CYF Blog

    A kinship carer’s support makes a difference

    Life as empty nesters was short-lived for Catherine and her husband when their two-year-old grandson came into her care. After raising three child... Read more

    Protecting children is everyone’s business

    Child Protection Week: by building stronger communities we can create safer environments for children Our foster carers Kathleen Cady and Shaun Sla... Read more

    Because of them, we must

    The theme for the 2019 Family Matters National Week of Action (20 – 26 May) is Because of them, we must. We are committed to Family Matters... Read more

    Celebrating 40 years of Family Day Care services

    For four decades educators at Churches of Christ Care Family Day Care in Maryborough and Hervey Bay have been helping build community by supporting fa... Read more

    Playfulness, acceptance, curiosity and empathy is the key to raising happy, healthy children

    Words by Briarne Manley, Children, Youth and Families - Promotion Officer   As a mother of a three year old, and with another baby on the w... Read more

    Local partnerships making a difference

    Children, Youth and Families team on the Fraser Coast has been recognised for their outstanding work building partnerships and breaking down barriers... Read more

    Foster care gave me hope

    Our foster carers fulfil a wonderful role offering hope and support for children and young people who need a safe, secure and stable home. It’s... Read more

    10 years working with Churches of Christ Children, Youth and Families

    This month Carmen Chelsom celebrates 10 years working with Churches of Christ Care – Children Youth and Families. Carmen is the Service Manager... Read more

    Transition to Independence Month 2018

    A journey to success This month is Transition to Independence Month (T2i), throughout November Churches of Christ Care will join young people and t... Read more

    Cunnamulla children learn from local Elder

    In rural and remote areas, community is everything. When our Cunnamulla Early Childhood Centre and Kindergarten reached out to local Elders in the com... Read more