Blog: YWCA Canberra team

Ever wondered what we get up to at School Age Care?
3 May 2016

YWCA Canberra runs 13 School Age Care programs across Canberra, providing care for children before and after school and during the holidays. Our educators work hard to offer a diverse range of experiences and opportunities that are designed to foster children’s wellbeing, development and learning. We have had a fabulous start to the year – read […]

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Lou Lowe

Staff snapshot: Luanne Lowe
11 April 2016

At YWCA Canberra, we’re really proud of the vibrancy and diversity of our staff team. We’ll be bringing you regular staff snapshots so you can meet our team and find out a bit more about the people behind our programs and services. Today, meet Lou, YWCA Canberra Office Manager.  Tell us about your role at YWCA […]

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Staff Snapshot: Jordan Lim
20 January 2016

At YWCA Canberra, we’re really proud of the vibrancy and diversity of our staff team. We’ll be bringing you regular Staff Snapshots so you can meet our team and find out a bit more about the people behind our programs and services. Today, meet Jordan Lim a Communications and Advocacy Officer at YWCA Canberra. Can […]

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Reflections from day one of World YWCA Council
12 October 2015

A delegation of YWCA Canberra members, Board Directors and staff are currently at the 28th World YWCA Council in Bangkok, Thailand, as part of the YWCA Australia delegation. They will be participating in knowledge sharing, collaborating, and setting the strategic directions for the movement for the next four years. We’ll be sharing their reflections and […]

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Achieving equality through early childhood education and care – a global goal
8 October 2015

By Louise Billman Last week, the United Nations formally adopted new Sustainable Development Goals, outlining a comprehensive framework to tackle extreme poverty and inequality by 2030. The goals, endorsed at the New York Summit, focus on four key themes: People, Planet, Prosperity and Peace. While the global development agenda was established a quarter of a […]

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Staff Snapshot: Mary Kirkman
17 September 2015

At YWCA Canberra, we’re really proud of the vibrancy and diversity of our staff team. We’ll be bringing you regular Staff Snapshots so you can meet our team and find out a bit more about the people behind our programs and services. Today, meet Mary Kirkman Human Resources Officer. Can you tell us a bit […]

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Ciara Duggan

Staff Snapshot – Ciara Duggan
29 May 2015

At YWCA Canberra, we’re really proud of the vibrancy and diversity of our staff team. We’ll be bringing you regular Staff Snapshots so you can meet our team and find out a bit more about the people behind our programs and services. Today, meet Ciara Duggan, Senior Youth Engagement Officer. Can you tell us a bit about your […]

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Staff Snapshot – Jackie Green
23 April 2015

Jackie Green is YWCA Canberra’s Children’s Services Operations Manager. Working closely with the Director of Children’s Services, she oversees three early childhood services, 13 school age care programs and our family day care scheme. The Children’s Services portfolio employs approximately 200 educators and provides care to over 1200 children each week. Can you tell us […]

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Quality early childhood education the path to a successful future
11 March 2015

As an early childhood educator, I’m lucky enough to work with and meet many interesting and unique people. I’ve worked with children and families for going on 16 years and each day is different from the last. Early childhood education and care is something I’m incredibly passionate about. Just ask my team, who watch my […]

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Staff Snapshot – Catherine Rollinson
2 March 2015

At YWCA Canberra, we’re really proud of the vibrancy and diversity of our staff team. We’ll be bringing you regular Staff Snapshots so you can meet our team and find out a bit more about the people behind our programs and services. Today, meet Catherine Rollinson, Policy and Project Officer.  Can you tell us a bit […]

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