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UPCOMING EVENTS


St John the Baptist Parish, Ferntree Gully is holding a parish breakfast on Sunday 26th May, 10am - 12pm. Come along for a hearty. breakfast and listen to guest speaker Fr. Peter O'Neill, a Columbian missionary priest. Read more...


FREE Cyber Safety event 'How to keep your kids safe online' hosted by Belgrave Community Hub, Monday 3 June 5.45pm - 8pm. Includes presentations for parents and children 5 - 12 years of age. Free food and drinks, prizes, giveaways and more. Read more...


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PLAYERS / MEMBERS WANTED


Upwey Tecoma Junior Football Club is offering free registration for U10 girls for the 2019 Season. Read more...


Eastern Raptors Rugby League Club are taking registrations for the new season for boys and girls aged 5-18. Read more..


Upper Ferntree Gully Football Club are looking for girls and boys across all age groups to join for the 2019 Season.  Read more...


Sassafras - Ferny Creek Netball Club are now taking registrations for the 2019 season.
NetSetGo - 5-11years & Competition - 8 years - Open. Read more...


ASV Academy Belgrave South is now taking bookings for lessons in 2019. Singing, guitar, drama, theatre, gigs, concerts and more.  All ages, all levels. Read more...


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COMMUNITY SUPPORT


Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC) can provide free legal advice to young people on a range of issues, including fines, sexting and family violence. Telephone 1300 79 70 88  to make a confidential appointment in Healesville, Lilydale, Yarra Junction or Boronia.


EACH Youth and Family: Grief Group for young people aged 13-25 years old who have experienced significant grief after the loss of a family member at any time in their life. For more information contact 9871 1802Read more…


The Family Care Sisters facility at Croydon offers holistic care to all women (aged 20-70 yrs) who are in need of a peaceful environment, ‘time out’, support or nurturing. For further information or to book, contact Family Care Sisters on ph. 9723 6797 or visit www.familycaresisters.com.au.


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COMMUNITY SERVICES


Upwey CFA offers a Junior Volunteer Development Program to girls and boys aged 11 - 15 years.  The program aims to give children confidence/lifeskills and and understanding of fire safety.  Read more....


St Vincent De Paul (Vinnies) are looking for volunteers across a number of their retail stores.  There is a particular need in the following locations: Ferntree Gully, Kilsyth, Seymour and Warburton.  Read more....


Foster Carers Needed. Fostering Matters- Your Guide to Becoming a Foster Carer Visit Key Assets 1800 932 237 or info@keyassets.com.au and www.keyassets.com.au


Upside Pathways Learning Centre provides free short courses in Upwey. Read more... 


Girls experience fun, friendship, adventure and leadership at Upwey Girl GuidesRead more...


The Rotary Youth Exchange program provides a unique opportunity for you to experience first hand the culture of a new country, to learn a new language and gain in your personal development. Read more...


Yarra Ranges Council are seeking applications for casual School Crossing Supervisors in the local area. Contact Sharon Moran, Local Laws Department on 9294 6463Read more...


Become a WEP Exchange Student. As a WEP exchange student you can choose from over 20 countries to live and study for a summer, semester or even a year! Get started today to plan the experience of your lifetime!  Request an information pack, including WEP's FREE application form. Visit: www.wep.org.au Call: 1300 884 733, Email: info@wep.org.au


Conservation Volunteers Australia is excited to be offering young people the opportunity to engage in the Green Army Program. This is a unique environmental training initiative that will support local environmental and heritage projects. Read more...


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