A spe­cial de­liv­ery

Southern Gazette (South Perth) - - NEWS -

A SPE­CIAL de­liv­ery has been made to Senses Aus­tralia’s group home in St James.

Ikea Perth do­nated house­hold items to the not-for-profit or­gan­i­sa­tion on July 12, which will help make a real dif­fer­ence to the lives of peo­ple with dis­abil­ity, en­abling Senses Aus­tralia to update the liv­ing spa­ces for clients and vis­i­tors to en­joy.

Senses Aus­tralia chief ex­ec­u­tive Deb­bie Karasin­ski said the or­gan­i­sa­tion ap­pre­ci­ated Ikea Perth’s sup­port.

“Senses Aus­tralia would like to thank Ikea Perth for choos­ing to sup­port our group homes through their Small Ac­tions Add Up com­mu­nity pro­gram,” she said.

“As part of the pro­gram, Ikea Perth kindly do­nated $1314.80, which will be used to update worn-out house­hold items in our group homes. Ikea Perth are also kindly do­nat­ing items for our clients’ use, in­clud­ing kitchen and bath­room items, fur­ni­ture, lights and ar­ti­fi­cial plants.

Senses Aus­tralia has pro­vided dis­abil­ity ser­vices to the WA com­mu­nity for more than 120 years and sup­ports more than 650 chil­dren and adults of all ages with a wide range of dis­abil­i­ties.

Picture: Jon Hew­son

Senses staff Yien Ha and Na­dine Hen­der­son, Ikea staff Agatha Fon­seca and Ann Lind­blad with Senses clients Sharon, Peter, Tracey, Albert and Louise. d471522

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