Entries by Naomi Taylor

LIFT program, thanks to Knox Council

We are looking forward to continuing our L.I.F.T. Project next year, thanks to Knox City Council and their Community Development Fund Grant Program. L.I.F.T stands for Learning, Inspiration, Family and Timeout, supporting Foster Carers in their roles and providing ongoing opportunities including education, school holiday activities, family gatherings, carer events, mentoring program, guest speakers & […]

Food donations for local families

If you are looking for a way to help someone this holiday season, here is a quick & easy idea! Grab a “blue bag” and fill it with groceries that we can pass on to a local family. The food doesn’t have to be festive or fancy, but items that can help create simple meals […]

Keyboard wanted

Do you have a keyboard that you no longer use? We are currently working with someone that would love to get back to making music. If you have a keyboard in great condition please let us know. ** UPDATE: We got one!! 🎹 Thanks very much to everyone that shared 🎵🎶🎵🎶

Outreach back at Warburton

We are excited to have returned to the ADRA Redwood Community Centre for outreach appointments! If you are experiencing homelessness, or at risk of homelessness around the Yarra Valley, we are here to offer support and advice. Just give us a ring on 9760 6400 and let us know if you’d prefer to see us at Lilydale, […]

Supporting young people in crisis

“Your help today has meant so much; Anchor really seems to have options for young people in crisis to live a better life, makes me smile!”- A big part of what we do at Anchor is working with young people to make sure they have a safe place to live their best life, so hearing […]

Client Feedback

We love hearing feedback from people we’ve worked with, like this great result: “They (Anchor Housing Support team) helped me to think about what I want for myself, what my goals are and how I can achieve those goals. Without their help I wouldn’t have got to the place I am at now.”. If you’d […]

Kinship Care groups

For children who can’t live with their own immediate family, the preferred option is sometimes to live with someone they know, such as an extended family member. If you are currently caring for a child in an arrangement like this, please contact us to find out about our Kinship Care groups- http://www.anchor.org.au/upcoming-events/

National Children’s Week 2018

The theme of this year’s Children’s Week promotes UNCRC Article 12 insisting that “Children’s views and opinions are respected. They have the right to express those views freely in all matters affecting the child and the right to be heard.” We’d like to remind every child that you have the right to give your opinion, […]

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