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Child Protection Week gives St Joseph's students a bird's eye view

Aug 5, 2022

PRINCIPAL Fran Burke believes child protection should be everybody's business. She leads St Joseph's primary school, Bardon, where students recently assembled colourful kingfisher birds to raise awareness for Queensland's Child Protection week. "Kingfishers...

No wrong door for those without a home

Aug 5, 2022

During Homelessness Week (1-7 August) we talk to Centacare housing support manager Jodie Anson who's team walks alongside people who are experiencing homelessness to identify immediate supports and pathways to safe and permanent accommodation.

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Aug 5, 2022

Xavier chief says new disability fund brings reliable information to families reaching out for support https://t.co/Vmjsg6J3gc

Xavier chief says new disability fund brings reliable information to families reaching out for support

Aug 5, 2022

FAMILIES seeking support in Church-run groups like Xavier Children's Support Network were going to see benefits from the State Government's decision to fund Autism Queensland, one of nine of the state's peak disability bodies to share in the allotted...

'A reflection of our community's hard work' - St Joseph's Brian Cantwell on winning a Catholic Education award

Aug 5, 2022

BRIAN Cantwell never wanted to teach at the same school for more than 10 years. The Catholic Education award recipient recently counted his 27th year at St Joseph's College Toowoomba. "St Joseph's just feels like home", he said with a laugh. "I ended...

Complexity of homelessness

Aug 5, 2022

Words by Bishop Tim Norton Just a few days before this national Homelessness Week began, staff in the St Stephen's Cathedral precinct in Brisbane's CBD were invited to a meeting to learn more about those sleeping rough outside their offices. We weren't...

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Aug 4, 2022

QCEC is delivering online information sessions throughout Term 3 for teachers interested in applying for Highly Acc… https://t.co/xaOeCvdkbY

Laurel Blow Speaker Series 2022 with Dr Jackie Huggins

Aug 4, 2022

Renowned indigenous author, academic and activist Dr Jackie Huggins AM delivers the first of the Laurel Blow Speaker Series for 2022, a joint event facilitated by ACU and Evangelisation Brisbane The post Laurel Blow Speaker Series 2022 with Dr Jackie...

Irish bishop dealing with baby home scandal: Listening is important

Aug 4, 2022

ARCHBISHOP Francis Duffy of Tuam praised Pope Francis for his penitential pilgrimage to Canada to apologise for the church's role in "deplorable" residential schools and to denounce the mistreatment of Indigenous peoples. He said the pope's actions of...

Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Two-Minute Homily: Fr Dan Ryan

Aug 4, 2022

Two-Minute Homily by Fr Dan Ryan for the Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time 2022. "Jesus urges us many times in the Gospel to not be afraid. We need to trust in God and know that God is with us now and certainly we will be with him in eternity." The...

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