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Our Founder Kylie and the 2017 AusMumpreneur Awards

You know what it's like. You're scrolling through your emails, scanning subject lines and senders and then you spot it. There's the familiar email address, not because it's your mum/bestie/boss/kid's school but because it's from a organisation you know by reputation....

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When It All Comes Together

Wednesday was a big day for us – huge!! That day saw the culmination of our #30facesofhomelessness campaign that was all about introducing some of the incredible young people we’ve met. During the campaign we were honored to share the stories…of their experience of...

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How We Started 2017 Giving Back

  Here’s an update of our GiveBack from the first three months of 2017. We kicked the year off reconnecting with some of the young people we see regularly at the Red Cross Night Café and Jabiru College. We also made some new connections. This introduced us to a...

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Why Youth Homelessness Matters to me.

Why Youth Homelessness Matters to me? Today is Youth Homelessness Matters Day which is part of National Youth Week.  I was driving along today and began to reflect on this day and why youth homelessness matters so much to me. So much that I have devoted the last 20...

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Recalibrate – Our 2017 Retreat

The theme of our annual one-day women’s retreat on Sunday 12 March was ‘Recalibrate’. Our intent was to create a program that facilitated the time, space and experiences that encouraged resting the body, relaxing the mind and restoring connection. The retreat was a...

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Our November and December GiveBack

Here’s an update of our GiveBack from the last two months of 2016. As you can see, we were flat out right up until we collapsed into our holidays! We provided 325 wellness treatments to homeless and vulnerable young people over the months of November and December....

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Meet Our Tribe – GiveBack Ambassador Sam

After overcoming a terminal illness and debilitating chronic pain, Sam shifted career paths to help others have access to a better and more fulfilling life by sharing what she learnt. Samantha Deveson from Verve Massage is one of our tribe of GiveBack Ambassadors and...

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A Powerful Day

We held our retreat for young women on Tuesday 1 November and it was a powerful day! There was relaxation, release, inspiration, pampering and fun. The level of engagement in the women-only held space was phenomenal and tears flowed, deep insights were shared and...

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Our September and October GiveBack

Here’s an update of our GiveBack from September and October. Life…sometimes it gets crazy busy right? Looking back over the past few months has made us smile. There have been a few moments of serious should-ing, you know what it’s like when you give yourself a hard...

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Meet Our Tribe – GiveBack Ambassador Natalie

Natalie Sellars from Kindred Toxin Free Facials is one of our tribe of GiveBack Ambassadors and we want to introduce you to this amazing businesswoman and her ethos of kindness. At Joining Hands we have a background in the wellness sector and love Natalie’s toxin free...

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Change Making Ambassadors of the Month.

Fusion Hot Yoga

The  team and community  at Fusion Hot Yoga paid forward access to Yoga for 39 homeless and vulnerable young people. We love these guys and their generosity. They are paying forward all of the money they receive from mat hire!

 

The Rhodes Connection

Nicole owner of The Rhodes Connection paid forward an incredible 15 Wellness sessions such as Massage for homeless and vulnerable young people. Thank you!


Vitalita Health & Fitness

The dynamic Sam and Georgina owners of Vitalita Health and Fitness has paid forward an amazing 5 Yoga Classes and 5 General Fitness classes for homeless and vulnerable young people! Thanks so much.

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Together we can increase our impact on the health and wellness of homeless and vulnerable young people. We have big visions and want you to join us for the ride! It’s as simple as booking your next haircut, yoga class, fitness class, dance class, nutrition class, mindfulness session, massage and more with your local GiveBack Ambassador.

Help us grow our movement. We thrive from your people power. Next time you talk to your massage therapist, book a massage,  or head to your yoga centre, tell them about our Ambassador Program.

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