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National Volunteer Week 2022

National Volunteer Week is a time to celebrate and appreciate the hard work volunteers do. t is a time to publicly thank all the volunteers who are a vital part of society that brings people together, builds communities and creates a better society for everyone.

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National Families Week 2022

Every year Australians celebrate National Families Week held between 15 – 21 May which coincides with the UN International Day of Families. Families Week is a time to celebrate the most significant unit of society, FAMILY.

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Foster Care, News
Team of tradies dig deep to say thanks to OzChild foster carers

A humble couple who have dedicated their lives to caring for children and young people received a well-deserved Mother’s Day home makeover

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OzChild carers celebrated in Grand Style

After a two year hiatus, OzChild foster and kinship carers were celebrated at the Annual Carer Dinner event.

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Awards, News
OzChild Carer Awards 2022

Every year we recognise and acknowledge the commitment and dedication of OzChild carers and celebrate the incredible life-changing outcomes they achieve.

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OzChild Board Member appointed as a Judge of the Federal Court of Australia

Justice McEvoy has been appointed to the Victorian Registry to replace the Hon Justice Jennifer Davies following her retirement.

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News, Prevention & Strengthening
Putting Families in Brimbank Melton First

Families in the Brimbank Melton community will receive individual support making it easier for them to access services specific to their needs.

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News, Prevention & Strengthening
Violence against women must be prevented

1 in 3 women globally experience violence, sadly a number that has remained largely unchanged over the past decade. 

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Foster Care, News
OzChild’s TFCO-A program receives certification

Treatment Foster Care Oregon (TFCO), a specialised foster care program has been ‘breaking the cycle’ for children in Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland who, through no fault of their own, have ended up in residential care or alternative accommodation.

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Foster Care, News
Retiring after a lifetime of caring

Joan Graham is often described as having the biggest heart of any human being. An angel with a hidden halo and a shining light to the hundreds, if not thousands of children and young people who have been welcomed into her family during the past 50+ years.

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How to get involved this 26 January

The marking of 26 January is an important date in Australia’s history, but, celebrating the arrival of the First Fleet conjures feelings of both pride and pain: there is so much to celebrate about Australia – but for many, “Australia Day” is a difficult day for mourning.

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Bringing some joy to families in the Goulburn Region

For the second year in a row the Greater Shepparton Foundation has supported OzChild’s SafeCare program during what can often be a difficult time of year.

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