drummond street services response to terror attacks in Christchurch

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drummond street services are deeply saddened by the news coming out of Christchurch regarding a devastating act of terrorism. We are thinking of those people, families and whole communities impacted

Media announcement on the conviction of George Pell

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Tuesday, 26 February 2019 Today drummond street services stands in solidarity with the many survivors abused in Australian institutions as the media on the George Pell verdict unfolds. drummond street

Parenting Children Who Worry : A Seminar for parents

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drummond street services Geelong is excited to be coming down to the Surf Coast in March. We will be running one of our most popular seminars Parenting Children Who Worry.

Helping your Stepfamily over the Holidays – ‘The Survival Guide’

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Contemporary Australian families look significantly different to what they did a generation ago. Step and blended families are our fastest growing family types and face unique difficulties over this so called “most wonderful time of the year”.

Getting Real About Public Health Policy

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drummond street services welcomes the opportunity to offer its comments on the Labor, Liberal, and Green’s parties election platforms proposed for the LGBTIQ communities in the lead-up to Victorian State election.

New Program for Women, Trans and Gender Diverse People who use Violence

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drummond street services, Merri Health and On The Line have announced a newly funded family violence service targeting women (including lesbian, gay, bisexual and heterosexual women) and trans and gender

Celebrating Step and Blended Families on National Stepfamilies Day

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How do we acknowledge the hundreds of thousands of Australians who are either living in or are a part of a stepfamily?! Did you know we have a NATIONAL STEPFAMILIES DAY?? It is held every year on the last Sunday in July, this year that will be Sunday 29th July!

Youth Services Contract Update

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Last year, the City of Melbourne reviewed the way in which youth services were delivered. Following this, City of Melbourne changed the contract for delivering these services, meaning one organisation will be funded to deliver City of Melbourne Youth Services from 1 July, 2018.

It’s More Complex than ‘Yes’

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Six months ago, political leaders decided to hold a postal survey asking all of Australia to vote on the marital rights of some of us. This thrust LGBTIQA+ people into the spotlight, and our communities, whilst trying to protect ourselves from the ‘debate’, also suffered fractures within.

Men’s Health Week 11th – 17th June

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We’re still working on the job description, HR says we need to get it down to a 3 pager, but it’s blown out to a 50 page plus??? You have to keep doing your current job, but the other one is starting soon, could be sooner than we think. The only thing is, it’s fulltime, I mean full full time, you need to be on call 24/7. Job – New Dad!