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Realising the potential of young people
Warrnambool agency, MacKillop Family Services, held ‘An Evening with MacKillop’ event on Thursday where local community groups, foster carers, residential staff, health services and artist Jimmi Buscombe came together to celebrate the potential of children and young people.
MacKillop highlights need for Foster Care in Bendigo
New to central and northern Victoria, foster care agency, MacKillop Family Services is working to bring support to some of the most vulnerable families in the Bendigo, Castlemaine, Echuca and Daylesford areas.
Paws 4 Kids raises over $200,000 for MacKillop’s PawPals program
MacKillop Family Services is thanking the ‘pawsome’ support of its community for driving the Paws 4 Kids matched giving day past its $200,000 target.
MacKillop Family Services commits to join National Redress Scheme
MacKillop Family Services (“MacKillop”) today announced it has committed to join the National Redress Scheme, established by the Commonwealth Government in response to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
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.