Regis Marleston was the winner of Barkuma Employer Choice Award 2017. The employer award recognises the leading South Australian employers for their commitment to employ people with disabilities and the Governor of South Australia was their to present the awards.

His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le hosted the award ceremony presenting 21 awards to businesses that have demonstrated exceptional support and commitment.

Regis Marleston has been supporting Barkuma for over 10 years and currently have 5 active Barkuma supported staff members and 2 staff that are now independent workers.

Regis Marleston employees are committed to providing an inclusive and supportive working environment for all people. Facility Manager Michelle Schupelius says, “Having staff from Barkuma has increased staff morale with people noticing that they are calmer and happier when they are around.”