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Children and Families


Kirami Intergenerational Playgroup connecting young and old

Anglicare Southern Queensland’s Children and Parenting Coordinators in the Fraser Coast region are connecting children from Fraser Coast Family Day Care with residents from Kirami Residential Aged Care Home in weekly playgroup sessions. This initiative is bringing joy, understanding and laughter for all those involved


Learning the art of conversation

“Conversation enables parents to learn about their child. At the same time, parents are contributing to their child’s learning and construction of meaning…Conversation enables connection and reinforces the critical bond between a parent and child, reflecting the shared love and trust that contribute to a positive wellbeing,” says Chris Curtain from Matthew Flinders Anglican College