The Echo Newspaper recently highlighted former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s visit to Rise.
In The Media
Helen says “I’m not a dietician but I’ve been taking the time to learn about the healing properties of food, and I consider colours, shapes and portion sizes when designing a more interactive food program.”
As part of Homeless Person’s Week, Nina Martin and Edel Roache from our Youth team were at RTRFM discussing some of the issues facing at-risk young people who are accessing our support services. Listen to the segment here:
“Michael is now living a life of great fulﬁlment, giving back to the community that assisted him in his journey through mental illness. Michael has since moved into a role as a Peer Support Worker at Rise Network where he supports others in their journey to recovery.”
“When May Thompson of Midvale turned 80 her birthday was celebrated with a surprise morning tea organised by the women of Moorditj Mia. Mrs Thompson reaching 80 was not just an important milestone for her but for the Moorditj Mia group as well.”
In the profile, CEO Justine Colyer talks about the disparity between government and Community Housing Organisations, which needs resolving for the sector to be able to serve the people as it is intended to.