The Talkback Lounge have been traveling again – this time to Youngtown to chat with Donna Bain – General Manager at Self Help Workplace. Self Help Workplace is an Australian Disability Enterprise which provides employment for people with a disability, currently employing more than 50 people!
Self Help Workplace sells used clothing with some big differences, which includes that all clothes on sale have been inspected, washed and ironed! You can even come into the shop for an after hours buying experience – which is called ”Encore Evenings” – and for $6 per person this includes a glass of bubbly wine, some nibbles and access to exclusive clothes! Groups of between 6 to 20 people are most welcome!
Self Help Workplace have a huge range of services including a manufacturing of garden stakes, palettes, survey pegs, crates and bins! Self Help Workplace has a mail centre that helps with business needs. If you have an print finishing, mailing or assembly task that you think might be suitable, then Self Help Workplace can assist! Another part of the business is Plenty Catering and Hire that encompasses on site meeting room hire and corporate catering service available for external meetings and those held in there facilities. The staff cook and personally deliver food to clients with a wonderful personal touch!
If you are interested in any of these services or would like to volunteer your time to Encore Clothing, phone, address and web details include: Phone: (03) 6344 7133, 414 Hobart Road, Youngtown TAS, 7249. Self Help Workplace