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Mentor Support Network announces new chairperson

A Hunter-based not-for-profit has appointed a new chairperson this week. The Mentor Support Network (MSN) will be chaired by Shayne Connell, known for his longstanding work with support groups in the region. The organisation,...

Magic carpet a fun ride for children with Cerebral Palsy

Six-year-old Eadie Ross first began to display delays in her gross motor skills at eight-months-old. She was referred to the Cerebral Palsy Alliance centre in Croudace Bay just after her first birthday. With help...

Charitable foundation funding up for grabs

Twice a year, the Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation provides funds to help not-for-profit and charity organisations' dreams become a reality. It’s now time for the second round of applicants to apply, with newly...

Centres rewarded for vital work in community

A web-based home exercise program for people affected by cancer or chronic health conditions is now a reality after The Kaden Centre received much-needed funds. The centre, which is a registered health promotion...

Swell news for Waves of Wellness

Joel Pilgrim has felt at home amongst the waves for 25 years. “For me, it’s a place to escape stressful things in life," he says. "When you get out there, it’s almost like being...

Grant to give Firstchance children a new voice

Firstchance is hoping a $47,000 windfall will help its children avoid developing American accents. The money is a grant received from the Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation on 11 June. It will be used by...