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Play is a necessity for children

Families and educators would agree that play for children is important but how well understood is the necessity for children to play? All of Church... Read more

Getting a lesson on physiotherapy

Many of us have been to a physiotherapist to get help for a dodgy knee, a tiresome back or tennis elbow. They work with getting us back to moving prop... Read more

Fuelling a passion for education

Yvette Gray from Churches of Christ Care Warrawee Aged Care Service shares her story about reigniting a long faded passion for education. "I t... Read more

Celebrating Grandparents

On Sunday 25 October we celebrate Grandparents Day. In 2011, the Australian Bureau of Statistics reported that close to one million Australian chil... Read more

Award winning dementia church service

Churches of Christ in Queensland has been recognised for innovation in pastoral care, recently receiving the 2015 PASCOP (Pastoral and Spiritual Care... Read more

A better world for children is everybody’s business

This week we mark Child Protection Week (6-12 September) across the nation.  While it is a good time to pause and reflect on the theme... Read more

Dementia awareness

Today marks the start of Dementia Awareness Month.  Throughout September, it is hoped that awareness can be raised about... Read more

The power of nature-based play

In the past, children spent hours playing outdoors – climbing trees, playing ball, riding bikes and collecting nature’s treasures. These e... Read more

Reliving the roaring 20s at Oak Towers

For months the lifestyle team at Churches of Christ Care Oak Towers Residential Aged Care Service planned and researched to create a dazzling 1920s th... Read more

The day my whole world shook

by Ally Jensen, Nepal.   There is a quote by Ken Wytsma (The Justice Conference), “We ask, ‘God, what is your will for my life?... Read more