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Communications and Content Officer, Anglicare Southern Queensland

Philippe Coquerand

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Philippe Coquerand is the Communications and Content Officer at Anglicare Southern Queensland. He studied a Bachelor of Journalism at the Queensland University of Technology and prior to joining Anglicare, he worked in regional Queensland for three years where he was the drone operator for The Gympie Times.

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When "Reenie met the Queenie": two women with extraordinary lives

A patron to over 500 charities in Britain and having fundraised over £1.4 billion, Queen Elizabeth II is well-known for her philanthropic work. During her life, she also celebrated those who shared her passion, taking the time to meet and personally thank people doing incredible things for their communities. One of these people is Anglicare St Martin’s Residential Aged Care resident Catherine, affectionately known as “Reenie”

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Homelessness Week: from sleeping rough to wearing scrubs

Homelessness is a sad reality for thousands of young people in Southern Queensland who find themselves living on the streets. At just 16 years old, Cherice had been kicked out of home, having to move in with her other parent, who was later incarcerated. Despite juggling two jobs and school, she simply couldn’t afford the rent