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Deirdre Cheers named National Families Week Champion

May 2019

Barnardos CEO Deirdre Cheers has once again been named a Champion for National Families Week 2019, Australia’s annual celebration of the importance of families.

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Fat Poppy Coffee supports Barnardos Beyond Barbed Wire program

May 2019

Boutique coffee roasters Fat Poppy Coffee has partnered with Barnardos Australia to support mums exiting gaol through the Beyond Barbed Wire program. Throughout the month of May for every kilo sold of their specially created ‘Mayde for Mums’ blend, $5 will be donated to Barnardos.

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Barnardos welcomes national support for Open Adoption

November 2018

This week in Federal Parliament, the Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs tabled its report "Breaking barriers: a national adoption framework for Australian children".

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Barnardos’ Beyond Barbed Wire Mentors win NSW Volunteer Team of the Year 2018

November 2018

Barnardos is pleased to announce the Beyond Barbed Wire Volunteer Mentors have been awarded the 2018 NSW Volunteer Team of the Year for their support for mothers who are in or have been released from gaol.

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Barnardos congratulates Yerin Eleanor Duncan Aboriginal Health Centre

November 2018

Barnardos Australia congratulates Yerin Eleanor Duncan Aboriginal Health Centre on the launch of Ngaliya, ‘We – you & I’, a new permanency support service for vulnerable Aboriginal children and young people on the NSW Central Coast.

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