IIT led a consortium of partners to form a sports equipment exchange scheme that collects donated good quality, preloved sports equipment and redistributes it to Tasmanian youth – mostly in disadvantaged communities and to people with a disability so they can access sports opportunities. Image above is of 8 year old Lily who is blind … Read more
Exciting News! We’re thrilled to announce that both IIT and Blind Cricket Tasmania have been named as semi-finalists for the prestigious Tasmanian Community Achievement Awards!
Listen to a recent interview with Blind Cricket Tasmania (BCT) – conducted by Tony Freeman on behalf of Print Radio Tasmania (PRT).
The 2023 Tasmanian Creative Industries ‘Diemen Awards’ was held recently, with IIT Director Katy Cooper presenting Jessica Stennings with her Emerging Talent ‘Inclusive Work’ Award for a person living with a disability.
The first IIT B&LV Multi-sport Come & Try Day on the Eastern Shore was a great success. Big thanks go to Clarence City Council for their fantastic support, and Blind Sports Australia for the audio balls and equipment.
Congratulations to the Blind Cricket Tas group, the Tas Tigers players, and of course the dual TAS/ACT team that competed for the first time at the 2023 National Inclusion Cricket Championships.
As a part of Bulk Nutrients Community Support Initiative, IIT recently received a generous $1,000 donation to Blind Cricket Tasmania.
The P4P platform gives IIT a dedicated website page to sell raffle tickets to anyone we invite directly who wants to support our activities. And once we reach $1,000 in ticket sales (100 tickets) we’re listed on the Play For Purpose website homepage, where anyone visiting the site from Australia can also buy tickets to support us.
Blind Cricket Tas GoFundMe page launched! Help us to sustain and grow the initiative.
We are thrilled to share the launch of this compelling shiny new Program – Psychological Safety @ Work – developed by LeaderLab and in partnership with IIT to create more inclusive workplace cultures and help avoid the pitfalls of workplace health and safety non-compliance.