Family by Family

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Archive for 2012

Our first outing

Friday, November 9, 2012

My family and I had been linked up with a lovely family that had recently arrived in Australia from Sri Lanka. This particular family wanted to know what Aussie families do together and what that looks like. For our first meeting we decided to spend an afternoon at the park with lots of fun things to do together. We met…

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Update on Kids in Link Ups

Friday, November 9, 2012

As you may already know the Family by Family team have been seeing a bit more of the kids from our sharing families lately! We've been tagging along to link ups, as well as catching up with kids in their homes to find out more about them and their role in Family by Family. We wanted to explore the following…

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Being raised in a start up

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

As Family by Family celebrates its first birthday, I've been reflecting on what we as Family by Family staff have achieved. With a fair amount of pride I can safely say that we've achieved a huge amount. I've also been reflecting on what we can do better. My biggest challenge since joining Family by Family has been a very typical…

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We were in the Advertiser!!

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Jessie was featured in The Advertiser!! have a read of the article below.  

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Over the past year Dr Gill Westhorpe from Community Matters has been undertaking an evaluation of Family by Family, focussing on not just if Family by Family creates change for families but how it creates change.Download the report and read it for yourself! The report’s key findings include: Family by Family recruits families in genuine need of support - 62.5% were categorised as ‘stuck’ or…

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