Sunshine Association was recently honoured with the coveted Outstanding Achievement Award by the Hamlet Foundation at their annual gala awards evening.

The Hamlet Foundation awards are presented in association with the Clinix Health Group. These national awards honour people with intellectual disabilities who have accomplished significant achievements, as well as those who go above and beyond the call of duty to help people who are intellectually disabled.


The Outstanding Achievement Award is awarded in recognition of excellent achievements in the development and advancement of intellectually disabled individuals and their quality of life.

Sunshine Association received the award for the unique holistic developmental approach which the association has been following since 1976. In the words of the Hamlet Foundation CEO, Segri Subrumuny: , "The Sunshine Association's loyalty is admirable. Their passion and enthusiasm ensures the holistic approach adopted by the organisation benefits each child and gives their families hope". She described the organisation as dynamic, caring, innovative and compassionate.