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  • Coronavirus wellbeing with JNC

    Posted in April, 2020 

    JNC is working to support the coronavirus wellbeing of our community. We hope everyone is safe and taking care. Though the way we deliver services has changed, we’re still here to: Provide support services Link you to information and resources. >>>

  • Our community's wellbeing

    Posted in March, 2020 

    JNC is about our community’s wellbeing. JNC keeps our community connected and provides opportunities to support your wellbeing. For this reason, our priority right now is keeping our clients, communities, volunteers and staff safe. And that means helping limit the >>>

  • Mother Language Day and Aboriginal languages

    Posted in February, 2020 

    Today, on International Mother Language Day, we celebrate Aboriginal languages. Indigenous languages are integral to who we are, and how we relate to other people.Did you know, for example, that there’s no “I” or “me” in the Aboriginal language? Those >>>

  • Make a difference with JNC

    Posted in February, 2020 

    To make a difference to someone’s day is rewarding – that’s what our volunteers tell us. The JNC at St Helen’s Community Centre in Glebe is seeking volunteers who have some free time, and want to make a difference to >>>

  • JNC ABC for parents and carers

    Posted in January, 2020 

    The school year’s about to begin – for parents and carers as much as for your children. Soon they will be in schools and preschools, their learning needs well supported by the education system. But what about learning for parents >>>

  • Volunteer in your community

    Posted in January, 2020 

    Why is this a good time to volunteer in your community? It’s a new year, and a good time to do something new. You may already have made a New Year’s resolution to make a difference this year; with the >>>

  • Thanks for connecting with the JNC

    Posted in December, 2019 

    Thank you for connecting with the JNC this year. Our very good wishes to you for the holiday season! The JNC has been very pleased to strengthen community connections and work with our community to grow wellbeing this year. We >>>

  • Celebrate volunteering

    Posted in December, 2019 

    It’s time to celebrate volunteering! Thursday 5 December is International Volunteer Day (IVD). Mandated by the UN General Assembly, this is an opportunity to celebrate the work of volunteers. The United Nations Volunteers programme says, “Volunteering provides opportunities for people … >>>

  • JNC 45 Years 45 Stories - Part 2

    Posted in November, 2019 

    JNC Staff – 45 To celebrate 45 years of working in our communities, we have been sharing the stories of 45 of the few thousand people we work with each year. This final story is from our staff, who shared >>>

  • 10th Family Fun Day - community gets 10/10

    Posted in November, 2019 

    The JNC and event partners give the community 10 out of 10 for your spirited participation at the 10th Family Fun Day. Thanks for coming along to Memorial Park in Matraville last Friday, 25 October 2019, for an afternoon of >>>