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Community news – 13 stories

  • Financial Assistance Community Information Sessions

    23 November 2020

    Our good friends at Whittlesea Community Connections WCC are hosting a series of free Financial Assistance Community Information Sessions on ZOOM in late November until mid-December. Community Information Sessions on Financial Hardship will be run in English, Hindi/Urdu, Arabic, Farsi and Punjabi from Monday, 23 November until Monday, 14… Read more

    Financial Assistance Community Information Sessions
  • Riverhills Development: Lehmanns Road Closure

    11 November 2020

    We have been informed that road works for the Lehmanns Road upgrade are commencing this week and will continue until March 2021. Please refer to the attached map to view which section of Lehmanns Rd is affected by the closure: . - Lehmanns Rd Red section below: Closed this week until approx. June 2021. - Lehmanns/Bindts Intersection Blue… Read more

    Riverhills Development: Lehmanns Road Closure
  • From Next Monday, 9 November: Whittlesea Welcome Expo

    5 November 2020

    The Welcome Expo has been an annual Council event since 2009. The aim of the event is to connect new community members to the services available to them across the City of Whittlesea. The annual Welcome Expo is on again from next week’s Monday, 9 November until Friday, 13 November 2020 as an online event. Come along, join in, learn… Read more

    From Next Monday, 9 November: Whittlesea Welcome Expo
  • TONIGHT (29 Oct.): Webinar on Eradication of Poverty

    29 October 2020

    We would like to invite any member of our school community interested in interfaith dialogue to attend the upcoming FREE Abrahamic webinar on the topic of Interfaith engagement to end poverty in the evening of Thursday, 29 October 2020. Our very own Ms Gulhan Yoldes has been invited by the Australian Intercultural Society AIS to host the… Read more

    TONIGHT (29 Oct.): Webinar on Eradication of Poverty
  • Whittlesea Community Connections – Here to help

    24 August 2020

    Whittlesea Community Connections WCC is providing its services to all the community members across the City of Whittlesea. If you know of anyone a family from our school or the wider community within the City of Whittlesea, WCC are able to help out with food, financial and/or legal support. Simply contact any of the phone number as… Read more

    Whittlesea Community Connections – Here to help
  • ASC Community Welcoming Ramadan

    1 May 2020

    We have asked you for some photos of how you and your families are welcoming this Ramadan at home amidst the ongoing pandemic. Here are the results, mashaAllah. Now more than ever it is important that we stay connected with our school community. Allahu Ta’ala created us as one ummah, so we may be of support to one another, share our… Read more

    ASC Community Welcoming Ramadan
  • Council Advice to School Crossing Supervisors

    14 April 2020

    With a small number of students returning to most schools tomorrow, Whittlesea Council has asked their crossing supervisors to adhere to the following where possible in regards to social distancing requirements, ensuring everyone is safe and healthy at this difficult time: - Start from the opposite side of the crossing than normal where… Read more

    Council Advice to School Crossing Supervisors
  • Important message from the CFA

    3 April 2020

    CFA CEO/Chief Officer Steve Warrington is urging all Victorians to check that their smoke alarms are in working order this Daylight Savings weekend 5 April. Many of you are at home due to COVID-19 and now more than ever its crucial to check your smoke alarm to keep you and your loved ones safe. Over the last 10 years, most fatal house… Read more

    Important message from the CFA
  • The Positives of Families in Self-Isolating

    24 March 2020

    Independent Schools runs a wonderful and very helpful Parents' Website. In these anxious times, "My Tiny Humans" blogger Natalie Moutafis is discovering the positives of her family self-isolating and being together. An inspiring read for our parent community. Click here to read the blog… Read more

    The Positives of Families in Self-Isolating
  • Why Social Distancing Matters

    23 March 2020

    The Australian government has put together the attached graphic, which shows the importance of following guidelines such as maintaining 1.5 metres between people. Please maintain your social distancing. That’s 1.5 metres between people, regularly washing your hands for 20 seconds, self-isolating if you are sick and avoiding unnecessary… Read more

    Why Social Distancing Matters
  • Road Safety Presentation by Council

    27 February 2020

    Representatives from City of Whittlesea’s Community Engagement & Prevention team gave a brief presentation at Al Siraat College this week about Road Safety around the school. Council members answered several questions from the community about plans to make the traffic flow easier around the school and shared some valuable information on… Read more

    Road Safety Presentation by Council
  • Talking with kids about the bushfire emergency

    19 January 2020

    "Our current national emergency feels so overwhelming. When we are watching from a distance, working out whether to talk to our kids about it, and working out what we should say, can get tricky.". How do we talk with our children about the bushfire emergency? Caroline Ellen offers some useful advice about how to approach this difficult… Read more

    Talking with kids about the bushfire emergency
  • After School Child Safety: Wollert Community Concerns

    6 August 2019

    There have been many "near miss" incidents involving our students running in front of cars after school at pick up time. Several phone calls from the local Wollert community have been received, concerned for the safety of our students. Please remember that child safety is a shared responsibility. We urgently need your assistance to… Read more

    After School Child Safety: Wollert Community Concerns
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