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November 28, 2019
Nicolle Applewhite Youth Outreach Worker
It has been a very busy time at Raw Potential supporting many young people who are currently homeless or at risk of homelessness in the ACT.
We are honoured that young people feel comfortable to turn to us for support. At the same time however, we are overwhelmed with t...
November 21, 2019
Jason Haines, SJC Programs Manager
With 35 days to go, we are busy here at St John’s Care getting ready for Christmas.
Last year we saw 560 families in two weeks while the Christmas Present Room was open. This year we have already seen a spike in numbers of people that are in need coming into the Centre...
November 14, 2019
The SJC Team
Last Saturday St John’s Care (SJC) held an Australiana Trivia night to raise funds for our Christmas Hampers this year.
We are hoping to make 500 hampers with the money raised. The night was a great success with lots of laughter whilst our thinking caps were on!
November 8, 2019
Christmas is meant to be a time of celebration, but if times are tough it can be especially challenging and isolating.
This year St John's Care, Uniting Care Kippax and Canberra City Care are working together to make sure they can help as many people as possible during...
Christmas will soon be upon us and for some, rather than being a happy and joyful time, it is a time of stress and anxiety.
For this reason, once again at St John’s Care we will have a Christmas Present Room and will give out Christmas hampers.
This year we will be using...
November 1, 2019
Without volunteers St John’s Care could not open the Emergency Relief Centre - Monday to Friday 9.30 to 2.00pm - for our clients who come seeking help.
Volunteers are also integral when it comes to hosting our monthly community lunches i.e. cooking the meal, setting and...
12 WEEKS AND 12 COFFEES LATER!
Assistance given to client awaiting parenting benefit
September 5, 2019
Donated food brings relief to our clients
December 6, 2019
We're getting ready for Christmas
Volunteers are our lifeblood
Christmas hampers made possible by the generosity of others
Your donations at Christmas make a difference and bring joy
Recognising the contribution of our volunteers