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Accessing the hidden job market

Wed 20, Jul 2016
Only a small percentage of jobs are formally advertised. So how do you access the many that are not? more...

IGA and Ostara Australia help Athena overcome physical and mental hurdles to land a job

Fri 03, Jun 2016
Athena Kyle had a number of challenges in her life, including a car accident, a degenerative condition, a mental illness and children relying on her despite financial stress. more...

Support helps Stephen realise lifelong dream

Tue 28, Apr 2015
Stephen was born with some intellectual disability and experiences difficulty with mobility due to damage to his nervous system. However, at nearly 40 years of age, he is celebrating a major milestone - twelve months with Woolworths, Innisfail. more...

Support and guidance helps single mum shine

Wed 11, Mar 2015
On Wednesday 25 February, Rebecca Matheson was surprised to learn that she had won The Gordon’s Lifelong Learning Award, which is presented to a student who has demonstrated a willingness to include learning as part of their lifelong goals... more...

Tom Baxter - Pro Bono 'Changemaker of the Week'

Mon 17, Nov 2014
Ostara CEO, Tom Baxter, features as the pro Bono's 'Changemaker of the Week' and discusses how he was drawn to the not-for-proift sector. more...

How difficult is it to get a job when you have a mental illness?

Mon 06, Oct 2014
Brisbane's ABC Radio 612 asked Tom Baxter, CEO of Ostara Australia, this question during Mental Health Week 2014. more...

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