Local disability support business Helping Hand Is Here was announced as a finalist at Thursday’s Casey Cardinia Business Awards 2014 Finalist function.
Recognised for their disability service workshops and training, individual disability consultancy, online product and service disability directory and portable medical notebook organiser, competition judges agreed that Helping Hand Is Here deserved celebration.
Founder Michelle Jankovic expressed the feeling of joy when “handing clients referrals to much needed disability support.” Well-known for referring people with disability, their carers and families, disability organisations and workforce to disability support services, Helping Hand Is Here is passionate about connecting our disability community together.
Michelle Jankovic: “The foundation of Helping Hand Is Here, is my faith and direction from Jesus. From His vision and my lived experience as a Carer, together walking side by side, Helping Hand Is Here was birthed to support with passion our disability community.” The Word is the lamp for my feet, a light on my path. (Psalm 119: 105)
Michelle Jankovic: “I’m extremely proud to say that Helping Hand Is Here has just developed and launched its Portable Medical Notebook Organiser. A portable storage device for individuals for birth to adult, storing medical documents to be instantly at hand at any appointment.” Found at: www.helpinghandishere.com.au/portable-medical-notebook-organiser/
Deputy Mayor of City of Casey Amanda Stapledon: “I would like to congratulate Michelle Jankovic on a brilliant and innovative service that benefits so many people with disability and their carers in Casey and beyond. I wish Michelle well into the future and so pleased she has been recognised”.
Michelle Jankovic: “Thank you Casey Cardinia Business Awards and proud sponsor Safe Super Homes for recognising Helping Hand Is Here initiatives celebrating the hard work undertaken by our local business across the Casey Cardinia Region and beyond.
The Winners of the Casey Cardinia Business Awards 2014 will be announced at a Gala dinner on Thursday 9 October 2014. For more information about Helping Hand Is Here, visit www.helpinghandishere.com.au or phone (03) 9017 4649.
Deputy Mayor Cr Amanda Stapledon with finalist Michelle Jankovic
Peter Jankovic with his wife, Michelle Jankovic
Celebrations all round for the finalists of the Casey Cardinia 2014 Business Awards