Children & Young People

Free Event – Connect2U Community Day!

The event is being run to provide information on services and community organisations in the Parafield gardens and surrounding areas to local residents.

There will be a Welcome to Country by Rodney O’Brian and Music will be provided by Brutha and I and the Songambele International Gospel Choir.

Twenty five stall holders will be providing information as well as a sausage sizzle, Devonshire tea and several children’s activities, Metropolitan Fire Service Truck and soccer workshops.

The event is hosted by the Inner Northern Violence Against Women Regional Collaboration.

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NAIDOC week – time to celebrate

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks of life. The week is a great opportunity to participate in a range of activities and to support your local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.

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A guide to navigating the festive season as a separated family

The festive season can be a tricky time for separated families. Everyone wants to see their children on Christmas day, but when you’re living in separate households, that’s not always possible.

However, there are some ways to make the festive season run more smoothly and ensure that both children and parents get the opportunity to enjoy a safe and happy holiday season together. Continue Reading