Seasons for Growth – Workshop

Kylie Counselling, Homepage News, Workshops

For 1 night only! Centacare Family Services will be conducting a 2 hour workshop on Wednesday 21 November 5.30pm-7.30pm. Seasons for Growth aims to build resilience and bring hope and confidence to adults who have experienced significant change or loss. To find out more or to register call the office on 99211433.

2018 Volunteer of the Year Award

kristy Homepage News, Volunteer News

Centacare’s Community Volunteer Service hosts the annual Volunteer of the Year Awards on “Thank a Volunteer Day” every year, in partnership with the City of Greater Geraldton. Centacare is aware of the vital role that volunteers play in our community and of the need to recognise and celebrate their efforts and achievements. These Awards are held to acknowledge outstanding Volunteers, …

Available Volunteer Opportunities List – September 2018

kristy Homepage News, Volunteer Opportunities

CENTACARE FAMILY SERVICES COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER SERVICE  September 2018 Current Volunteer Opportunities List   Here is a list of some of the volunteer opportunities available in your community:   City of Greater Geraldton- Musician Mentors: Do you have a passion for music and love to share that passion with others? Interested in working with young people?  The freshly renovated BSharp studio …

Dealing with the Ex – Workshop

Kylie Counselling, Homepage News, Workshops

This workshop has been developed over several years. Initial work was done by Lisa Dowdall (dec) a Centacare staff member from 2010-2017 and completed by existing staff at Centacare. For further information or to register call the office on 99211433.

FREE Volunteer Recruitment and Referral Service

kristy Homepage News, Volunteer News

DID YOU KNOW THAT CENTACARES’ COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER SERVICE RECRUITS AND REFERS VOLUNTEERS FOR FREE?!! We are always looking for more non-for-profit, community groups and organisations to register with us FOR FREE so that we can promote available volunteer roles, recruit prospective volunteers, complete basic volunteer awareness training and refer suitable volunteers. All registered members receive up-to-date information and resources regarding all …

Volunteer Profile – Cate Bye

kristy Volunteer News, Volunteer Stories

We met Cate over a year ago when she was the very first person to express an interest in our Family Support Centre. Cate hadn’t been in Geraldton very long and was already keen to get to know her new community and the people who live here. Cate has become an integral part of our volunteer team out at the …

Arthur “Sharkey” Ryan

kristy Volunteer News, Volunteer Stories

PCYC and Arthur “Sharkey” Ryan both turn 73 this year. Coincidence?  For those of you who know Sharkey, understand that PCYC has been a big part of his life. An understatement?  Perhaps. Sharkey Ryan won our Lifetime Volunteer of the Year Award at our Thank a Volunteer Day event on 5 December. As I called out his name and he …



kristy Volunteer Stories

We have recently had the pleasure in assisting 11 year old Vayuni into 2 different volunteer roles. We enjoy seeing young people benefiting from volunteering, finding more about their community in which they live and assisting others, so we thought we’d share her story with you. Why did you start volunteering? I initially started volunteering to learn valuable skills to …