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  • 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!). >>>

  • Neighbourhood Centre Week 2019

    Posted in May, 2019 

    This week, in conjunction with other neighbourhood centres across NSW, The JNC celebrated Neighbourhood Centre Week 2019. Current research suggests that getting together with other people has a positive impact on both mental and physical health. The Neighbourhood Centre Week >>>

  • JNC playgroups & parent workshops

    Posted in April, 2019 

    At the start of Term 2, 2019 The JNC invites families in the Randwick local government area to join us in our free JNC playgroups and parenting workshops. (There are some eligibility requirements – please phone us on 9349 8200 >>>

  • Harmony Day 2019 at The JNC

    Posted in March, 2019 

    Harmony Day 2019 provided an opportunity for The JNC to celebrate the diversity of our community. The last census in June 2016 showed 28.5% of people living in Australia were born overseas – here are the top ten overseas countries >>>

  • International Women's Day & The JNC

    Posted in March, 2019 

    International Women’s Day message from The JNC’s Aboriginal Community Support Worker International Women’s Day is here and I think about the strong Aboriginal Women whom I meet when they come into The Junction Neighbourhood Centre at Maroubra. Our Local Aboriginal and >>>

  • Families welcome at The JNC

    Posted in March, 2019 

    At The Junction Neighbourhood Centre (many know us as The JNC), we focus on families. We believe that everyone in the community deserves the chance to make connections with other people, grow their skills, and access support. What does this >>>

  • SENIORS FESTIVAL 2019 - HOW TO LOVE LIFE

    Posted in February, 2019 

    ‘Love your Life’ is the theme of the 2019 NSW Seniors  Festival, to be held from Wednesday 13 February to Sunday 24 February. It’s an important message. Leading an active, fulfilled life enhances wellbeing – both mental and physical. EXPO >>>

  • The JNC's programs and groups 2019

    Posted in February, 2019 

    The JNC’s programs for 2019 are up and running. We invite you to join a JNC group or class – we have many on offer. The calendar on this page lists some of them. Here’s a summary of what’s on >>>

  • Volunteering in the community

    Posted in January, 2019 

    Are you interested in volunteering in the community? The JNC can help you find out more! We offer two options, depending on your background.   Option 1- Already a volunteer? If you’ve volunteered before, for any organisation, you can apply >>>

  • The JNC's end-of-year wishes

    Posted in December, 2018 

    The JNC’s very good wishes to you for the holiday season. The Junction Neighbourhood Centre has been very pleased to strengthen community connections and work with our community to grow wellbeing this year. We look forward to connecting with you >>>