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Community Vision Inc. provides services for people of all ages including seniors, veterans, children and people with disabilities in Perth's northern suburbs.
- Type:DGR 1 Status
- Charity:Aged Care,Disabilities,Veterans & Defence
About Community Vision
At Community Vision we believe that everyone deserves assistance during times of vulnerability and have created our services to have a positive impact on both our clients and the wider community. It is our role to assist people live their life, their way.
Our vision is to create a stronger and more connected community.
We will be the trusted provider of services.
We are the Organisation that people go to and we are the benchmark in community care.
We improve the lives of people during times of vulnerability by filling the gaps that community no longer fills.
Here at Community Vision we value:
Community Vision’s culture, business and services demonstrate a passion for accountability and excellence in supporting people to live their live, their way.
If you are interested in being part of our amazing volunteer group please send an email to the HR Department - [email protected] or contact us on (08) 9301 8222 to find out what volunteering opportunities may be available.
Midwest Charity Begins at Home is passionate about raising funds for cancer sufferers and those with serious illness within the midwest WA community.
- Type:DGR 1 Status
- Charity:Local Community
Located in the beautiful Edith Cowan Heritage House, nestled by the lake, on the Edith Cowan University campus in Joondalup The Peter Cowan Writers' Centre (PCWC) is a strives to be supportive of new writers.
Founded in 1995 in Western Australia, the non-profit organisation, Peter Cowan Writers' Centre (PCWC) began operation as the Northern Writers' Association.
Early in 1998, Edith Cowan University set aside a place for the centre in the newly reconstructed Edith Cowan House (pictured above and right) at its Joondalup campus.
The centre is named after Peter Cowan, one of WA's most esteemed writers and academics.
The grandson of Australia's first female parliamentarian, Edith Cowan, he was renowned for his short stories, a tradition perpetuated by the PCWC. He passed away in 2002.
As a not-for-profit community organisation, PCWC highly values its partnerships with government and non-government funding organisations
- Monthly Meetings feature interesting guest speakers
- A weekly E-Bulletin keeps members up to date with PCWC coming attractions
- Members can be published in the in-house e-magazine
- Members can read their material on 89.7 Twin City FM radio
- Each Saturday between 10 and 12 a group of writers come together to write and read their stories during 'Writing for Pleasure'
- Poetry editing workshops are held on the second Saturday of each month
- Script writing courses are held once a year
- Each year an Autobiography and Memoir workshop is held on Sundays
Four writing competitions are held every year and assessed by leading judges and to be an alternative for those who take creative writing seriously.
At Youth Futures we are driven by the belief that all young people matter, regardless of the circumstances they find themselves in.
- Type:DGR 1 Status
- Charity:Education & Training,Emergency Relief,Family,Food,Housing & Homeless,Mental Health,Migrants,Youth Welfare
Each year our passionate team work with some of WA's most at-risk young people, providing them with the skills, opportunities and support they need to break the cycle of disadvantage. Our services include;
* Accommodation & Support for young people experiencing homelessness
* Education programs for disengaged young people and early school leavers
* Emergency Relief (food, toiletries and public transport passes for young people experiencing financial stress)
* Outreach Support (providing street present young people with information on mental health, drugs and alcohol, education and safe sex)
* Case Management (empowering young people to address their underlying issues and helping them plan for a better future).
* Drug Education and Support