Month: July 2016

Providing homes for homeless veterans

They have put their lives on the line protecting Australia but ex-service personnel are finding it hard to be back home with more than 3,000 homeless and/or suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) and Lynne Cosgrove (middle), CEO of RSL Life Care Ron Thompson (second from

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Workshops and multilingual brochures helping CALD families

Canterbury’s Culturally And Linguistically Diverse (CALD) families accessing the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) are getting lots of help from a $17,320 donation from Canterbury League Club. The donation, provided to Koorana Child and Family Services based in Belmore, was used to run two workshops to update family clients on Koorana’s services within the NDIS

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Childcare centre gets new gardening equipment

Young charges at Canterbury Community Child Care Centre are learning about the importance of recycling and sustainability thanks to a $6,050 donation from Canterbury League Club. The childcare centre based in Ashbury used the donation to refurbish their current garden shed, purchased two new gardening beds, children’s gardening equipment, plants and seeds. “Children enjoy caring

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Canterbury Mobile App Competition Winner

Congratulations to Fortunato Albore for being the lucky winner of the Canterbury Mobile App competition. Fortunato has won himself a $1,000 VISA gift card.