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

2016 Movie Fundraiser

Grab your diary and mark in the afternoon of Saturday October 15 for fun and fundraising for a great cause. Our 2016 Barkuma Movie Fundraiser at the beautiful Capri Theatre in Goodwood will feature the animated film Secret Life of Pets. This family-friendly comedy movie explores what our pets might...

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NDIS: Starting My Plan

This workshop will provide useful information on:

  • How to implement your child's plan

  • How to use the new Participant Portal

The NDIA are running regular workshops for families and carers to help them understand NDIS processes and how to make the most of supports in their child's plan...

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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

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

August 26: Flash back Friday! Here are Michelle and Cheryle working hard at our old Campbelltown factory. Both have been working at Barkuma for almost ...

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