Monthly Archives: November 2016

Heart Art (the exhibition)

This week we held the Heart Art Exhibition at CHO – a terrific celebration of people’s creativity and of the heart in what has been CHO’s Year of the Heart. On Wednesday we had and ‘extra’ dinner for the month, … Continue reading

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Peace be upon you

Teyba, my friend (and Arefa’s sister) who has been visiting from Sydney, told me a great story today from her recent visit to Westfield Shopping Centre at West Lakes. She was walking through the centre and heard someone calling out … Continue reading

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A meeting with the elders (or Peter’s Party)

Peter Willis has appeared in these pages before, and is back again, this time for being instrumental in bringing together a gathering of the Social Developers’ Network (SDN) here in Adelaide. This is an organisation that has been supporting people … Continue reading

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Seeds of Affinity

I went to a forum this week about social work and community development, and heard about a fantastic initiative taking place here in Adelaide – a support system for women leaving prison. This is a group of people whose lives … Continue reading

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