Welcome to Barkuma Inc


Barkuma is a member-based, not-for-profit organisation that believes society is enriched through the active inclusion of people of all abilities.

For over 50 years, Barkuma has worked alongside people with disability to find rewarding jobs, learn new skills, explore their talents, and be included in the community. Barkuma provides services to over 700 people, making it one of the largest disability organisations in South Australia.

Services include open and supported employment, transition services, community living support, training, counselling, advocacy and support.

What's Happening

Team Barkuma - City to Bay 2016

The Sunday Mail City-Bay Fun Run is just around the corner! As part of your participation in Adelaide's pre-eminent fitness event on the 18th of September why not join Team Barkuma and support people with disability to live, work and be included in the community?

For the second year...

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We're Fundraising with Entertainment

The Entertainment™ Book, and the Entertainment™ Digital Membership, are your guide to the most popular restaurants, attractions, shopping, travel and more. Not only are you getting access to amazing savings you're also helping us, with 20% of every membership sold going towards to our fundraising.

To order your membership click here

Be social! Tweet & share to let your friends know! #barkuma #Entertainmentbook #EarlyBirdOffer

2016 StreetFleet Charity Golf Challenge a success!

What a fantastic day of fun, fundraising and friendly competition! Overall the day was a huge success, raising just shy of $12,000!

The winners on the day were the “Customtel”, closely followed by “Bowden” in 2nd and “Pat Hosking Psychology” in 3...

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The March Edition of InFocus is Here!

The 2016 March edition of InFocus is here! In this edition we hear about the 2015 State Transition Graduation and catch up with Haese Mathematics about how Barkuma client Josh has become an integral part of their organisation.

You can download the pdf version here or view the stories online here

How you can help

As a not-for-profit, we rely heavily on your generous donations.

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Donations are not the only way you can support people with a disability. Find out more


Barkuma in the media

This year you can see us on Channel 9, GO! and GEM or hear us on NOVA 919 and 5AA, these just some of the ways we are encouraging people to include those with a disability in the community.

Watch Our Tv Ad to learn about Barkuma

June 28: Meet Di, who has been with Barkuma for over 10 years. We recently found her a job at The Coffee Club Harbour Town where she is settling in a...

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