Essential Energy supporting Tilbuster Station

May 6, 2022 11:49 am

Pathfinders have received $3,000 in sponsorship from Essential Energy to support Tilbuster Station, Armidale. Our Tilbuster Station program is possible due to wide public support, the partnerships Pathfinders has developed within the community and the generosity of individual farmers and tradespeople who have stepped forward to assist in this worthwhile endeavour. Programs at Tilbuster Station... View Article

Mother’s Day can be a difficult day

May 6, 2022 10:13 am

It’s Mother’s Day soon, the day of the year that we celebrate the mothers and motherly figures in our families. Here at Pathfinders we would like to acknowledge and thank everyone who is a motherly figure in young people’s lives including our foster carers that have taken on providing a home for children in care.... View Article

Kempsey – Community Wellbeing Day 2022

April 22, 2022 1:47 pm

Together with local community members from Kempsey, Pathfinders – FCS team have been helping to organise a Community Wellbeing Day.    It has been a challenging time on the Mid North Coast in recent years, the community has been affected by droughts, fires, floods and more recent Covid which has impacted the community’s ability to... View Article

Project Update – Pathfinders Supported Independent Living Facility

March 21, 2022 1:07 pm

Pathfinders new Supported Independent Living facility in Armidale is starting to take shape, with construction well underway. Uniplan Group has delivered and installed a new custom-built building, that houses the new kitchen, dining and recreational area of the facility. Uniplan have also installed a deck with disabled access to the outside of the building to... View Article

Pro Bono – Reports on Pathfinders Birth Certificate Program

March 4, 2022 2:07 pm

Program helping register First Nations births on last legs With funding due to run out at the end of the month, Pathfinders Australia is pleading for external funds to keep their doors open. In this day and age, having a birth certificate might seem like a given. But this isn’t necessarily the case across many... View Article

CARE DAY 2022 – It takes a village

February 17, 2022 5:59 pm

Care Day  celebrates the care experiences of children and young people, their stories and their achievements. The theme for 2022 is –  “It takes a village to raise a child.” *Chloe shares her stories with us and we find out it really does take a village.   When you first meet Chloe she comes across... View Article

We have some exciting news!

February 16, 2022 4:06 pm

The team at Pathfinders are excited to announce they are one a step closer to opening their new Supported Independ Living Facility. Pathfinders purchased Rose Villa with the intention to redevelop it to the necessary standard to support the delivery of the NSW government’ Supported Independent Living program (SIL). The program is aimed at preparing... View Article

The Marie Delaney Training and Education Centre welcomes new skills

February 10, 2022 1:22 pm

The Marie Delaney Training and Education Centre is located at Tilbuster Station near Armidale in NSW. The centre has been built to support multiple educational, training, and cultural programs for our young people, their families and the community. Tilbuster Station will be a hive of activity over the coming weeks with our newly trained staff, volunteers... View Article

Joeys Adventure Kayaking Tours at lake Inverell

February 2, 2022 10:47 am

  Pathfinders Inverell Family Youth Support Service and the Inverell Linking Together Centre enjoyed a day on the water with JA Tours  –   Joeys Adventure Kayaking Tours at lake Inverell. The day started off a little overcast with some light rain, but this didn’t stop the staff and young people from taking part in... View Article

Pathfinders Receives First Regional Project Grant

January 31, 2022 11:59 am

  Pathfinders have been successful in their grant application for funding through Leadlease FutureSteps Community Grant Program to assist with upgrading and modification of a former local accommodation facility. The property was purchased by Pathfinders last year and is on the outskirts Armidale in regional NSW. Pathfinders purchased the property with the intention to redevelop... View Article