Community comes together for renovation of Ballina Women’s and Children’s refuge
When Momentum Collective took over the running of the Ballina Women’s and Children’s refuge about 18 months ago, the building was in need of repair. Fast-forward to last week and the beautifully renovated and disability accessible refuge was officially re-opened.
Generosity sprouts in Casino as volunteers dig in to help
A group of volunteers started a garden next to Queen Elizabeth Park in Casino 20 years ago. Momentum Collective held a morning tea in the gardens on Friday to acknowledge the generosity of their volunteers. Read more on pg. 4
Janet Spratt is a volunteer at Casino Neighbourhood Centre who won the Momentum Volunteer of the Year Award. "Apart from her friendliness and fantastic attitude, she is one of the kindest people I have ever met." Read more on pg. 6
A revitalised program of activities for people living with disabilities is being launched by Momentum Collective. The Empower! program provides a wide range of fun and educational activities both centre based and in the community with a focus on building skills and experience in independence and daily living.