How many people does IMPACT help each year? EACH year IMPACT Community Services touches the lives of thousands of people across the Bundaberg region. Here are just some of the numbers which illustrate how connected into the community we are: POSITIVE START PARENTING IMPACT’s Positive Start Parenting team specialises in providing families with the support they need to build strong foundations and plan for the future. We provide activities such as parent education, group social outings, peer-led exercises, cooking groups and access to community events to develop essential skills to provide the best home and family life possible. In the 2018/19 financial year we helped 464 parents, while 441 children attended 83 group session, and 89 families successfully exited the program having achieved their goals. A HEALTHIER YOU IMPACT'S Community Health Services at Agnes Water delivered a massive 4747 occasions of service during the 2018/19 financial year. NDIS IMPACT is helping our NDIS clients live life to the fullest. Clients have learnt new fishing skills not only catching them but learning about the different types of fish in our local rivers. Clients have also been living out their imagination creating anime characters and stories and bringing their ideas to life creating drawings and books. And let’s not forget Rob’s shed where clients learn to build garden furniture and massive back garden games which the team then donate to local playgroups and charities. In 2018/19, we had 90 NDIS clients, 6746 occasions of service, and 22,662 hours of support.