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Unite Celebrates First Birthday

September 2, 2019

This July marked the first birthday of the Family Engagement Program – Unite. This is quite an achievement, with Family Life breaking out in a

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Creating Capable Leaders with Willum Warrain Aboriginal Association

September 2, 2019

As part of an initiative to increase social and economic outcomes, the CCC Hastings team has been delivering the Creating Capable Leader program to indigenous

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Creating Pathways

September 2, 2019

During term 4, 2018 Creating Capable Communities (CCC) Hastings delivered their first Creating Capable Leaders (CCL) program with women from Wallaroo Community Estate in Hastings.

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NAIDOC Week 2019

August 2, 2019

NAIDOC Week celebrations were held across Australia in July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. This event

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A Big Thanks to QV

May 1, 2019

Australian made and owned, QV Skincare, has generously donated 180 units of QV Baby Bath Oil and QV Baby Gentle Wash to Family Life, for

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Family Life Mourns Loss of Beloved Patron

January 24, 2019

Family Life offers its condolences and mourns the loss of beloved Patron, Dr Roger Riordan AM, who passed away on Thursday 2 January 2019, aged 85.

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Corporate Volunteering Event

December 6, 2018

Puma Australia has been working with Family Life to support children in our community and, as a result, help create capable communities.

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We want a better bayside as our legacy

November 7, 2018

Hear from some of Family Life’s supporters Kerry Hegarty and Glen Duddy, Black Rock   “Recently, we were updating our wills and we chose to

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These are difficult times for families

November 7, 2018

“Family Life responds to these difficult times of rising costs and great pressures leading to undue stress on families. I’m very proud to support their work." Graeme Disney OAM

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SHINE at Doveton College

November 1, 2018

The SHINE program at Doveton College has helped strengthen the community by providing connecting services and running programs within the campus.

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From Client to Advocate

November 1, 2018

Emma’s story is one of unrelenting strength and resilience. Together with the support of Family Life, Emma is continuing to advocate for the survivors of domestic violence

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Ezana’s Volunteer Journey

November 1, 2018

Ezana has had a long relationship with Family Life – first as a child, then as a volunteer, now as an employee. Find out more about his journey and how volunteering is as important to volunteers as it is to causes.

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