Youth

Finger-painting and a fire truck in the park

 

· Monday, October 8, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

REDFERN: It was a sunny day in Redfern Park on Tuesday September 18, with the sound of kids playing and scenes that would leave anyone with a smile from ear to ear. Playgroups in the Park is a local family fun day that is open to everyone, and it’s free. The joint initiative involves local community centres and local services, with the main organisers being South Sydney Community Aid and Connect Redfern.

A place of their own

 

· Friday, September 7, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

WATERLOO: South Sydney has a stunning new landmark with the Waterloo Youth Family Community Centre opened by Lord Mayor Clover Moore MP and Federal Member for Sydney the Hon. Tanya Plibersek MP at a celebration on Saturday August 11.

Write me a story

 

· Thursday, August 9, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Sydney Story Factory is open for busy-ness in Redfern! An official opening in July was attended by the Governor, Professor Marie Bashir, and regular workshops are now in full swing.

Weave Only Just Begun

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Formerly known as South Sydney Youth Services, WEAVE is a non-profit community organisation working with approximately 2,000 people, over 60 per cent of whom are Indigenous Australians. Thursday…

Big Stay Out for Mini Vinnies

 

· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

These are just some of the comments made by the student participants in the Mini-Vinnies Stay Out held in the playground of St Mary’s School. Modeled on the well-known…

Creative work with young homeless people

 

· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Those involved leave no stone unturned in their efforts to communicate their message, stretching their services to numerous public events, advising government policy and reform, training programs, and…

Early risers grow healthy and wise

 

· Thursday, May 10, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

LIFE Co-ordinator, Ben Bowen, says the program aims to teach Indigenous Australians about nutrition, health and anti-tobacco behaviour. “Breakfast is one of the most skipped meals, you see…