Inverell Toughen Up Challenge: A Muddy Marvel

March 13, 2017 2:54 pm

Listen Mud, sweat and tears. That’s only a small glimpse of the scene at Friday and Saturday’s Inverell Toughen Up Challenge. For the fifth year in a row, competitors fled to Inverell Rugby Park to participate in the Inverell Toughen Up Challenge. On Friday, the Juniors, aged 5- to 13-years-old, did a smaller, modified version... View Article

Pathfinders Annual General Meeting

November 3, 2016 10:05 am

Listen Members of the public are invited to attend Pathfinders Annual General Meeting at the Armidale City Bowling Club on Wednesday 23 November 2016 at 12pm. If you wish to attend please contact Karen Lawlor, Executive Assistant to the CEO on 6771 1527 or Refreshments will be provided and the Annual Services Report will... View Article

Homeless Youth Share their stories through hip-hop

October 17, 2016 11:15 am

Listen Since July 2016  the Inverell, Glen Innes and  Armidale Specialist Homelessness Service (SHS) have worked together to facilitate a hip-hop workshop at the Armidale Youth Refuge. The team brought together young people from Armidale, Inverell and Glen Innes who are members of the Pathfinder Youth Leadership Team to co-write a song about young people experiencing... View Article

Australian Indigenous Basketball

September 26, 2016 9:07 am

Listen Congratulations to the Pathfinders sponsored Apunipima Australian Indigenous All Stars who recently won the  Annual Trans-Tasman Basketball Clash.    

Gerald Blacklock and Anthony Binge Memorial Touch Footy Competition

September 26, 2016 8:47 am

Listen The Pathfinders Mid North Coast Family Referral Service, along with the help of other local Mid North Coast  services such as Goorie Galbans, Booroongen Djugun limited, Macksville Community Transport and Christian Outreach Centre, sent two local touch football teams  to the small town of Tingha  NSW.  The Teams went to complete in a local... View Article

Nick Levy’s artworks on display in Tamworth

August 22, 2016 8:33 am

Listen Our long term out of home care worker, Nick Levy, has experienced significant success as an Aboriginal painter and has had his works exhibited in Japan, Sydney Opera House and the Queensland State Library as well as numerous local and regional galleries. Next week, along with two other Aboriginal local artists, Adele Chapman-Burgess and... View Article

Public event to open Foster Care Week

August 15, 2016 9:39 am

Listen Pathfinders will officially open Foster Care Week on 13 September with two events – including a free session featuring international author and foster care advocate, Daryl Broughman. Daryl grew up as a foster child in New Zealand, and by 1997 had attended 27 schools, been through over 30 social workers and lived in more... View Article

Pathfinders Welcomes Plan for Children and Young People

July 27, 2016 8:53 am

Listen 26 July 2016 PATHFINDERS WELCOMES PLAN FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE CEO of Pathfinders, Alan Brennan, welcomed the release today of the NSW Government’s three-year strategic plan for Children and Young People. “The plan, prepared by the Office of the Advocate for Children and Young People, will be a blueprint for developing and improving... View Article

Orange Sky Laundry at Tilbuster

July 8, 2016 11:55 am

Listen A little visual snapshot of Orange Sky Laundry‘s visit to Tilbuster on Tuesday.

Inspirational Young Australians of the Year visit Tilbuster

July 6, 2016 11:22 am

Listen Young Australians of the Year Nic Marchesi and Lucas Patchett dropped in to Tilbuster Station to speak to the youth of Armidale with their Orange Sky Laundry van, washing and drying clothes for the homeless. Over 70 people turned out on a wet day to welcome the Young Australians of the Year on their nomination... View Article