The second Mackay Covid Learning Exchange was held this afternoon and some interesting information has been shared with our colleagues.
The Neighbourhood Hub http://tnhub.org.au/programs/emergency-relief/
Emergency Relief Program delivers emergency relief in the form of food or fuel vouchers and education in the following areas:
Emergency Relief is by appointment only on Tuesday and Thursday mornings
(Please call Tuesday between 8.30am – 9.00am for a Tuesday appointment, and call Thursday between 8.30am – 9.00am for a Thursday appointment)
Heather Ellis will do another bite size professional development session. Leadership & Values -Tuesday 19th May from 11am to 12h30pm (Email Heather@bluewrenconnections.com to register and login details.
RSDC is running the next workshop in our Community Leadership series: Cultural Understanding
This workshop will be online in 2 parts (Using TEAMS)
Part 1 – “Living under the Act” on Tuesday 26 May 2020 from 10 am-11 am (DATSIP)
Part 2 – Diversity in our region on Tuesday 26 May 2020 from 12:30 pm to 2 pm (Neighbourhood Hub)
Tickets are free and can be booked online:
Log-in details will be sent on Monday 25 May to everyone that registered.
For more information, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Antoinette du Toit
M: 0457 405 344
Further information below please share with your networks.
Link to Department of Child Safety Youth and Women COVID 19 Resources:
COvid 19 Related Information for Funded Services and Partners , Parents, Children and Young People ( including Frequently Asked Questions, Business Continuity planning and other resources)
Minister for Child Safety has announced additional one off funding over the next 6 months to support specialist Domestic, Family and Sexual Violence Services to respond to additional demand to assist with keeping women and children safe. Funding will become available once contracts are finalised with service providers. Will provide further information at future meetings. Link to Ministerial announcement. http://statements.qld.gov.au/Statement/2020/4/8/55m-to-boost-domestic-violence-services-during-covid19-pandemic