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Author: Fiona Hart


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Location: 115 Lydiard Street North,, Ballarat Victoria

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Amount raised: $3,078.46


COVID-19 and your wellbeing

Support, guidance and 'things to do' to assist you, your family and others in your community stay well during the coronavirus pandemic.


Author: Seb Claassen

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Programs currently supporting the community


Children supported in Cafs out-of-home care programs on any given night.  


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