Tag Archives: Wimmera Uniting Care

UnitingCare in the media

Charity calls for help before school year begins, Bendigo Advertiser, January 11 2016             School cost’s record hit, Geelong Independent, January 22 2016             Locals come through for struggling families, … Continue reading

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A message from the Wimmera UnitingCare Board of Governance

OVER the past two months the Wimmera UnitingCare (WUC) board of governance has been working through the process of appointing a new Chief Executive Officer. We are now pleased to advise that Wendy Sturgess has accepted the role. Wendy is … Continue reading

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Early intervention the key to success for Indigenous programs

CELEBRATIONS to mark National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee (NAIDOC) week are in full swing with many UnitingCare agencies holding special events to mark the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Wimmera UnitingCare hosted … Continue reading

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Welcome to new CEO

Carolyn Barrie: CEO, UnitingCare Ballarat Carolyn brings over 30 years work experience in health and management within health care sector. Initially Carolyn trained as a nurse and midwife, and then went on to hold senior executive roles over the last … Continue reading

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New Video promotes Aim for Independence Program

Wimmera UnitingCare’s Aiming for Independence camp 2012 is a short story about youth from Horsham, in Western Victoria, and their involvement in the program Aiming for Independence (A4I). The young people came together for a year and then attended a … Continue reading

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Wimmera UnitingCare Sleep-out video

Wimmera Uniting Care undertook a sleep-out to raise awareness for homelessness in Horsham. To learn more see the video below and share it with your networks. Horsham Sleep Out 12 from Uniting Church VIC/TAS on Vimeo.

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