Welcome to UCEBC
UNITINGCARE EAST BURWOOD CENTRE
Serving the Community since 1973
220 Burwood Highway Burwood East 3151
9803 3400 email@example.com
At UnitingCare East Burwood Centre
we offer help to meet the individual needs
of people living in the City of Whitehorse and
PROFESSIONAL STAFF AND TRAINED VOLUNTEERS ARE AVAILABLE TO PROVIDE:
Emergency Assistance Information and referral
Counselling Family Services No-interest loans
Positive Living Groups Carers Support Groups
Study Buddies for school children
More details can be found in the guides at left of this page.
SIZZLING WITH A PURPOSE
Our intrepid Sausage Sizzlers keep on barbecuing regularly at Bunnings
at 259 Middleborough Road Box Hill South and 606 Burwood Highway Vermont South.
Come and sample their tasty offerings or join our Volunteers on the roster. Ron would be glad to hear from anyone free to become a Sizzler - ,
you can ring him on 0484 374874. You’ll be helping us – “At Work 4 U nitingCare East Burwood Centre.”
Cultural diversity is part of the Australian story.
From the distinct languages and
beliefs of the Indigenous cultures that flourished on this land for thousands
UnitingCare East Burwood Centre
UNITINGCARE EAST BURWOOD
CENTRE CARES FOR CARERS.
POSITIVE LIVING GROUPSBUILDING
ON OUR STRENGTHS
AND ENJOYING LIFE WITH FRIENDS.
OUR POSITIVE LIVING GROUPS
encourage members to build on their strengths and develop their skills,
THE UNITING OP SHOP
OPEN: Tues – Sat, 9.30am – 1.00pm
at 333A Canterbury Road, Forest
Hill, Vic 3131
EMERGENCY FOOD SUPPLIES
EVERY DAY AT UCEBC WE PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO THE PEOPLE WHO LOOK TO US FOR HELP.
THE NEED CONTINUES TO GROW
Long life milk - Juices - Breakfast cereals - Tinned fruit
Tinned salmon or tuna - Tinned vegetables
Pasta - Sauces - Rice
9am to 5pm on
at Bunnings Store
Middleborough Road Box Hill.
Come and join us -
on Friday Roster or to enjoy our Sausages and Drinks.
You may also like to become a helper
Help with Homework is available at UCEBC for Children from Grade 4 to Year 9.
*A space to concentrate on their homework without distractions*
*Help and guidance for parents to develop strategies for assisting their children*
The program aims to make school a more comfortable place
where the children can manage their work
with a greater degree of confidence.
Free snacks are provided.
The sessions operate Wednesdays, from 3.45 - 5.30pm, during term time.
Bookings are essential - Contact the Centre on 9803 3400.
Volunteers play a vital part in promoting the well-being of our clients.
Volunteers are not paid –
UCEBC, ITS STAFF AND ITS VOLUNTEERS, ARE PART OF THIS VITAL NETWORK.
Ongoing Change provides the opportunity in a group setting for anyone who is looking for life changes.
CHANGE CAN BE ONGOING, PROGRESSIVE, LASTING.
Meetings take place at UnitingCare East Burwood Centre,
Mondays, 7.00 - 8.30pm, $15 per session,
and also at East Melbourne, Narre Warren South and Sunshine.
For more information, visit the website: ongoingchange.org.au.
UnitingCare East Burwood Centre supports personal and family independence, wellbeing and community connections.
The Centre is responsive to the changing and diverse needs of the community so that lives are enhanced.
The Centre -
Welcomes children, their families and carers.
Recognises that children are vulnerable.
Recognises and responds to children with special needs including a disability.
Encourages the participation of Aboriginal children.
Recognises and responds to the particular needs of children from diverse cultural, linguistic
Encourages children to participate
Recruits and manages staff and volunteers who have an understanding of the needs of children.
Ensures that the whole organisation has a commitment
Educates staff about child safety.___________________
Newsletter Autumn 2015