PRICE LIST for Astra’s beautiful new catalogue

Price List – 2012 Click on this link to view the prices.  To view the catalogue, click on “Download Astra Catalogue” on the left hand side of Astra’s home page

Carolyn’s story

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Watch this video about Carolyn, a worker at Astra Centre  

Astra Centre – the place, the people


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Sylvia Schumacher retires

Sylvia Schumacher

Sylvia Schumacher, although small in stature, has a big voice and an even bigger laugh! During her 49 years at the Centre, she displayed a wonderful work ethic, was always enthusiastic and took enormous pride in her work.  She was also extremely fussy about her paintbrushes and took extra special care of them.  She was […]

About Astra

Our objectives are to ensure that people with special needs have a right to meaningful work as equal citizens in the labour force, to develop their self-esteem and self-confidence thereby allowing them to strive towards social and economic independence.  We aim to assist and support Jewish people with special needs in finding meaningful work in […]