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Managing Mandatory Vaccine Policy for NSW-based Community Organisations: Watch Webinar

Mandatory vaccination policies are a hot topic right now, and keeping workers and clients safe is the number one priority. However, there’s a complex maze of legal requirements to navigate when it comes to mandating employees to be vaccinated - like public health orders, WHS obligations, as well as anti-discrimination

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Reminder: City of Parramatta Sport & Recreation Grants

Up to $2,000 is available from City of Parramatta's Sport & Recreation Grants for projects that increase participation in local sport and recreation activities, particularly in regards to the inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders; disengaged young people; newly arrived migrants, refugees

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Reminder: Community Sector Workshop: Managing Aggressive & Violent Behaviour - October & November 2021, Online

City of Parramatta - Community Capacity Building
Community Sector Workshop: Managing Aggressive & Violent Behaviour
13 October or 24 November 2021, 9.30am-4.30pm

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Keeping Connected: Social Health & Ageing - 27 October 2021, Online

Older Persons' Mental Health Service, Prince of Wales Hospital
Keeping Connected: Social Health & Ageing
27 October 2021, 10.00am-12.00pm

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COVID-19 Vaccination Information Sessions in Tamil, Cantonese & Gujarati - September 2021, Online

Parramatta Library
COVID-19 Vaccination Information Sessions
Tamil: 22 September 2021, 10.30am-11.30am; Cantonese: 23 September 2021, 3.00pm-4.30pm; Gujarati: 30 September 2021, 11.00am-12.00pm

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Short Deadline! Closes this Wednesday 5pm! Multicultural NSW COVID-19 Innovation Grants

Multicultural NSW are calling on changemakers to come up with new and unique solutions to support vulnerable communities during COVID-19. Do you have an innovative solution to help people living in Western and South West Sydney? Not sure how to fund it? Then they want to hear from you.

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Poetry Workshops for CALD Communities EOI: 'Embracing Hopefulness' during COVID-19 - October 2021, Online

Transcultural Mental Health Centre
Poetry Workshops for CALD Communities: 'Embracing Hopefulness' during COVID-19
Tuesdays, 5 & 19 October & 2 November 2021 or Thursdays, 7 & 21 October & 4 November 2021, 10.00am-12.00pm

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Keeping Well During the Pandemic Webinars for CALD Communities - October 2021

As part of October’s Mental Health Month, the Transcultural Mental Health Centre (TMHC) is organising a series of free online webinars in multiple languages for members of CALD Communities. The webinars will focus on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on our mental health and wellbeing,

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Families & Children

Western Sydney Kids Early Years Network (KEYS)

WentWest have announced the rollout of the Western Sydney Kids Early Years (KEYS) Network. The KEYS Network provides support for families with children 0-5 years old living in Western Sydney, who are not engaged with appropriate services to meet their holistic needs or require a multiagency response.

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After School Art & Science Clubs - Commences October 2021, Online

During Term 4 2021, Wentworth Point Community Centre & Library are offering weekly After School Art Club (for children 6-11 years old, commencing 14 October) and After School Science Club (for children 8-13 years old, commencing 15 October). Currently classes are scheduled to run online

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Supporting Children's Wellbeing When Working with Separating Parents - 13 October 2021, Online

Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) & Emerging Minds
Supporting Children's Wellbeing When Working with Separating Parents
13 October 2021, 1.00pm-2.00pm

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Health & Wellbeing

Greater Western Sydney Head to Health Pop Up Services

Head to Health Pop Up mental health support clinics and referral line have been established to help those whose mental health may be suffering as a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic. These services aim to assist community members in receiving the right care, at the right time, for any mental health concerns

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Understanding Depression - 27 October 2021, Online

Western Sydney Recovery College
Understanding Depression
27 October 2021, 10.00am-12.00pm & 1.00pm-3.00pm

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Reminder: Active Parramatta Online Health & Fitness Classes Term 4 2021

Registrations are now open for Active Parramatta Term 4 activities, featuring a wide variety of online fitness classes including free Active Parramatta Van activities like Mums N Bubs Fitness, as well as affordable programs such as Yoga, Circuit Training and Pilates for different fitness levels. Term 4 runs from 5 October

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LGBTQ Inclusive Practice Webinars - October-November 2021

Expand your accessibility to clients by providing a safe, and inclusive space that promotes and delivers exceptional person-centered care by attending ACON's LGBTQ Inclusive Practice webinar. You can improve your knowledge, skills, and confidence when working with people with a diverse gender and/or sexuality

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Young People

#youthgotthis: Youth Mental Health Forum - 11 October 2021, Online

Matilda Centre, The University of Sydney
#youthgotthis: Youth Mental Health Forum
11 October 2021, 7.00pm-8.30pm

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