Wraparound support in the Belconnen region
UnitingCare Kippax is a local charity located in West Belconnen, Canberra. Our doors are open to anyone who needs help.
hampers provided between July 2020 and June 2021
training places through SPARK in 2021
people employed through The Mower Shed since 2016
volunteers involved every year
Children deserve the best start in life. We actively deliver programs and collaborate with other agencies to help families connect and thrive.
Read more about our early childhood and family programs
UnitingCare Kippax is proud to be the auspicing body for A Village for Every Child. This is an initiative that is working in deep collaboration across sectors to ensure all children in Belconnen are physically, socially and emotionally ready to engage fully in learning and life. Together, we’re strengthening the system to support all families.
Finding employment and training opportunities can be challenging. With the right support, you can start on a meaningful pathway to the right job for you. Our social enterprise, The Mower Shed, offers excellent on-the-job training and valuable work experience leading to better future employment opportunities. SPARK delivers a unique training and employment initiative that focuses on engagement, training and employment programs for disadvantaged groups disconnected from employment.
Read more about our employment and training programs
Our programs and services continue to be needed in our community, with an increase in demand since the COVID-19 pandemic began.
Find out more about why we exist
We always need people in our community to chip in. Volunteers are the backbone to our services.
Read more about volunteering