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Ready, Set, Run! Northcott hosts inclusive community sports gala day in Camden

Northcott 2 mins read

Residents in the Camden community of all ages are invited to take part in an inclusive sports gala day for people with disability on Thursday 12 October at Cunningham park, Gregory Hills.

Gregory Hills, 12 October 2023, 10:30am – 2:30pm. Ready, Set, Run! An inclusive sports gala day for the Camden community is an event created by Northcott and supported by the Camden council.

People with disability of all ages are invited to join in this fun event where sports and athletics will be adapted to suit people of all abilities.

The activities that will take place include Wheelchair Rugby League, a fitness program lead by a personal trainer, soccer, football, fun games and a colour run/ obstacle course.

Northcott will also have a stall where people can offer a gold coin donation for a sausage sizzle, popcorn, fairy floss, slushies, and sweets. Funds raised will go towards our Life Skills concert which features performances from Northcott customers who access our Life Skills service in Campbelltown and Casula.

Over 100 people have registered to attend so far, with additional members of the Camden community welcome to turn up on the day.

“This is such a great opportunity for Northcott to promote inclusion and community participation. It’s super exciting, we can’t wait to have a fun day with everyone!” said Danica Ta’ala, Northcott Regional Admin Assistant and Ready, Set, Run! event organiser.


Key Facts:

- Inclusive sports, atheltics and games for all abilites.

- Community event for those in Camden.

- Hosted by Northcott to encouirage community participation and inclusion.

- Photo, video and interview opportunities for coverage of the event. 


About us:

About Northcott

Northcott is a disability service provider that works with customers to realise their potential. As one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit disability service organisations, we provide services throughout NSW, QLD and the ACT. With more than 90 years of experience in the disability service industry and as a registered NDIS provider, we employ over 2,000 staff and provide empowering, personalised services to over 13,500 people with disability, their families and carers each year.


Contact details:

Media Contact: Jessica Clissold – 0493 316 886

Photos and video footage available on request.

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