THERE IS AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY TO BE PART OF A COMMITTEE TO STRATEGICALLY PLAN A WHOLE OF COMMUNITY APPROACH TO ENHANCE CHILDHHOOD DEVELOPMENT AND WELL BEING IN THE SHELLHARBOUR AREA
If you are interested in programs that support children to get the best possible start in life, consider joining the Shellharbour Communities for Children Committee.
Barnardos South Coast is a Facilitating Partner for the Communities for Children Program in the Shellharbour Local Government Area. This funding is a part of the Australian Government’s commitment to deliver strong outcomes for Australian families and focus on early intervention and prevention.
The aim of the Communities for Children Program is to deliver positive and sustainable outcomes for children and families in disadvantaged communities. This initiative is place based with a whole of community approach to support and enhance early childhood development and wellbeing for children from birth to 12 years. We wish to build on local strengths to meet local community needs.
Organisations (known as Community Partners) will be funded to provide services to promote child wellbeing.
Attached is the Overview and Selection Criteria for the Shellharbour Communities for Children Committee and Expression of Interest to join the Shellharbour Communities for Children Committee - click HERE
Note that applications need to be sent to Lisa O'Grady by Thursday 11th December 2014.
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