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Michael Eccleston begins run for refugee awareness

June 17, 2016 Alyssa Faith

All Saints College, St Joseph's Campus, Lochinvar teacher, Michael Eccleston, began his 150km Refugee Awareness Run this afternoon (Friday) at St Joseph's High School, Aberdeen, surrounded by cheering staff and students.

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How to manage change effectively

June 01, 2016 Comments Tanya Russell

Q My employer has recently announced big changes within our organisation. This news has greatly affected morale at work and many of my colleagues seem to have become caught up in negativity. I am also very disheartened by the proposed changes and find it difficult to stay focused on my day-to-day work. How do I get through this time of uncertainty?

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Disability Support Worker Information Session

May 30, 2016 Comments Lizzie Snedden

Do you enjoy working with people? Have you ever considered working in the disabilities sector? If you answered ‘yes’ to these questions and are seeking a rewarding career working for a quality service provider, then CatholicCare invites you to attend its upcoming Disability Support Worker Information Session.

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GALLERY: Multicultural Neighbourhood Centre annual expo

May 27, 2016 Comments Lizzie Snedden

CatholicCare Refugee Service was delighted to host a stall at the Multicultural Neighbourhood Centre’s sixth annual expo in Lambton on 25 May.

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Opportunity to embrace Aboriginal culture

May 24, 2016 Lizzie Snedden

Maitland and Cessnock youth, along with their parents, are being encouraged to take part in an innovative art program commencing this Sunday at Cessnock Regional Art Gallery.

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Celebrating National Families Week at Hunter Stadium

May 16, 2016 Lizzie Snedden

CatholicCare Social Services Hunter-Manning kicked off National Families Week (15-21 May) by inviting families involved in our Out of Home Care program to attend the Newcastle Knights vs Cronulla Sharks match at Hunter Stadium yesterday.

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Spend time with us at Refugee Service

May 04, 2016 Comments Lizzie Snedden

I recently lunched with a group of ladies I had never met, yet it was like breaking bread with long lost friends. They are warm-hearted, passionate, open-minded and driven. I asked many questions, perhaps too many; nevertheless, with each response they grew in enthusiasm and conviction. They are passionate about what they are doing − and helping others has helped them too.

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CARETALK: Strategies to manage ADHD

May 04, 2016 Comments Tanya Russell

Q  My eight-year-old son has recently been diagnosed with ADHD and has been prescribed medication to help manage the condition. Although we are relieved that the medication has created a calmer home, I don’t want to rely on medication. Can you recommend any strategies to help us manage the ups and downs that come with ADHD?