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Volunteers Week: Recognised for Service

22 May 2018

Australia has a great record of volunteer service and we know that many organisations, big and small, rely on volunteers to make a difference. Blacktown Neighbour Aid held a volunteer lunch at Kings Park Tavern.  The volunteers received a  Certificate of Appreciation and also a 2018 Volunteer Pin One of the greatest services we can offer…

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Schools Team with CatholicCare

07 May 2018

Next week (15 May) is the United Nations Day of the Families, where this year’s theme is Families and inclusive societies. ‘The approaches to family policies for inclusive societies vary around the world. In some regions emphasis is placed on social inclusion of various types of families and/or individuals such as migrant or indigenous families,…

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Blacktown Neighbour Aid – Mothers’ Day High Tea

02 May 2018

On Wednesday 2nd May, Blacktown Neighbour Aid held a Mothers’ Day High Tea for 30 of their clients.  This was held at the Hub at Bungarribee.  Our clients were treated to a selection of sandwiches, slices and scones with tea and coffee.  Many of the slices were made by one of our volunteers, Pam, the…

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Who Are We For?

05 April 2018

I once met a man begging on a main street in a large city. I bought him a sandwich and we got talking. One thing he said has never left me. With a sad smile he said, ‘ I don’t mind that people don’t give me money. I understand that but I don’t understand that…

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