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  • 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 >>>

  • Family Fun Day at Matraville

    Posted in October, 2019 

    Just one more week to Family Fun Day at Matraville! Making it ten out of ten On Friday 25 October we will be welcoming the whole community to Memorial Park in Matraville, offering everyone the chance to have fun, meet >>>

  • Volunteers are happier

    Posted in October, 2019 

    Sharing the journey in Mental Health Month Mental Health Month started this week, with the theme of Sharing the Journey: engaging in your community to increase your wellbeing. People in our community who volunteer with us report feeling positive and >>>

  • JNC 45 years 45 stories

    Posted in September, 2019 

    Here’s Story 23 in our JNC 45 Years 45 Stories series to celebrate the work of The JNC. To celebrate 45 years of working in our communities, we’re sharing the stories of 45 of the few thousand people we work >>>

  • JNC playgroup and workshop news

    Posted in August, 2019 

    If you have children aged 0-12 and live in the Randwick LGA, you can join a JNC playgroup, enrol in parenting workshops, and access other JNC services. Contact us on 9349 8200 to enquire or book. JNC playgroups 123 JNC >>>

  • JNC Community Linker Van

    Posted in July, 2019 

    On Wednesday 17 July The Junction Neighbourhood Centre (The JNC) ran a Holiday Funday in South Coogee to introduce the new JNC Community Linker Van. The Van was officially launched by The Hon. Matt Thistlethwaite MP, Member for Kingsford Smith >>>