Family by Family

We want to see all families thrive not just survive

Posts Tagged ‘TACSI’

Mt Druitt Scoping Report

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Welcome to Mt Druitt! Download the Mt Druitt Scoping Report. Mount Druitt, or “Mounty County” as it is affectionately known by the locals, is a community of contrasts. Shattered glass, boarded-up shops covered in graffiti and burnt-out cars sit alongside community breakfasts, kids clubs, and free plant giveaways. Many people volunteer their time to help others, and most wouldn’t want…

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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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Biologically informed design

Thursday, September 13, 2012

One of my favourite things about being a designer in the social space is the diversity of subject areas I’ve had the chance to deep dive into. I’ve spent time uncovering how cities work best for people, how we can enable great living in later life and, most recently, how families can make change happen for themselves. One of the…

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The Business of Scale

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

We often talk about blending different types of thinking in our approach to social problem solving. Much focus in the social innovation world has been placed on using co-design methods as an effective mechanism for ideation and prototyping new social solutions. However, we know too well that good ideas often fail because of poor foresight. More recently, the global social…

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