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19 Jul 2020

Aboriginal Art Competition Attracts Local Talent

An art competition to support the development of the Pathfinders Reconciliation Action Plan has showcased the talents of local children and young people. The brief was to design a piece of Aboriginal art for use in the Pathfinders RAP and on other media and promotional material. The competition was open to Aboriginal staff and young... View Article

18 Jul 2020

Pathfinders’ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commitment

We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on which our programs, services and activities are run. We acknowledge parents, families and communities as the first educators of their children. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have a long tradition of teaching and learning through sharing their connections with the land and sea, and through... View Article

18 Jul 2020

Pathfinders Out of Home Care, Residential Care and Foster Care Services

About Pathfinders Out of Home Care Program ‘Pathways’ Pathfinders provides an expanding program of Out of Home Care (OOHC) covering much of the Hunter New England/North West and Mid North coast regions. The OOHC portfolio currently accommodates around 120 children and young people in foster care, residential care and Transition to Independent Living program (SIL) placements.... View Article

18 Jul 2020

Pathfinders is Strongly Connected to Families, Schools and Community Agencies

Pathfinders Family Referral Service (FRS) is a key initiative under the Government’s Keep Them Safe Action Plan. These new services are implemented by NSW Health. FRS assists children and young people who do not meet the statutory threshold for child protection intervention but would benefit from accessing support to address current problems and prevent future escalations. FRS provides information and links... View Article

18 Jul 2020

Flexible working arrangements keeps Pathfinders reputation as great place to work and helps us in meeting unprecedented COVID–19 issues

Pathfinders CEO Alan Brennan, recently announced a refresh of Pathfinders’ Flexible Working Arrangements. “I am pleased to announce that Pathfinders have reviewed our Flexible Working Arrangements policy. We want all current and potential future employees to understand our policy and to understand how they can enhance their working lives while maintaining services to our clients.... View Article