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ac.care services continue amid COVID-19 restrictions

Friday, April 3rd, 2020

Access our online service guide via the following link: ac.care services COVID-19 update 03042020 April 3, 2020 We want all country people to have a safe home, enough money to live on and strong, positive… Read more

Financial counselling team shares guide for COVID-19 support options

Friday, April 3rd, 2020

  Click the link to access our COVID-19 financial support explainer: ac.care COVID-19 financial support explainer 03042020 THE Australian Government and various government departments, agencies and other organisations have rolled out support packages and special… Read more

ac.care welcomes $1.1b Commonwealth COVID-19 package to support vulnerable Australians

Monday, March 30th, 2020

ac.care has welcomed a national moratorium on evictions as an important measure to help regional South Australians avoid the risk of becoming homeless amid economic uncertainty resulting from COVID-19. Meanwhile, the organisation is assessing the… Read more

ac.care maintains services to assist vulnerable people while making changes to reduce COVID-19 risk

Thursday, March 19th, 2020

CONTINUING SUPPORT: ac.care chief executive officer Shane Maddocks says the organisation has modified its operations in line with advice from officials to reduce risks around the spread of COVID-19, while maintaining delivery of services to… Read more

COVID-19 update for ac.care sites and services

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020

ac.care sites and services remain open across regional South Australia and we have implemented measures to safeguard clients, employees, volunteers and site visitors in response to concerns regarding the spread of COVID-19. Measures introduced include… Read more

Appeal launched for housing project to provide accommodation and support for young people at risk of homelessness in Murray Bridge

Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

REGIONAL agency ac.care is leading a bold cross-agency project to deliver accommodation and support for young people at risk of homelessness in Murray Bridge. A fundraising target of $100,000 has been set to make the… Read more

2020 Support Homeless People Luncheon sold out

Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

THE 2020 Support Homeless People Luncheon to be held on Friday 3 April at the Barn Palais has sold out. Five hundred people will gather to be entertained by emcee Rupert McCall OAM and hear… Read more

Renowned poet Rupert McCall to visit Mount Gambier for major charity event

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

MILESTONE: Go Transit chief operating officer Rick Chapman, poet Rupert McCall OAM and Australian singer and musician Bernard Fanning at the launch of Mr McCall’s Golden Soil poetry anthology. CELEBRATED Australian and internationally recognised poet… Read more

Campaign recruits staff to care for young people in 24/7 homes

Monday, February 3rd, 2020

JOIN US TO CARE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE: Mount Gambier residential care home house supervisors Sherri Winter, Lynne Lambert, Maddy Fry and Caroll Saunders are leading a recruitment campaign to attract more residential care workers to… Read more

Hieke welcomes babies into heart and home

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

MURRAYLANDS woman Hieke decided over a decade ago her mission in retirement would be to nurture infants in her home. Today, her walls are adorned with the faces of close to 40 babies she has… Read more