environment http://treeday.planetark.org/
One of the many sites hosting a planting day is Watergardens Town Centre.
In the lead up to National Tree Day, Watergardens Town Centre is holding a tree planting day on Sunday 23rd July, 2017 giving the community an opportunity to take part in a conservation project with their family and friends.
&ldquoFive indigenous tree species have been selected for planting. These trees have been chosen because they should manage the specific climatic and soil conditions encountered at Watergardens and because they will contribute to maintaining a biodiversity that supports local birds and animals.&rdquo
Date:  Sunday, 23rd July 2017
Time:  9:30am to 1:00pm
Organisation:  Watergardens Town Centre
Site Address:  399 Melton Highway, Taylors Lakes Vic 3038
Nearest Cross Street:  King's Road
Directions:  Entry 4 - Off Kings Road
For more information and to register your interest as a volunteer at the planting day hosted by Watergardens Town Centre click on the link below:
Watergardens Town Centre is just one of the sites that would love to have you and your family/friends attend their planting day.
To find a planting site that is close to you or in an area where you would love to visit, go to the National Tree Day website (http://treeday.planetark.org/) and click on the blue icon &ldquoFind an event&rdquo.  Be sure to check the dates as planting days can be during the lead up time to National Tree Day 30th July, 2017.
SIDS and stillbirth affect 3,200 Australian families every year you would agree it is a shocking statistic.  Red Nose aims to have "a future where no child dies suddenly and unexpectedly during pregnancy, infancy or in childhood".
Red Nose invests in research relating to SIDS and stillbirth, provide new parents with educational kits and hold counselling sessions for those who have been affected by such a sad and unexpected situation.
If you would like further information about Red Nose Day or to find out how to help make a difference visit website:  https://rednoseday.com.au/
Seasonal planting of herbs and vegetables suited to grow in Melbourne
World Environment Day will be held on 5th June.  Each year a theme is organised to focus on important environmental concerns.  For 2017 the theme is "Connecting People to Nature".  This theme urges people to get out and into nature, to appreciate our beautiful world, think of how we depend on our enviornment and how we form such an intengral part of it.
World Environment Day offers us a special day to think of some fun and exciting ways to experience our great outdoors and to treasure just how lucky we truly are.
By remembering every day as World Enviornment Day it will make a difference in protecting and improving our world in which we live.
Click here for more information about World Environment Day  http://www.un.org/en/events/environmentday/
Check out the photo below and see if you are able to see something quite amazing....just an example of something you might find when out connecting with nature.
Seasonal planting of vegetables and herbs suited to grow in Melbourne.
TEAM Trainees visited Lilydale Instant Turf to learn about turf establishment and maintenance from the experts.  Everybody enjoyed the day and even went home with a show bag.  A huge thanks to Steve Cole at Lilydale Instant Turf for all of his time and hospitality.
Click on link below to view turf harvesting demonstration
On 29th August, 2016, CEO Anne-Marie announced the new name Training Employment Accommodation Mentoring Inc. (TEAM Inc.) for our 25 year old organisation which is dedicated to assisting people with disability.
Anne Marie mentioned that our new name more accurately encapsulates the way we currently endeavour to assist people with disability. To coincide with the announcement of our new name we have new graphics displayed on our bus.
As well as ensuring our organisation prepares to meet the opportunities presented by the NDIS, we would like to let old friends, as well as new, know what services TEAM Inc. provide.