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60 seconds with Christine Williams

Name: Christine Williams Agency: Connections UnitingCare Role: Communications Officer Time working with UnitingCare: 20 months Favourite TV program: Home and Away, however of all time is – How I Met Your Mother Favourite movie: Inside Out and Shutter Island off … Continue reading

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Making dreams come true – Brooke’s story

CONNECTIONS UnitingCare is committed to its South Eastern Chances scholarship program and providing people like Brooke with more than just an opportunity to succeed. From a young age Brooke displayed a natural talent for dancing. Her parents worked tirelessly to … Continue reading

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Connections UnitingCare leads the way to social impact

CONNECTIONS UnitingCare has been awarded ‘Best Newcomer to Social Impact Measurement’ by Social Impact Measurement Network Australia (SIMNA). SIMNA Awards 2016 chose Connections for their work in the development of the Connections Outcomes Framework (COF). The Best Newcomer category recognises … Continue reading

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Newpin offers women a sense of belonging and a positive pathway

by Chip Henriss Working in the community sector UnitingCare staff are often at the sharp end of social dysfunction, mental illness and disadvantage that plague sections of our community. As many of us know the symptoms and effects of disadvantage … Continue reading

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An up-close connection

On Thursday 21 August, Connections UnitingCare hosted the third “Tour of Connections”, giving 27 key supporters a behind-the-scenes tour of a number of services. Acting Manager Community Relations Kirrilee Torney said participants were taken to Connections UnitingCare Dandenong, Narre Warren … Continue reading

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Connections UnitingCare Conference

Are you working in the social services, welfare, education, early childhood, health and community development sectors? Interested in finding out more about the latest innovative work that is leading the way in improving the lives of children and families? Connections … Continue reading

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Online version of the WJ Craig lecture

    Connections UnitingCare has made available an online e-reader version of the 2012 Annual WJ Craig Lecture and Presentation of Anti-Poverty Awards publication. The lecture was delivered by Karen Flanagan AM from Save the Children Australia on Friday 19 … Continue reading

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