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Mission Australia’s Day of People with a Disability Expo

By | 2018-10-09T09:18:51+00:00 October 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Expo is to be held in Devonport on the 28th of November. It is a Free Event, with activities such as; Face Painting,  Photo Booth, Harley Trike Rides, Free BBQ and more….. We hope to see many people there; Families, Services and clients are all welcome!! Day of Disability Flyer 2018

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STAFF PROFILE – CRISIS ACCOMMODATION SERVICE

By | 2018-10-29T10:27:27+00:00 October 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Name: Brett Steers YFCC Service Area: Crisis Accommodation Service Location: Devonport Length of time working with YFCC: Since 1987 give or take a month or two What you like about your role: *The opportunity to be able to support and pass on knowledge to others with the hope that the choices and decisions they ultimately make end up assisting them [...]

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NEW CRISIS ACCOMMODATION WORKERS – KAYLA MORAN AND KANDICE HOWE

By | 2018-10-29T10:10:03+00:00 October 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

YFCC would like to introduce Kayla Moran and Kandice Howe as our new Crisis Accommodation Workers. Kayla Moran Kayla has just completed her Diploma in Child, Youth and Family Intervention. She is conscious of physical health and attends regularly at a local gym. Kayla enjoys reading, movies and hiking and has always lived on the North [...]

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HOMELESSNESS WEEK LUNCHEON

By | 2018-08-20T13:07:12+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

A successful YFCC luncheon event was held in August to mark Homelessness Week. Over 40 guests attended the luncheon held at the Gateway Hotel in Devonport. Guests included Leonie Hiscutt MLC, Acting Devonport Mayor Annette Rockliff and Mike Gaffney MLC. Bianca Allford was the first guest speaker, providing a powerful and personal account of her experiences [...]

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BOARD MEMBER PROFILE – ELIZABETH SINGLETON

By | 2018-08-14T09:51:15+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Name:  Elizabeth Singleton YFCC Service Area:   Board Member Length of time working with YFCC:  Since the inception of the merger with C.C. Inc. Burnie What you like about your role:   I find the position of Board Member very rewarding, and being actively able to support such a great organisation. A bit about you: I come from [...]

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NEW YOUTH DRUG & ALCOHOL WORKERS – TONY SCHINDLER & ROS BUITENHUIS

By | 2018-08-13T13:34:42+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

YFCC would like to introduce Tony Schindler and Ros Buitenhuis as our new Youth Drug & Alcohol Counsellors  based in our Devonport office. Tony comes to us with a broad range of social work experience and a keen eye for detail. Having grown up in Western Australia Tony now calls Tasmania home and enjoys living on his rural property taking care of a [...]

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Devonport Library is Moving

By | 2018-08-13T12:10:10+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

A quick note to let you know from Monday 13th August we will be closed.  We will reopen on September 3rd in the new library at the Paranaple Centre. Our new address is; Devonport Library Paranaple Centre 137 Rooke Street (PO Box 124) Devonport 7310   Our phone numbers will remain the same but over the [...]

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HELP FILM FESTIVAL 2018 REPORT

By | 2018-08-21T12:51:20+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

This year marked the 7th Annual HELP film festival. The prospective film makers were asked to produce a short film that focused on the theme of this year’s HELP film festival: “Stereotypes” in relation to homelessness, alcohol and other drug usage with a focus on positive solutions. Close to 100 students participated, resulting in seven amazing [...]

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COMMUNITY FIRST AID COURSE REPORT

By | 2018-08-13T11:34:54+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

YFCC partnered with St John First Aid this month to deliver a Community First Aid workshop at the Junction Hub in Devonport. Fifteen participants were provided with information and “live practice” on various first aid skills with the aim to make them better prepared to respond to an emergency situation before medical help arrives. On completion [...]

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