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Paw Pals emBARKs on mission to support Ballarat kids back to education
An innovative education support program, where therapy dogs work with children who are disengaged from education, has launched in Ballarat.
Rolling Pin bakery dishes up a Christmas surprise for local children in foster care
Not only famous for its award-winning pies, The Rolling Pin bakery in Leopold, southeast Geelong, is busy spreading Christmas cheer by hosting a Christmas Gift Appeal for MacKillop Family Services.
‘Stormbirds’ set to soar at 2022 National Resilient Australia Awards
The Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience has announced that MacKillop Family Services’ Stormbirds program is a finalist in the Mental Health and Wellbeing Award category of the 2022 National Resilient Australia Awards.
Cycle for Success – Give Where You Live support for MacKillop’s Step:Bike program
MacKillop Family Services’ Step:Bike program is one of the recipients of the 2022 Education and Employment annual grants announced by the Geelong based Give Where You Live Foundation.
New program to support young people impacted by suicide
For over twenty years, The MacKillop Institute’s Seasons for Growth program has supported people to recover from grief and loss. We’re now adapting this evidence-based program to support young people affected by suicide and other loss events.