CatholicCare Supported Accommodation Vegetable Garden Project IMAGE Social Services

CatholicCare Supported Accommodation Vegetable Garden Project

March 22, 2016 Comments Geri Williams

Diocesan Pastoral Placement Program participant, Shane Hyland, assisted people supported by CatholicCare Social Services Hunter-Manning and staff with a vegetable garden project at a supported accommodation house in Newcastle last week.

CatholicCare Celebrates Diversity on Harmony Day 2016 IMAGE Social Services

CatholicCare Celebrates Diversity on Harmony Day 2016

March 21, 2016 Lizzie Snedden

Harmony Day, held annually on 21 March, celebrates Australia’s cultural diversity. It’s about inclusiveness, respect and a sense of belonging for everyone.

International Women's Day Pride IMAGE Social Services

International Women's Day Pride

March 09, 2016 Lizzie Snedden

80% of CatholicCare Hunter-Manning’s workforce are women and that is something the Director and Executive team is especially proud of.

International Women's Day 2016: Be Courageous and Bold! IMAGE Local Church

International Women's Day 2016: Be Courageous and Bold!

March 08, 2016 Brooke Robinson

Women of the diocese, under the auspices of the Council for Australian Catholic Women (Maitland-Newcastle contact group) met for Mass, morning tea and a panel of local speakers on Sunday 6 March, to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Keeping Our Spirits Bright IMAGE Aurora Magazine

Keeping Our Spirits Bright

March 02, 2016 Tracey Edstein

This story, remarkable for its honesty and insight, remains anonymous at the request of the writer.

CatholicCare Offers Practical Support for Separating Families IMAGE Aurora Magazine

CatholicCare Offers Practical Support for Separating Families

March 02, 2016 Anjali Rastogi

The emotional toll for separating families is high. The process becomes increasingly complicated when trying to negotiate future arrangements for children and their parents. There are people who can help.

CareTalk: Good Leadership Begins With Me  IMAGE Aurora Magazine

CareTalk: Good Leadership Begins With Me

March 02, 2016 Tanya Russell

Q I’m a new manager in a fairly large organisation and I’ve taken on a team that seems to be in constant conflict. I am sure the members have the skills to communicate better with each other, but I feel I need to begin with myself and work out the skills I need as a manager in order to help them. Where do I start?

A Refugee’s Story: Just Being Kept Alive Is Not a Life IMAGE Aurora Magazine

A Refugee’s Story: Just Being Kept Alive Is Not a Life

March 02, 2016 John Sandy

My name is John Sandy. I came from Sierra Leone to Australia, as a refugee, in 2011. As a result of the conflict in my country, I was separated from my family, including my wife, for over 12 years.