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For holidays and for hard times

March 30, 2021

JNC offers you information to support you whenever you require it: for holidays and for hard times.

As Term 1 ends, we offer some links to school holiday activities. We also offer an updated version of our crisis directory.

Need assistance for hard times?

JNC has updated our crisis assistance directory. Find out how to access:

  • Mental health support
  • Emergency phone numbers
  • Financial counselling
  • Legal advice
  • Access to low interest loans
  • Emergency accommodation
  • Emergency phone numbers
  • Emergency assistance and food

The directory includes contact details and opening times.

Find the directory at this link>>>

Need ideas for school holidays?

Here are some ideas for activities for families in the April school holidays. Some are offered online and others face to face. These are all free or low cost activities.

From Randwick Council, activities including yoga, backyard bugs, rockpool rambles and understanding the science of the sea. See this link

Waverley Council activities include music, visual arts, sports and craft. See this link

For children with disabilities great activities are offered at this link, including sensory activities and activities for the whole family

Westfield Eastgardens: See this link for a schedule of holiday programs.

Southpoint shopping centre The offerings include Easter activities and pom pom pet making. See this link

Randwick Library service also offers a range of activities, suitable for children of various ages.

More information to support you

At our community hubs, JNC can support you with information and referrals to other support services.

JNC Bondi Junction community hub:  59 Newland Street Bondi Junction. Drop in Mondays to Thursdays between 10am and 1pm.

Maroubra community hub: Shop 2, 669-673 Anzac Parade, Maroubra. Drop in Mondays to Thursdays for information at these times:

Monday 1.30-3.30pm

Tuesday 1.30-3.30pm

Wednesday 10am-12pm

Thursday 10am-12pm

Contact JNC

Phone: 9349 8200

SMS 0447 046 606 

For regular updates on our services see this page.

Emergency: 000

Lifeline: 13 11 14