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Community rallies to try and save Macedon Ranges Montessori Preschool

Community members, staff and families are rallying to boost enrolments for the Macedon Ranges Montessori Preschool in a bid to protect the service from a potential closure, local news source Midland Express reports.

2024-06-21 09:48:56

by Freya Lucas

SA to establish peak body to amplify the voices of First Nations children and families

The South Australian Government has progressed its work to establish a peak body to amplify the voices of South Australian Aboriginal children and families, with CEO recruitment underway for the newly-named organisation.

2024-06-21 09:40:17

by Freya Lucas

South Australia releases state’s first autism strategy

The South Australian Government has released the state’s first Autism Strategy which provides a five year roadmap to support the government to improve the lives of autistic people of all ages.

2024-06-21 09:29:37

by Freya Lucas

Sustainable funding needed to continue the growth of young mothers support program

There is an urgent need to secure sustainable funding for a program that supports young mothers in the South East of Victoria, a recent evaluation from Monash University has found, with those who have seen the benefits of the program first hand calling for more support.

2024-06-20 09:14:16

by Freya Lucas

Those who move to the country expect too much from life in the bush, advocates say

People who move to rural areas for the lifestyle benefits are creating issues for local councils, with high expectations of all the convenience and accessibility of life in a bigger city or town, a collection of country councils have noted in a submission to a Parliamentary Inquiry into local government sustainability.

2024-06-20 09:04:40

by Freya Lucas

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