Community Visitors Scheme Volunteers

The Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) addresses issues of social isolation within aged care. Volunteers make regular visits to elderly people who are lonely or at risk of social isolation, and spend time with them. Recently, we held an end of year celebration for our Volunteers who have devoted so much...

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Coffee With A Cop – Leppington

Coffee with a Cop is a project aimed at increasing positive interactions between residents and police officers. This event is held all over the world including Australia and has been successful in breaking down barriers between the overage community and the police officers.   It’s a great event that provides access for distraction-free conversations with the local officers also it’s an opportunity for the police...

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Ray Williams MP visits Western Sydney MRC

Western Sydney MRC was honoured to receive a visit from Ray Williams MP, the Minister for Multiculturalism and Minister for Disability Services alongside MP Melanie Gibbons. The Minister for both Disability Services and Multiculturalism visited Western Sydney Migrant Resource Centre to meet with different community groups and leaders and hear about...

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Advancing Community Cohesion Conference 2017

The Advancing Community Cohesion Conference is an annual event that works to address the challenges relating to social cohesion in diverse communities whilst exploring methods through which they can be effectively addressed. This has seen a coming together of over 250 thought leaders, influencers, decision-makers and practitioners from all over the world...

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