News - 04 December, 2019

What’s Happening Locally in December?

Knox City Council Carols by Candelight You are invited to a night where our diverse community comes together and celebrates the spirit of Christmas and community life at its best. Knox Active Ageing Christmas Luncheon Enjoy some entertainment and festive cheer with a delicious lunch cooked by local Chef Oddie. Maroondah City Council Maroondah Carols […]

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News - 02 December, 2019

Mental Health (MH) Access and Pathways Report

The OEPCP is pleased to present the Mental Health (MH) Access and Pathways project report. The MH Access and Pathways project employed Human Centred Design methodologies – in particular the development of client personas and client journey mapping  – to better define and understand the experience of clients accessing, entering and using the mental health […]

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News - 27 November, 2019

New soccer and volleyball court for Chin youth

On the 2 November the Australian Chin Community celebrated the official opening of their new volley ball and soccer court at the Hughes Park Community facility in North Croydon. The upgrade of an old tennis court was a partnership initiative between the Outer East PCP, Maroondah City Council, The Australian Chin Community and Eastern Region […]

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News - 14 November, 2019

Writing for Well-being

Writing for Well-being is an oppportunity to foster a sense of wellbeing, increase mindfulness and support personal growth. In a supportive group environment and through a range of writing activities, clients will have the opportunity to explore their personal stories in a creative and playful way. Contact EACH Intake on 9837 3906 for more information.

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News - 08 November, 2019

Values Messaging strikes a chord in the East

On October 24th, Mark Chenery from Common Cause Australia presented a three hour session at Karralyka Centre in Ringwood on Values Based Messaging to 80 practitioners from the Inner and Outer East. Sponsored by the OEPCP, the event tickets were in high demand with a waiting list and a full house on the day. Mark […]

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News - 06 November, 2019

What’s Happening Locally in November?

Knox City Council Kidz Takeover Melbourne Street Eatz For the first time one of the biggest food festivals – Melbourne Street Eatz is coming to Knox! Maroondah City Council Maroondah Festival This year is our 30th Maroondah Festival so come along and help us celebrate at Town Park, Croydon Saoirse Performing Live Enjoy some great Irish music […]

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Training Initiative Linking Animal Abuse and Family Violence

Animal-3Rs  is a new training initiative through Edvos Education and Training which explores the link between animal abuse and family violence. Training is currently being offered to anyone who works with animals and the learning outcomes include: Responding appropriately to disclosures of family violence Referring animals and families on to specialist services for help and […]

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News - 30 October, 2019

A Powerful Story On Addiction

This is a powerful and moving story that was recently posted on ABC Online about one person’s struggles with mental health, trauma and the welfare system.

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