Nick_CommBank

Thanks CommBank!

When our kinship care team met 15 year old “Nick” he told us about ongoing pain and discomfort in his back and neck. His carers were unable to fund the chiropractic treatment that would help him live an active life, causing stress to the entire family. With thanks to funding from the 2018 Commonwealth Bank […]

Jessica

“I’m trying”- Jessica’s story

One of our former clients has shared her story to encourage others to pause and think about those experiencing homelessness: “… Many times I had been ripped (off), or my money was stolen, or I was punched and everything was taken, even my blanket. So many times I literally had nothing in the world. There […]

Youth

New Youth Accommodation in Upper Yarra

We’re so excited about our latest Youth Accommodation program! Based in Upper Yarra, this place-based pilot will work with young people to connect them to local education and employment options. We’ll be linking other groups including Box Hill Institute Lilydale Lakeside, Belgravia Leisure and Cire Services Incorporated to help our tenants gain all of the […]

InflatableWorld

Kinship Carer day out

Another fun day at “the office” for some of our staff! Today was the Kinship carers turn, this time attending Inflatable World Ringwood. School holiday activities can be pricey, so we love to help our families by hosting events like this. Thanks to Yarra Ranges Council’s community grant for making this possible. If you know […]