Raymond Terrace Woman Finds A Home: Anti-Poverty Week

Raymond Terrace woman finds a home: Anti-Poverty Week

  • October 19, 2016
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Sam Norris19 Oct 2016, 1:30 p.m. A TENT and a few belongings were all Erika Petersen had four weeks ago - that and a baby growing inside her. Anti-Poverty Week (October 17-22) is a stark reminder, social service providers say, that…

Soulfire Circus Workshops

Soulfire Circus Workshops

  • September 28, 2016
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Sam Norris28th September, 2016 There's more to learning circus acts than clowning around. Soulfire Circus suggests the most important lessons it teaches children are the ones they’ll carry through life. “With each small success, children learn to take on bigger…

It Takes A Community!

It Takes A Community!

Jo-Anne VanderhelmJune 1, 2016, 8 a.m. PORT Stephens Family and Neighbourhood Services (PSFaNS) acknowledges that there is a great number of people in need within the community. PSFaNS is a strong advocate for social wellbeing and has formed close partnerships…

Young And Gay? You’re Welcome At The Deck

Young and gay? You’re welcome at The Deck

Matt BreenMarch 10, 2016, 6:30 a.m IT WAS Mardi Gras on the weekend and just in case you didn’t know, if you’re young and gay you’re welcome at The Deck Youth Venue. It says a lot about our society that we…

Drop Ins Welcome At The Deck

Drop ins welcome at The Deck

Ellie-Marie WattsFeb. 9, 2016, 2:32 p.m. THE Deck youth venue in Raymond Terrace offers those aged 12 to 18 anything from a space to hang out, play a video game, get a meal or help with homework. After a period…

Christmas Spirit

Christmas Spirit

  • December 16, 2015
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The Christmas spirit in Port Stephens is strong this year! We have received a large donation of Toys from Salamander Bay Rotary. Nelson Bay Real Estate is hosting a Gift Giving Tree where all items will be donated to us…