Wangarang Industries is a not-for-profit Australian Disability Enterprise (ADE), based in Orange, established to provide a range of jobs and training for people with a variety of disabilities throughout the Central West region of NSW.
Wangarang is essentially a commercial business that provides real work in a supported environment for more than 125 people with a disability, many of whom would otherwise be unable to work. Our supported employees undertake a diverse range of jobs from straightforward to quite complex in a range of work settings from factory based to mobile work crews.
Wangarang offers a range of business and domestic services throughout Orange and the Central West, including:
- Gardening and lawn maintenance,
- textile production and repair,
- component assembly,
- document scanning,
- sewing and alterations,
- commercial cleaning,
- mailing and packaging.
Wangarang provide services to a large and diverse customer base ranging from individuals and small sole proprietor businesses through to large multinational corporations. In addition, Wangarang also provides Life Choices and Active Ageing day programs. These programs aim to develop and maintain the participants’ ability to take part in community life, enhance independence, and provide ongoing learning, development and social interaction.
Wangarang also provides Life Skills and Recreation, and Social Support programs. These programs aim to develop and maintain the participants’ ability to take part in community life and meaningful activities, enhance independence, provide opportunities for ongoing learning and development as well as developing and sustaining social interactions.