Asteria provides tailored disability support and commercial services to the people of central Victoria. Based in Maryborough and Bendigo, ASTERIA is a registered National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) provider with all the tools to help you live your own life.
Chief Executive Officer - Annie Constable Executive Assistant to CEO - Kelly Sinclair Executive Group Manager - Gail Mennie Manager Business Services - Linda Gerring Manager Community Options Living - Nicole Humphrey Manager Finance – Sharon Pike Manager Information Communications Technology (ICT) - Peter Mclean Manager Out of Home Care - Brenton Pattison Manager Quality Risk & Strategic Innovation - Marita Turner Their vision - what success looks like To be a nationally respected leading provider, which strengthens communities by enabling people to have choices.Their mission - what they deliver Through innovative programs and services tailored to individual needs, they remove barriers and maximise opportunities.
Their values - how they deliver they embrace collaboration they champion their changing environment they value diversity they build on people's strengths they deliver on their promises they focus on outcomes they recognise the need to be commercially focussed and capitalise on opportunities they adapt readily to the changing needs of their customers they respect each other they are always compassionate Their values - how they deliver On 23rd February 1972 the then Mental Health Authority issued a Certificate of Registration of a Day Training Centre in Maryborough.However, prior to 1972, a group of concerned and like minded parents had been meeting to raise public awareness of the lack of facilities for their children with an intellectual disability. This facility was used by the Maryborough Specialist School up until the end of 2005 and is now utilised by ASTERIA Individual and Group Support.
The 1970s and early 1980s were periods of growth and development in recognising and enhancing support for people with disability.