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Saying thanks to our volunteers

UNITINGCARE Victoria and Tasmania agencies marked National Volunteer Week earlier this month by thanking volunteers for their dedication in delivering services throughout local communities. The week ran from May 9-15 with the theme Give Happy, Live Happy to celebrate and … Continue reading

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Lin Hatfield Dodds says goodbye

UNITINGCARE Australia’s National Director Lin Hatfield Dodds who has headed up the organisation since 2002 has decided to move on. Lin has been appointed to the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet as the Deputy Secretary, Social Policy. During her … 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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Thousands handed over for Pancake Day

MONEY raised for UnitingCare’s Pancake Day are beginning to trickle in with over $47,000 already pledged for people living in crisis. Financial services AMP were just one of many local businesses that held a Pancake Day event in February in … Continue reading

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Garden project a blooming good idea

UNITINGCARE Tasmania and the Brighton Council, in the state’s south, have joined forces to educate struggling families on the nutritional benefits of fresh food as well as help them develop the skills to grow their own produce. The innovative partnership … Continue reading

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Wesley Mission Victoria asks you to be amazing for a child in foster care

VICTORIA has an urgent need for foster carers and Wesley Mission Victoria encourages people to invite a vulnerable young person into your home. As a local foster care agency, Wesley provides around-the-clock support and training to carers in the southern … Continue reading

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UnitingCare in the media

Ice addict’s mum shares drug’s harrowing toll in private diary excerpts, Berwick Leader, February 8 2016               Play dough, Wyndham Leader, February 23 2016             Addicts open up about … Continue reading

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Express yourself with art

CALLING all budding artists. If you have a creative flair and are interested in exhibiting your art become part of the Exclusion and Embrace – Disability, justice and spirituality conference in August. Artists are encouraged to present visual artworks that … Continue reading

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