First established in 1967 as a crippled childrens association, today Glen Industries is a Not-For-Profit Charitable organisation located in Glen Innes, a rural community situated in the Northern Tablelands region of New South Wales. We are an Australian Disability Enterprise providing supported employment, skill development and training opportunities for
people with a disability. Our focus is to improve the quality of life, social inclusion, self esteem, valued status and opportunities for people with disabilities within our community. We provide suppported employment for 32 people with a disability and a
further 14 support staff across four business streams; 1) Industries, providing ironing, document shredding, packaging and business support services; 2) Horticulture, providing lawns and grounds maintenance, gardening, propagation, tree planting, car washing, firewood collection and delivery services; 3) Recycling, providing collection and processing services for commercial and curbside recycling within the Glen Severn Shire Council; 4) Woodwork, providing custom timber furniture, garden and household products, survey pegs, garden stakes and kindling.
We continually explore opportunities, relationships and project initiatives in keeping with our core values, that add benefit to the community, opportunity for social inclusion and personal development for marginal, vulnerable or disadvantaged groups and individuals to be valued citizens within our community.