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News - 31 August, 2020

A Mask For EACH And Everyone

Following the state government’s introduction of the compulsory wearing of face masks, EACH Volunteers are supplying reusable face masks to Victorian EACH front line workers and clients who cannot afford to purchase them. As part of this initiative, EACH Volunteers want you to get involved by donating your time to either source materials, make, distribute […]

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News, Resources - 20 August, 2020

New TFER Social Media Campaign

The Together For Respect At Home working group has launched a new social media campaign for partners to share with their networks. The campaign includes the following resources which were developed with specialist services to incorporate key messages around respectful relationships and safety: ·         A video promoting the messages of the campaign and resources ·         An A3/A4 poster with specialist family violence […]

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News - 18 August, 2020

Drinking Behaviours And Social Media

Access Health and Community and Swinburne University are looking for healthcare staff who work with risky drinkers and community members, to complete a survey about online risky drinking cultures and the impact of COViD-19 on alcohol consumption. To capture a broad range of data, we would like you to share the relevant invitations and survey […]

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Finding A Job

Do you have clients who want to work but are finding injuries, illnesses, mental health conditions or disabilities are getting in the way of reaching this goal? Campbell Page’s free Disability Employment Service (DES) can help with all aspects of finding and keeping a job and offer training that will build skills so your clients […]

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Funding That Keeps Our Communities Connected

The Victorian Government’s is offering grants between $5000 and $200,000 as part of Let’s Stay Connected Fund. The funding is for community-led initiatives that build connection, reduce feelings of loneliness and isolation and can be implemented quickly – providing much-needed support across the state. It will also support existing initiatives that can be rapidly scaled […]

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Let Us Shop For You

Eastern Volunteers is offering a temporary shopping and delivery service for vulnerable community members in Maroondah, Whitehorse and Yarra Ranges. Eastern Volunteers will obtain your shopping list for groceries or medication via telephone and will organise for your items to be delivered to your door. For more information on the service visit COVID-19 Shopping Support […]

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# Celebrate YOU Campaign Launch

The Alcohol and Drug Foundation’s (ADF) ‘Celebrate YOU’ campaign toolkit highlights the many benefits of having fewer drinks while in lockdown. Inside the kit, you’ll find campaign information and resources to help you share the messages within your own networks.

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News - 30 July, 2020

10 Random Fun Facts

Do you sometimes wonder why famous people have unusual talents or why some animals have the ability to predict natural disasters before we can? Well sit back, get comfortable and read some of the most unusual facts sourced from The Fact Site. Money trees might not be growing in our back yards but you may […]

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How COVID-19 Is Impacting On Community Sport

The Australian Sports Foundation’s survey report ‘COVID-19 Impact on Community Sport’ highlights how the closure of local community sport has had profound social impacts. It has also expected that 70,000 community sports clubs expected to lose $1.6bn to date due to COVID-19. The survey was conducted with 4127 sporting organisations across the country. Read more… […]

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