Tag: welfare

Winter warmer appeal calls on community to help bring comfort

Donations of blankets, jumpers and other warm clothing and supplies are in demand by country agency ac.care as it works to support vulnerable people...

Family budgets stretched thin

Alocal service provider helped a record number of the less fortunate during last year’s season of giving through the Mount Gambier Mayor’s Community Christmas...

Businesses dig deep to combat homelessness

The organisers of a major Limestone Coast charity event were thrilled with the community’s response following five years of delays caused by COVID-19 restrictions. The...

Businesses make life-changing difference

One of the region’s biggest charity events for 2023 is just 10 days away with The Limestone Coast Support Homeless People Luncheon returning to...

Recycled Runway ready for take off

Recycled Runway is getting ready for take-off, with a broad aviation theme set to feature on September 2. This year’s theme is ‘Come Fly With...

Major fundraiser back on calendar

One of the Limestone Coast’s biggest fundraising events is back to support the work of ac.care in supporting vulnerable people at risk of or...

Community connects over cuppa

The community hub in Millicent run by ac.care has recently established another friendly way of connecting with locals. “Cuppa Care” it is a weekly time...

‘Get active and care for your community’

Limestone Coast residents are being urged to take on a personal active challenge and raise money for ac.care as the organisation faces unprecedented demand...

Homelessness crisis deepens

Country agency ac.care is calling for support from regional businesses and the community as it faces unprecedented demand on homelessness and emergency relief services. A...

Council staff go casual for a good cause

Asmall idea from staff at the Grant District Council had a big impact for community members in need. Employees William Parker and Jake Turner proposed...

Country people supported during challenging year

Thousands of South Australians were supported by regional agency ac.care last financial year as country people faced extra pressure due to the ongoing COVID-19...

Police here to serve

Foodbank SA Limestone Coast received a $15,000 donation from children’s charity Cops For Kids. The funding will enable Foodbank SA on the Limestone Coast to...

Latitude Recruitment answers call for help

Local businesses continue to show support for The SE Voice winter warmth campaign, with Latitude Recruitment generously donating $200 worth of Woolworths vouchers to...

Mighty helpful, Mitre 10

KNB Mitre 10 Millicent has been ‘mighty helpful’ donating goods to ac.care to help vulnerable people as part of The SE Voice winter warmth...