domestic violence

21 Mar

Open Support Volunteer Awarded OAM

Open Support congratulates Elsa Skinner – who was instrumental in organising over 30 TAL volunteers to assist in our successful 2017 Christmas Myer gift wrapping program – on being awarded an OAM (Medal of the Order of Australia) in the 2018 General Division for her services to the community through charitable organisations. Elsa (pictured) has been a volunteer with us since 2011 and has been instrumental in introducing the company she works for, TAL – Australia’s leading independent life insurance specialist...

21 Mar

Open Support Launches with Open Call for New Volunteers and Donors

After 28 years of actively addressing unmet social need in the community, the community-based, social welfare organisation Sisters of Charity Outreach has a new name – Open Support. The not-for-profit organisation – which provides much-needed support services to vulnerable and disadvantaged clients from across regional NSW and metropolitan Sydney with the help of a dedicated team of over 200-plus volunteers and through the generosity of its regular donors – launched its new name and brand today with an open call to...