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Temporary Transformation Payment (TTP)
By info@compassinc.org.au  /  7 September 2020

Temporary Transformation Payment (TTP)

Temporary Transformation Payment (TTP) The Compass Institute (Compass) is a registered NDIS Provider and as a provider of community and centre-based activities we are eligible to apply Temporary Transformation Payment...
Sunshine Coast Lightning Volunteering at Compass Farm
By info@compassinc.org.au  /  22 July 2019

Sunshine Coast Lightning Volunteering at Compass Farm

Compass Farm welcomed our valued Charity Partners, the Sunshine Coast Lightning during their recent mid-season break. Players and staff got their hands dirty creating their very own Sunshine Coast Lightning...
New partnership with the Big Pineapple
By  /  21 June 2019

New partnership with the Big Pineapple

A new partnership with Compass and the Big Pineapple, announced today, will see people with disability supporting new commercial ventures at the Big Pineapple. Compass is an award-winning, Sunshine Coast...
Jordan Overs brings home Silver and Bronze from the World Games in Dubai!
By info@compassinc.org.au  /  29 March 2019

Jordan Overs brings home Silver and Bronze from the World Games in Dubai!

Jordan Overs from Compass Connections Cafe represented Australia at the World Games in Dubai. Listen to Jordan's interview with Mark and Caroline at 92.7 MIX FM share his journey of...
The Sunshine Coasts Biggest Christmas Surprise
By  /  23 December 2018

The Sunshine Coasts Biggest Christmas Surprise

An invitation from Hot 91 to the movies turned into the most amazing surprise imaginable. Families from Compass arrived to meet Santa and let him know their Christmas wish. We...
Compass wishes you a happy Christmas!
By  /  20 December 2018

Compass wishes you a happy Christmas!

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Generous Support from Sunshine Coast Council
By  /  17 December 2018

Generous Support from Sunshine Coast Council

An early Christmas present from our local council arrived this month in form of a grant for $10,000 to enable Compass to install a Wheelchair Lift into our brand-new bus...
Compass Institute 2019 Charity Partner for Sunshine Coast Lightning
By  /  13 December 2018

Compass Institute 2019 Charity Partner for Sunshine Coast Lightning

Lightning struck at the Compass Farm this week! Staff and trainees are so excited that The Compass Institute will be the Sunshine Coast Lightning Charity Partner for 2019. We look forward to...
Compass Community Achievement Award 2018 Finalist
By  /  5 December 2018

Compass Community Achievement Award 2018 Finalist

This year, Compass was nominated in the Community Achievement Awards for the DSS Law Community Group of the Year Award.  Compass was among the four finalist for this award.
Compass Awards Night A Hit
By  /  5 December 2018

Compass Awards Night A Hit

On November 24th, Compass held it's annual Awards Night.  The night focuses on celebrating the achievements of the Staff and Trainees throughout the year.  Here are some photos from the...
Farm learns beach safety
By  /  5 October 2018

Farm learns beach safety

Recently a group of Compass trainees spent the day at Mooloolaba beach learning about beach safety. The trainees enjoyed the experience and definitely learned a lot that will help them...
Palmwoods Town Centre Grand Opening
By  /  30 July 2018

Palmwoods Town Centre Grand Opening

Compass was proud to play a small role in the opening of the new Palmwoods Piccabeen Green. A great example of collaboration between local Government and Community. Congratulations to Cr...
Sarah in April 2018 Profile Magazine
By  /  27 July 2018

Sarah in April 2018 Profile Magazine

In May, Compass Trainee Sarah Fitzpatrick graced the cover of Profile Magazine. To read the article on Sarah, follow this link Profile Magazine - Sarah Fitzpatrick
Sunny Club beneficiary dinner for Compass
By  /  25 March 2018

Sunny Club beneficiary dinner for Compass

Compass was proud to be a sponsor on Friday the 23 March at the Sunny Coast Club Dinner at the Maroochy RSL. The large crowd were entertained by Matt Wright...
Cricks Sunshine Coast continues their amazing support for Compass!
By  /  26 February 2018

Cricks Sunshine Coast continues their amazing support for Compass!

This morning I had breakfast with one of the most charitable and generous people on the Sunshine Coast - Matthew Murray. As so often happens, Matt kicked off by pushing...