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Paws 4 Kids has four times the impact on children disengaged from education
When 9-year-old Tom* turned up for his first day at his new school earlier this month, he couldn’t face entering the classroom due to anxiety. The next day he tried again, only this time he was accompanied by Millie, his education therapy dog.
MacKillop at Midsumma
There’s a flurry of excitement, colour and sequins at MacKillop Family Services, as the Foster Care Recruitment team get ready for Midsumma Carnival at Alexandra Gardens, St Kilda Road, on Sunday 20 January.
Change someone’s life, and yours
At the end of every year, thousands of us make a new year’s resolution… to get fitter, lose weight, take the next step in our career or finally go on that overseas holiday.
What about making a resolution to transform a child’s life, to provide stability and a supportive home for a child or young person in need – for a weekend, a few weeks or longer?
South West Emergency Care for Children joins MacKillop
We are excited to announce that South West Emergency Care for Children Inc (SWECC) transferred to MacKillop Family Services on Saturday 1 December 2018.
New preschool opens in remote Weilmoringle community
The Weilmoringle community, located in the upper Culgoa floodplain of New South Wales approximately 180kms north of Bourke, previously had no access to services such as transport or early childhood education.
Making a difference one quilt at a time
Sometimes it’s the little comforts in life that make the biggest difference in the lives of children. Like a homemade, quality quilt given to each child and young person in foster care with local agency, MacKillop Family Services (formerly known as St Joseph’s Cowper).