For some time Camcare has been considering merger as a means of ensuring the sustainability of the services we provide into the future. After considerable planning and negotiation, we are delighted to announce that a Merger Implementation Deed has been signed by Camcare and Access Health and Community (Access HC), formerly Inner East Community Health […]
Camcare’s Emergency Relief intensive case management and outreach supports people with complex needs to stabilise their personal circumstances. Through this program Garry and his daughter Emelia were assisted to access safe, affordable housing and make links to their local community. Our case worker was able to arrange support for Emelia through a Borooondara Cares scholarship […]
On Monday 7 May, Camcare received around 1,100 large shopping bags filled with approximately 15,000 dry and non-perishable food items, conservatively valued in excess of $40,000. The delivery was entirely thanks to the “HOPE FOR BOROONDARA AND BEYOND” initiative organised by St Hilary’s Church in Kew. This involved fourteen churches based throughout Boroondara who arranged […]
Camcare regularly runs groups and activities for community members – please see the upcoming groups below. For the relevant flyer, please click the heading. Bouncing Back and Evolving (from Domestic Violence) May to June 2018 Parenting programs Tuning into Teens May to June 2018, Hawthorn Tuning into Kids May 2018, Glen Iris Bringing up great […]
An exciting opportunity to join a multidisciplinary team supporting the inner east metropolitan region of Melbourne with a well respected community organisation. This flexible, part time position is initially offered 2 to 3 days per week, but with the potential to increase. Camcare is a not-for-profit, community based organisation. We provide a number of support […]
We are thrilled to be the recipient of a brand new ‘Honda Hero’ loan vehicle. Having this Honda Civic (pictured below with our CEO, Jane Broadhead) enables staff to visit clients in their homes. This car was kindly provided by Eastern Honda via The Honda Foundation who have donated millions of dollars to charities around […]
Volunteers, who are trained by the Australian Tax Office, provide a free service to Boroondara residents who earn around $60,000 or less per annum and require assistance in lodging their online Tax Returns. Our Tax Help volunteers help over a hundred people each year. For more information on the Tax Help program, including eligibility requirements, please see […]
On the last Thursday of each month, Camcare volunteers run a community BBQ for our clients in the back garden of our office in Camberwell. This BBQ is made possible due to donations and support from StreetSmart and Friends of St John’s Community support group. For details and dates, please see the flyer below or our Facebook page.
This video is a great introduction to what Camcare offers to the Boroondara community and how service recipients have appreciated the assistance of our staff and volunteers. Gabriel Gaté is shown in his capacity as a Camcare Ambassador. If you need assistance, please go to Get Help or Contact Us.