SCS Updates

SCS Updates2021-02-18T20:45:35+11:00

May 2022 CEO update

May 6th, 2022|

The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety brought to light evidence that many of us found shocking and confronting. Unfortunately, I have to say some of us weren’t that surprised.  Standards of care [...]

Community Spotlight – Mike Taylor

May 6th, 2022|

Mike Taylor is the founder of the Lane Cove-based ‘Get That Job’ program where he assists people getting back into the workforce. Born in the UK in West Hampstead, Mike studied at the University of [...]

November 2021 CEO update

November 30th, 2021|

I remember that this time last year we were all celebrating the end of a horrible year and thinking that surely 2021 would be better. How wrong we were. At least we had already endured [...]

Back on Instagram for #childhooddementia

October 28th, 2021|

With some spare time on our hands, we used the lockdown to revive our Instagram account and support #childhooddementia. In the last few weeks, some of our team here at Sydney Community Services took part [...]

Three new board members join Sydney Community Services

October 28th, 2021|

Sydney Community Services has appointed three new board directors. Alexandra Meldrum is a professional engineer and economist with broad experience. She has 25 years’ management experience in government, industry, universities, and not-for-profit organisations, working for [...]

Different Degrees presents Imaginarium

October 5th, 2021|

Different Degrees is a group of performing artists, supported by Sydney Community Services and Lane Cove Council. Members of the group have worked together since it was founded in 2013. The group has been working [...]

Community profile: Helen Heggie

September 7th, 2021|

Helen Heggie sold her massively successful business in 2009, completed a Diploma in Community Services, and put her skills, gregarious nature and infectious laugh to use as Activities Co-Ordinator for Sydney Community Services. She graciously [...]

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