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YES Shop Coordinator

Are you ready to be part of an innovative and exciting community organisation! If so Impact Communities needs you. Impact Communities is the community arm of Workskills Inc., and delivers a range of youth, family and community programs and initiatives across Tasmania and beyond. Impact Communities has successfully tendered for the Empowering YOUth Initiative. YES…

BabyFAST

BabyFAST

Impact Communities was warmly welcomed by the team at Larapinta Child & Family Centre in Alice Springs. Together we explored the dynamic possibilities of baby-focussed FAST, where dads, grandparents, health staff and child family centre staff engage to support and empower young mums in their important new role. Special thanks to Jasmin and Angela who…

Emerging Artist

Do you know a young, emerging artist?

Impact Communities Artist of the Month Each month Impact Communities celebrates young, emerging creative talent from within the community through Artist of the Month. A selected work will be displayed at our office in Moonah along with a brief profile of the young artist, as well as on our Facebook page, banner and website. Each…

Health Clinic at the Hub

Centacare Evolve Housing Health Clinic

A Health Clinic is now available at ‘The Hub’ in Bridgewater. This is a clinical health service provided by experienced GPs and Nurse Practitioners from All Round Health & Community Care, and can be found at Centacare Evolve Housing Office, Shop 2, 28 Green Point Road, Bridgewater, 7030. The Hub’s health clinics will begin on…

Families And Schools Together

Families And Schools Together

The newly formed FAST Australia Alliance and the licencing agreement with F&ST Incorporated was launched at Darwin Parliament House last week. Minster for Education NT, the Honourable Eva Lawler, hosted the event. This alliance between Impact Communities (TAS), NT Christian Schools (NT) and Clan Midland (WA) was established to strengthen and coordinate the delivery of…

FAST Launch

FAST Australia

This week FAST trainers, coordinators, evaluators, the CEO from FAST Inc. and many others joined for a week-long conference to strengthen FAST across the country. On Wednesday night a launch was held at Parliament House in Darwin to launch the newly formed FAST Alliance, and the licensing agreement with FAST Inc. This picture shows the…

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Merry Christmas

Impact Communities sends best wishes to all for a wonderful Christmas and a very Happy New Year. We would like to thank all staff, volunteers and contractors for their fantastic efforts and support throughout 2016 and look forward to a busy and exciting 2017.

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Fairview Primary FAST Evaluation Results

A defining feature of FAST is its rigorous evaluation process, which provides statistically significant data to measure progress, make continuous improvements, and sustain FAST into the future. This week the Evaluation Report for the FAST program held at Fairview Primary School was received and shows some fantastic results. Key findings included: 60% of parents reporting…

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Gagebrook Primary School FAST Graduation

Last week saw the end of the 8 week FAST cycle held at Gagebrook Primary School. Seven enthusiastic families who all participated in family-strengthening activities were awarded their FAST Graduation certificates in front of extended family and special guests. The 24 children enjoyed a visit from Santa, organised by the parents. Gagebrook PS Parents and…