Ruby’s marching proud for homelessness awareness

Ruby’s Therapeutic Youth Service will host the Pride in Your Stride community walk on Friday 9 August, marching through the streets of Mt Gambier and taking donations of shoes to raise awareness of homelessness and lack of affordable housing. The walk will be held during this year’s Homelessness Week, where the theme is ‘Housing Ends… 

Uniting Communities first NFP to back SA carbon offset scheme

Leading community services organisation, Uniting Communities, has become the first not-for-profit to support South Australia’s first biodiverse carbon offset project. The revenue from the carbon credits purchased by Uniting Communities will go towards permanently protecting and enhancing more than 1,075 hectares of revegetated land, creating critical habitat for internationally important migratory shorebirds and other threatened… 

Briefing paper on the impact of the Community Development Program on APY

This briefing paper provides an overview of the Community Development Program (CDP), with a particular focus on the impact of the CDP in the remote Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) communities in the north west of South Australia.  The Paper then provides commentary on the proposed reforms to the CDP – announced on 8 May 2018 by the Minister for…