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The benefits of vacation care for children

For children, school holidays are a great time full of wonder and joy, but for parents, they can be incredibly challenging. Holiday care programs are a valuable resource for many parents, helping people to work while offering children a safe place to play, learn, and make new friends. Vacation programs…

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Celebrating our differences

More than 4 million Australians — roughly 18 per cent of the population — are living with a disability. Of those, 7.4 per cent are children aged newborn to 14 years. Some are disabled at birth, whilst others suffer traumatic injuries that can cause a disability. Each year, the United…

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Connect, collaborate and celebrate this Social Inclusion Week

Social Inclusion Week – which is being held from 21 to 29 November – aspires to ensure that all members of Australian society feel valued and included. It’s about providing the opportunities so everyone has the same chance to engage in society, no matter what their status. Social Inclusion Week is…

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Our commitment to Reconciliation

CatholicCare is proud to have had our Reflect Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) endorsed by Reconciliation Australia, demonstrating our commitment to: Building relationships with Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander peoples Encouraging respect for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander peoples Taking and making opportunities for reconciliation Tracking progress against the intentions noted…

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