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Many Glorious Voices

Wednesday of this week was World Hearing Voices Day – and possibly the worst day this year weather-wise. It rained and rained, there was a blasting cold wind, and the skies were looming and drear. But all was not lost as … Continue reading

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Wonders of tears – reaching out for help

I have had a challenging week this week, with lots of work and heaps to do, and have felt a bit overwhelmed by it all at times, but I have also had the opportunity to ask for help, not for … Continue reading

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Creativity and moving on from violence

Yesterday I went to the launch of the fourth Photovoice exhibition of pictures created by women from the local area who have been affected by domestic violence. These programs have been happening down south since 2012 and are a wonderful … Continue reading

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Heart Art

Readers of this blog may recall that in January, CHO declared this the Year of the Heart. We are slowly developing some activities on this theme (it’s a good thing that a year has 12 months!), one of which is … Continue reading

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The gift of food

Life is complex and difficult for many people much of the time. There are big dramas going on at large and small scales. Whether it is political troubles in Europe, or the ill-health of dear friends, whether it is the … Continue reading

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Community Garden workshops

CHO has recently taken over the lease to the property at 268 Beach Road which has been home to a community garden, a men’s shed and a recycling store (Waste Nott) over the past 15 years +. The property belongs … Continue reading

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Telling Stories

IMHO*, CHO puts on good workshops – we’ve had some real beauties in our short life. The most recent has been a series of 2 workshops Called ‘Telling Neighbourhood Stories’ using interviewing skills and learning about simple film-making. They were run by … Continue reading

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