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Impact - Canberra Community Cares, Charnwood

Canberra City Care sought funds from Hands Across Canberra to help finance a new community kitchen and garden. These new facilities will help us expand the community outreach services offered in West Belconnen.

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Impact - Everyman Australia

"Data shows that people who have been referred to Everyman Australia and successfully completed the program, have a very low chance of reoffending in family violence matters." Rudi Lammers AP, Chief Police Officer of the ACT

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Impact - Paperworks

Paperworks is a not-for-profit organisation with the aim of enabling social inclusion through community art and by bringing people together through recycling, hand print and papermaking.

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Impact - Safe Shelter

Opening church buildings for the homeless.

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Impact -The Shepherd Centre

The Shepherd Centre is dedicated to ensuring that all children with hearing loss receive the support they need to complete school. Starting school is a challenge for all children but can be even more challenging for those with hearing loss. Children with

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Stories of change ~ Canberra Men's Centre

Hands Across Canberra has provided $5,000 towards establishing the Connect 24 program, which is a pilot project focused on early intervention in domestic violence.

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Stories of change ~ Karinya House for Mothers & Babies Inc.

Karinya House for Mothers & Babies Inc. has been a worthy recipient of two grants from us over the years. One was for $5,000 to provide essential outreach services and the second was for $10,000 to provide targeted assistance for women suffering domestic

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HAC gives over $50,000 to local groups to help people in need

The Hands Across Canberra initiative celebrated its third anniversary on Wednesday 13th November at a lunch at Gandel Hall with Rupert Myer AM the keynote speaker. Hands Across Canberra is dedicated to bringing about lasting change in the lives of disadva

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HAC helps to empower local Tongan Women

HAC helps to empower local Tongan Women

The Hands Across Canberra Foundation TODAY (FRIDAY 20 SEPTEMBER) presented the Tongan Association of Canberra and Queanbeyan with a donation of $10,000 to help unemployed Tongan women in the Canberra region to use their skills from home to enhance their l

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Success story - Strong Women: Circus Sisters

In celebration of National Youth Week (NYW) 2014, last week saw the premier of the much anticipated film Strong Women: Circus Sisters. The documentary was officially opened by Minister for Young People, Women and Disabilities, Joy Burch.

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