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  • JNC 45 Years 45 Stories - Part 2

    Posted in November, 2019 

    To celebrate 45 years of working in our communities, we’re sharing the stories of 45 of the few thousand people we work with each year. Read about the difference The JNC has made for them. Here’s Story 42 in our >>>

  • 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 >>>

  • Parenting programs - a new look

    Posted in June, 2019 

    A new perspective for people delivering parenting programs – that’s the purpose of the Parenting Sector Forum facilitated by The Junction Neighbourhood Centre (The JNC) on 26 June at Little Bay from 9.30am to 12.30pm.   “Taking a fresh look: >>>

  • Book Launch

    Posted in June, 2019 

    Secrets revealed! On 6 June 2019, Junction Neighbourhood Centre staff were delighted to attend a book launch. Secrets, a short story collection by the Maroubra Creative Writers Group, was officially launched by Randwick City Councillor Philipa Veitch.  The event was held at >>>

  • Celebrating JNC volunteers

    Posted in May, 2019 

    Without JNC volunteers, The JNC would not exist! 45 years ago, a small group of people from the Maroubra Methodist Church came together to came together to discuss and plan the establishment of a community help group (i.e to volunteer!). >>>