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Do you find it hard to connect with your kids?

For parents these days it can be difficult connecting with your young people. Whether it’s competing with screen time or social media, or simply feeling like your kids are speaking a foreign language answering in emojis, abbreviations and community lingo – you’re an "eternal newie” referring to 30% of adults…

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It’s Child Protection Week

Protecting children and vulnerable adults of our services is a joint responsibility of all staff at CatholicCare. CatholicCare has a Permanency Support Program working with children and young people that are under the care of the minister and where it is no longer safe to live at home. We also…

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St George Bank donates much needed resources!

Our Naremburn & Northern Beaches Family Centres are delighted to be announced as a recent recipient of St George Bank’s Northern Sydney Community Boost Grant. Educational toys, food hampers, toiletries, food vouchers and a range of other needed resources have been donated, and eagerly welcomed! Our Family Centres provide a…

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Farewell to one of our own – our beloved Harold Chatfield

  Harold Chatfield was a much loved CatholicCare team member at our Waitara Family Centre where he worked as a Homelessness Support Worker between February 2015 through to August 2017. Harold was working for FaCs as a Senior Client Services Officer when he was tragically killed on 6 July 2018.…

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